Erin Miller, Marketing Director
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FlapJacked Introduces High Protein and Probiotic Functional Mighty Muffins Fortified with GanedenBC30
The first of its kind microwaveable muffins with probiotics are now available in 4 flavors nationwide
CLEVELAND, OH (December 8, 2015) – Functional pancake and muffin company, FlapJacked, and Ganeden, the makers of the patented probiotic GanedenBC30, have teamed up to launch Mighty Muffins; protein and probiotic muffins for mindful eaters.
Mighty Muffins are certified gluten-free, protein-packed and high-fiber muffins developed with balanced nutrition and convenience in mind. Mighty Muffins packs 20 grams of protein, under 230 calories, and the benefits of the patented probiotic GanedenBC30 into each container. Simply add water, microwave for about 35 seconds and you have a delicious meal or snack on the go.
FlapJacked has quickly grown to over 8,000 retail locations at the end of Q3 2015."Our growth is driven by quality products and fueled by consumer demand for convenient 'better for you' foods," said Jennifer Bacon, Co-Founder of FlapJacked. "Mighty Muffins were developed under the promise to deliver high quality, healthy, and convenient foods that cater to today’s on-the-go lifestyles. Being a functional, protein-packed, and convenient product, positions FlapJacked to partner with retailers who are focused on providing functional foods to deliver on growing consumer demands.”
FlapJacked Mighty Muffins are now available for purchase online and in stores across the United States and Canada. Mighty Muffins come in four mouthwatering flavors, and are enjoyed in single-serve microwavable cups:
- Cinnamon Apple - Moist and decadent but not overly sweet. Made with gluten-free oats, real pieces of apple and sweet cinnamon morsels fill every bite. The probiotic GanedenBC30 has been added to help support immune health as part of a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.
- Double Chocolate - Chocolate cravings are about to be satisfied! Not too sweet, this Mighty Muffin is the ultimate dark chocolate treat. Made with hearty gluten-free oats, natural cocoa powder, chunks of pure bittersweet chocolate, and GanedenBC30 for immune health support.
- Peanut Butter (NEW) - A peanut butter lover’s dream. Made with roasted Virginia peanuts, hearty gluten-free oats, GanedenBC30 probiotics, and real peanut butter chips that will melt into creamy goodness with every bite.
- Maple Pumpkin (NEW) - Distinctive and delicious. Made with hearty gluten-free oats, real pumpkin, aromatic spices, GanedenBC30 probiotics, and topped off with sweet maple morsels that melt in the mouth.
For more information, please visit FlapJacked.com.
Ganeden is at the forefront of probiotic research and product development with an extensive library of published studies and more than 100 patents for probiotic technologies in the food, beverage, animal health, sports nutrition and personal care ingredients markets. Ganeden is best known for GanedenBC30® (Bacillus coagulans GBI-30, 6086), its patented, FDA GRAS, non-GMO, highly stable probiotic ingredient. Ganeden's newest ingredient, Bonicel, is the first science-backed, probiotic-derived, personal care ingredient shown to dramatically reduce signs of aging. For more information about Ganeden and licensing opportunities visit GanedenProbiotics.com.
FlapJacked was founded in 2012 by Jennifer and David Bacon as a result of making changes to their diet to better serve the needs of their 5 children including their son Jace, who has Autism. Nutrition and fitness are always at the forefront for the FlapJacked Founders and their family. FlapJacked products are developed with specific goals in mind - to be delicious, protein-packed, fiber-rich and easy to prepare (just add water). FlapJacked can be found within the USA and Canada including retailers such as REI, Kroger, GNC, Vitamin Shoppe. To learn more about FlapJacked, visit Flapjacked.com.
GanedenBC30® (Bacillus coagulans GBI-30, 6086), Ganeden’s patented probiotic ingredient that can be found in more than 150 leading food, beverage, sports nutrition and companion animal products around the world. Unlike most other probiotic strains, GanedenBC30 is a spore-former which makes it highly stable and allows it to remain viable through most manufacturing processes, three years of shelf life and the low pH of stomach acid. The efficacy of GanedenBC30 is backed by over 20 published studies showing safety, digestive and immune support and GanedenBC30 has an exceptional safety record with FDA GRAS status from the United States FDA. It can be formulated into virtually any food, beverage or companion animal product that is baked, boiled, frozen or squeezed…. including all hot or refrigerated beverages! For more information, please visit GanedenBC30.com.