T&HLemRaspChewiesTorie & Howard’s newly introduced Chewie Fruities organic, Non-GMO chewy candy has rapidly gained distribution, and the candy will first be available at retail through Kings Food Markets.
The sale to Kings, headquartered in Parsippany, N.J., is through UNFI of Providence, R.I., said Torie Burke, company co-founder. Chewie Fruities also now are available domestically through Associated Buyers of Barrington, N.H.; European Imports, Chicago; Quality Frozen Foods, Brooklyn, N.Y., and for export through Healthy Options, Quezon City, Philippines, and United Overseas Food Corporation, Fort Washington, Pa.
The organic chewy candy also has been approved through KeHE Distributors, Naperville, Ill.; Crown Pacific, Kent, Wash.; Nassau Candy, Hicksville, N.Y.; Gourmet Trading Company, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada; Paradigm Foodworks, Lake Oswego, Ore.; Supervalu International, Tacoma, Wash., City Super Export, Hong Kong, and others, Burke said.
Chewie Fruities are available in three sophisticated flavor duos including Italian Tarocco Blood Orange and Wildflower Honey, California Pomegranate and Sweet Freestone Nectarine, and Meyer Lemon and Raspberry. A flavor assortment also is available. The candy is made in the U.S.A. and one serving provides the daily requirement of Vitamin C. Candies are individually wrapped in gusseted 4-ounce peg packs as well as a display shipper and have a suggested retail price of $3.99. They are available six to a case and 48 to a master case. Chewie Fruities are USDA organic and kosher certified and contain no GMOs, preservatives or artificial dyes. They also are free from major allergens, including soy, wheat, gluten, nuts, and dairy. More information is available by calling 1-888-826-9554 or online at
About Torie & Howard:
Torie & Howard is a producer of all natural, organic, Non-GMO candy designed to satisfy consumers with discriminating palates who crave healthy, yet indulgent, snacks.  The candy is USDA Organic and kosher certified.  The company was launched by color consultant Torie Burke and interior designer Howard Slatkin in early 2012 with headquarters in New Milford, Conn.  In keeping with its pledge to produce snacks in ways that are as health-friendly, eco-friendly and socially conscious as possible, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Autism Speaks.  The candy is available nationally through foodservice and about 5,000 retailers, including Whole Foods, The Fresh Market, H-E-B, Kings, Balducci’s, Dean & Deluca, Earth Fare, Central Market, select CVS stores, and online at  More information is available by calling 1-888-826-9554 or connecting via, and

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