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Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP Adds New Innovations -White Cheddar Puffs and Sea Salt Air-Popped Popcorn - to its Growing Snack Portfolio

New snacks join existing lineup of ready-to-eat and microwave popcorn varieties

CHICAGO, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, a brand of Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE: CAG), and the fastest growing ready-to-eat popcorn brand in the U.S.,1  is introducing two new snacks: Sea Salt Air-Popped Popcorn and White Cheddar Puffs. The Sea Salt Air-Popped popcorn joins the lineup of the brand's existing ready-to-eat popcorn varieties, and White Cheddar Puffs are a new product innovation made with the same real, simple ingredients that fans know and love.

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Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP Sea Salt Air-Popped Popcorn is made with just three ingredients – premium tender-white popcorn, 100% avocado oil and French Sea Salt – and contains 35 calories per popped cup. White Cheddar Puffs are a crunchy corn snack baked with real cheddar cheese. In addition to White Cheddar Puffs being available in the standard 6-ounce bag, it also comes in convenient individually pre-portioned 1-ounce snack bags, making it perfect for school lunches and on-the-go snacking. Both items are gluten-free and Non-GMO Project Verified.

"We're excited to continue introducing new ways for consumers to enjoy Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP," said Kevin Moses, Senior Brand Manager, Popcorn at Conagra Brands. "The addition of White Cheddar Puffs gives us the chance to expand beyond popcorn, but still deliver on the promise of a hugely flavorful eating experience in a new format. With Sea Salt Air-Popped Popcorn, we now offer a ready-to-eat popcorn made with avocado oil and French Sea Salt that contains 35 calories per popped cup that doesn't sacrifice on flavor or real, simple ingredients."

Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP is committed to making snacks that consumers can feel good about eating. In addition to the new products, fans can continue to enjoy the brand's wide variety of ready-to-eat popcorn flavors, including favorites like Sea Salt and Sweet & Salty Kettle Corn, to more indulgent flavors like Dark Chocolaty Sea Salt Drizzled Kettle Corn. Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP also expanded to introduce Microwave Popcorn in 2018, which comes in Sea Salt, Real Butter and Lightly Sweet Kettle Corn.

Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP Sea Salt Air-Popped Popcorn and White Cheddar Puffs are rolling onto store shelves now. Sea Salt Air-Popped Popcorn has a suggested retail price of $3.49 for a 4.2 oz. bag. White Cheddars Puffs has a suggested retail price of $3.49 for a 6 oz. bag, also available in a 6-pack of 1 oz. snack bags for $5.49

Visit www.boomchickapop.com to learn more about Sea Salt Air-Popped Popcorn and White Cheddar Puffs, as well as the full line of ready-to-eat and microwave popcorn varieties. To stay up on the latest news from Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, follow along on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

About Conagra Brands 
Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE: CAG), headquartered in Chicago, is one of North America's leading branded food companies. Guided by an entrepreneurial spirit, Conagra Brands combines a rich heritage of making great food with a sharpened focus on innovation. The company's portfolio is evolving to satisfy people's changing food preferences. Conagra's iconic brands, such as Birds Eye®, Marie Callender's®, Banquet®, Healthy Choice®, Slim Jim®, Reddi-wip®, and Vlasic®, as well as emerging brands, including Angie's® BOOMCHICKAPOP®, Duke's®, Earth Balance®, Gardein®, and Frontera®, offer choices for every occasion. For more information, visit www.conagrabrands.com

For more information, please contact: 
Caroline Regan
Cone Communications
(617) 939-8419
cregan@conecomm.com

Caitlin Davy
Conagra Brands 
(312) 549 -5518
Caitlin.Davy@conagra.com

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Conagra Brands, Inc., headquartered in Chicago, is one of North America's leading branded food companies. (PRNewsfoto/Conagra Brands)

SOURCE Conagra Foods