Walpole, MA Today, Fancypants Baking Co., the brand on a mission to make cookies that are always delicious, natural, non-GMO, nut-free and hypoallergenic, announces two new cookie flavors to its line of cookies baked with ingredients Recycled: Recycled Double Chocolate Chip Cookies ($4.99) and Recycled Oatmeal Vanilla Cookies ($4.99). These additions expand their upcycled product line that debuted with Okara Chocolate Chip Cookies in September 2020. Both new flavors further the company’s mission to reduce food waste while creating delicious snacks embodied by company motto, Eat a Snack, Save the Planet!
The recycled ingredient in Upcycled Double Chocolate Chip Cookies is Coffee Cherry, the by-product of the coffee bean harvesting process. “Each year over 15 billion pounds of coffee cherries are wasted, a number that will continue to rise if we do nothing,” says Fancypants founder Maura Duggan.
Fancypants is proud to partner with Imperfect Foods, the leading online grocer dedicated to eliminating food waste and building a better food system, for the exclusive launch of the two new cookie flavors. Imperfect Food sources excess food and imperfect products directly from farmers, growers and food suppliers and delivers these products directly to customers’ doorsteps through a customizable, time-saving subscription service. money and save the planet.
“The continued partnership between Fancypants and Imperfect Foods is exciting,” said Martha Hale, director of merchandising at Imperfect Foods. “We share the common goal of reducing food waste in our communities. By working together, we are able to introduce Fancypants cookies to customers who invest in this same goal every week.
Starting today, customers can add Recycled Vanilla Oatmeal and Double Chocolate Chip Cookies to weekly boxes as part of Imperfect Foods’ fully customizable service. The cookies are packaged in 100% recyclable plastic clamshell containers (14 ounces). All Fancypants cookies are baked using certified non-GMO ingredients, are peanut and tree nut free, and kosher certified. Also look for the original Upcycled Fancypants cookie, Okara Chocolate Chip.
About Fancypants Baking Co.
Fancypants Baking Co. is a Better-For-You cookie maker, producing cookies for the fresh bakery and grocery aisles of natural, conventional, club and online platforms nationwide. Fancypants exclusively uses project-verified non-GMO, nut-free ingredients and plant-based dyes, allowing them to capture the growing segment of the population that is focused on healthier snacking, food allergy awareness and clean and sustainable ingredients. Fancypants operates a Global Food Safety Initiative audited manufacturing facility with a perfect AA rating from BRC International. For more information, visit fancypantsbakery.com
About Imperfect Foods
Founded in 2015, Imperfect Foods is an online grocery store reinventing grocery delivery for a kinder, less wasteful world. They provide thoughtful eaters with sustainable and affordable groceries that make the weekly chore of grocery shopping an enjoyable and effortless experience. With scheduled weekly deliveries, they help their customers save time, money and the planet. Since 2015, Imperfect Foods has recovered over 139 million pounds of food.