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Ready Pac goes Italian with Caprese Bistro Bowl Salad

Ready Pac has added a new item to its Bistro Bowl offerings: the Caprese Bistro Bowl Salad, a 210-calorie salad that includes mozzarella over ripened tomatoes with a tangy balsamic drizzle.redpak

Ready Pac expects its latest release to quickly become a customer favorite. The single-serve, complete meal is based on the latest restaurant trends.

According to Technomic, Caprese salads have been growing on menus for five years and are still running strong (37.1 percent increase in mentions on national restaurant menus since 2009). Ready Pac carefully crafted the Caprese to follow a classic Bistro-authentic recipe consisting of Arugula and Spring Mix, fresh mozzarella pearls, grape tomatoes and a balsamic vinaigrette dressing.

“We have built a reputation for delivering inventive new flavors, but we also have a soft spot for the classics,” Tristan Simpson, vice president of corporate communications at Ready Pac, said in a press release. “We’re eager to provide consumers with a flavor that didn’t previously exist in this category. The Caprese Bistro Bowl Salad takes customers out of their busy week for a moment, which is fantastic because everyone deserves some time to slow down.”

The Caprese Bistro Bowl Salad has a recommended MSRP of $3.99, is currently available in Safeway and is slated for national distribution soon. Its new branding and packaging design is reminiscent of a trendy sidewalk café that emphasizes the fresh restaurant-inspired flavors found in each Bistro Bowl Salad and Bistro Bowl Wrap Kit.

To learn more about Ready Pac Bistro line, in addition to their extended range fresh-cut offerings, visit http://www.readypac.com/products/.