Struggling to decide what to pack for lunchboxes? Are the kids tired of eating the same old things? Have you ever considered the FUTURELIFE® bars as an addition? No, those are too delicious to be healthy? Well here’s a bit of info about why they would make a great snack choice for lunchboxes.
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION & COMMENTS
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION PER SERVING SIZE
|BAR||ENERGY (kJ)||PROTEIN (g)||CARBS (g)||SUGAR (g)||FAT (g)||SATURATED FAT (g)|
|High Energy Peanut Butter Crunch (40g)||567||6.4||19||10.9||3.4||0.8|
|High Energy Strawberry Crunch (40g)||550||5.6||20||12.6||2.8||1.3|
|High Energy Choc Strawberry Crunch (40g)||608||5.1||21||14.1||4.6||3.1|
|High Protein Chocolate crunch (50g)||733||10.9||14||10.7||6.5||4.0|
|High Protein Peanut Butter Crunch (50g)||735||11.1||13||9.8||6.4||3.5|
|High Protein LITE Chocolate Crunch (40g)||529||8.7||8||6.2||4.2||2.8|
|High Protein LITE Peanut Butter Crunch (40g)||572||8.8||7||5.8||4.9||2.5|
|Crunch Protein Bar (40g)||607||8.5||12||9.0||6.7||4.8|
|Crunch Protein Bar (12g)||182||2.5||4||2.7||2.0||1.4|
As can be seen from the table above, the following is noted:
- All the FUTURELIFE® bars have a moderate total fat amount.
- All the FUTURELIFE® bars, except the High Energy SmartBars are high in protein. Protein will keep your child fuller for longer and assist with concentration in the classroom.
- These bars are nutrient dense, giving you a far greater nutritional value than the average alternative.
|The FUTURELIFE® High Energy SmartBar is high GI, providing fast-acting energy for immediate use. This makes it ideal for before or during sport, where you require rapid access to energy to carry you through training or a match. It also contains electrolytes which are essential for muscle functioning and proper hydration. It contains MODUCARE®, which is a daily immune supplement that has been clinically proven to help restore the balance of the immune system. It is also free from gluten, wheat, egg and nuts (except peanut butter crunch variant).|
|The FUTURELIFE® High Protein SmartBar is low GI, keeping your child fuller for longer and assisting with glucose management. Being low GI, it is a great snack option in the day, lasting you until your next meal. It is high in protein and contains SmartProtein3D, which is a scientific blend of 3 protein sources (whey, soy isolate and caseinate), in order to provide a more balanced amino acid profile. This protein profile also makes this bar an excellent choice for sport, where it should be consumed after activity, providing a source of carbohydrates and protein to assist recovery. It contains soy lecithin which helps to improve brain function. It also contains electrolytes and MODUCARE®. It is free from gluten, wheat, egg and nuts (except peanut butter crunch variant).|
|The FUTURELIFE® High Protein LITE SmartBar is also low GI, making it a good snack option. It is also formulated to contain SmartProtein3D, making it ideal for sport. It has 25-28% less sugar and 9% less fat when compared to FUTURELIFE® High Protein SmartBar. So for those of you who wish to consume less of these nutrients – this is the bar for you! It also contains soy lecithin, electrolytes and MODUCARE®. It is free from gluten, wheat, egg and nuts (except peanut butter crunch variant).|
|The FUTURELIFE® Crunch Protein Bar is high in protein and is a source of fibre. It is recommended that you consider this bar as a treat! In general, it is lower in energy, sugar and fat and contains more protein than other chocolate bars, making it a healthier option for treating yourself. The 12g bite-size bars make a perfect lunchbox treat, especially for kids as it assists with portion control once the sweet tooth bites. These come in a packet of 10 and are very reasonably priced. It contains soy lecithin. It contains gluten, peanuts, soy and barley – so be aware for those with allergies to these!|
These bars offer you convenience with peace of mind and you can be quite sure your child will be that much more excited to open his/ her lunchbox if there is a FUTURELIFE® bar hidden inside.