Pound of Ground (poundofground.com), Greeley, Colo., introduces thin, restaurant-style beef patties that cook from frozen in a skillet in 5 to 6 minutes. Made from pure, 80% lean natural beef and no fillers, additives, preservatives or artificial ingredients, Pound of Ground Burger Thins come in three varieties: 100% Pure Beef, 100% Grass Fed and Steakhouse Seasoned. Packed nine to a case, each 1-pound package includes six 2.6-ounce patties — a popular size in the foodservice channel that’s difficult to find at retail. SRP is $6.29. The Pure Beef variety is also available in 4-pound club-size packages.
Milwaukee-based Urban Pie Pizza Co., part of Palermo Villa Inc., is entering the snack category with a new line of Mini Calzones. Each of the