Kraft Dressings Spice Up Better-For-You Salads

GLENVIEW, IL (September 8, 2010) Kraft Foodservice is increasing its efforts to help operators add on-trend flavor to salads without adding a lot of fat or calories. The manufacturer of such popular better-for-you brands as KRAFT FREE Dressing and KRAFT LIGHT Dressing now offers 10 varieties of fat-free and reduced-fat dressings. Plus, Kraft Foodservice is giving operators free access to an online database featuring nearly 300 easy-to-prepare recipes for KRAFT LIGHT Dressings and KRAFT FREE Dressings.

Consumers continue to search for better-for-you alternatives like salads when dining out. In fact, 71 percent of people eat salads because they perceive them to be healthy.1 But there is also a growing demand across all consumer segments for hot, spicy and Mexican flavors.2 Using KRAFT FREE Ranch Dressing and the recipe for Spicy Corn Mexicali Salad with Chipotle Ranch Dressing (available at kraftfoodservice.com), operators can deliver on these “hot†trends with a salad that contains fewer than 450 calories.

In addition to Ranch Fat Free Dressing, the KRAFT FREE portfolio includes French-Style Fat Free Dressing, Thousand Island Fat Free Dressing, Italian Fat Free Dressing, CATALINA Fat Free Dressing and Raspberry Vinaigrette Fat Free Dressing. KRAFT LIGHT products include Ranch Reduced Fat Dressing, Golden Caeser, CATALINA Reduced Fat Dressing and Italian Reduced Fat Dressing.

More on-trend, better-for-you recipes and information about KRAFT LIGHT Dressings and KRAFT FREE Dressings can be found at kraftfoodservice.com.