SOURCE: Turbana Plantain Chips

Turbana Plantain Chips

October 11, 2011 09:32 ET

Snack Food Lovers Rejoice With Turbana's Flavor Packed Plantain Chips

All-Natural Plantain Chips Available in Six Delicious Flavors Including Chili, Chili-Lime, Lime, Sweet, Lightly Salted and Garlic

CORAL GABLES, FL--(Marketwire - Oct 11, 2011) - Snack food lovers are eating up Turbana's latest product, flavor packed plantain chips. Made from all-natural ingredients, the plantain chips contain 30 percent less fat than potato chips and are also free of trans fats, GMO, cholesterol, gluten, preservatives and additives. Turbana Plantain Chips offer a powerful punch in flavor and crunch -- delivering a fun, new snacking experience perfect for any occasion.

Healthier eating continues to be a major talking point around the country and Turbana has taken note by freshly harvesting plantains and using only vegetable oil, salt and natural flavorings. By processing them in a state-of-the art facility, Turbana ensures only minimal absorption of oil. With the potato chip representing a top snack food item for most Americans, Turbana is able to reach this audience base and offer a healthier alternative with its plantain chips.

"The growth we have already witnessed since our launch is amazing. We receive emails regularly from our customers letting us know that they love our chips and more specifically, which flavor they are currently addicted to," said Marion Tabard, marketing director of Turbana. "We love that the public is already responding so positively to our product and look forward to expanding our consumer base."

Turbana Plantain Chips can be enjoyed chip by chip, with your favorite dip or in a soup or salad. Whether it is for family gatherings, holiday parties or simply to savor for yourself, Turbana has the perfect flavor combinations for even the pickiest snack food enthusiasts.

Turbana is now offering free shipping for orders of $30 or more at http://platanicious.elsstore.com/ by simply inputting "halloweenfreeship" in the coupon/promo code box at checkout. Valid now through October 14, 2011.

Visit www.platanicious.com for more information on Turbana and its products.

About Turbana Plantain Chips:
Turbana is owned by Uniban, the largest grower-owned banana company and the largest exporter of plantains in the world, and by Fyffes, one of the largest tropical produce importers and distributors in Europe. Turbana is a vertically integrated company that operates everything from their own farms, protective plastics, cardboard boxes, international shipping, and sourcing. Turbana Plantain Chips are the latest addition to the Turbana brand. The chips are tasty mouthfuls of flavor, texture and crunch. Made from freshly harvested plantains, and available in six yummy natural flavors, including Chili, Lime, Chili-Lime, Salted, Sweet and Garlic, they're a great alternative to potato chips and other snacks. For more information, please visit www.platanicious.com.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Katie Lister
    For Turbana
    Office: 407.767.0452 ext. 229
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