Frequently Asked Questions
What is the nutritional value of RiPS pouches?
RiPS are equal to ½ cup fruit under the USDA nutritional guidelines. Alliance for a Healthier Generation approved flavors contain 100% Vitamin C, 10% Vitamin A, and 10% Vitamin D
How long does it take RiPS to freeze?
Freezing Boxed Pouches - Place in freezer 3-5 days prior to serving.
Freezing Unboxed Pouches - Keep in plastic bag or put on trays. Place in freezer 1-2 days prior to serving.
Do RiPS have to
be stored in the freezer?
RiPs are shelf stable and can
be stored at room temperature
What is the shelf life of RiPS?
Are RiPS served
Serving Instructions: Remove from freezer 10-20 minutes before
serving. Place on trays or in pans. Re-freeze leftover RiPS for future use.
What can RiPS be
used for besides a la carte feeding?
RiPS served as a beverage on the lunch tray
build tray line participation from 5-15%. Also great for early dismissals, field
trips, sporting events, and summer feeding,
How many flavors
of RiPS are there?
7 nutritious flavors: Natural Blue Raspberry, Kiwi Strawberry, Orange Mango,
Dragon Punch, Sour Apple, Frozen Lemonade, Cherry Limeade
What kind of
marketing support is available to promote RiPS?
Monthly theme promotions, posters, and student contests are all used to raise
awareness and drive sales.
How many RiPS
pouches to a case?
How many cases
of RiPS to a pallet?
Can RiPS be
ordered from a local distributor?
Many broad line distributors stock RiPS. Call 800-510-8890 to find best
option for your area..
What is the
minimum order to purchase?
One mixed pallet of 80 cases for direct shipments