Merita introduces nutrient-enhanced bread

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Merita, a brand of Hostess Brands, Irving, TX, offers two new bread varieties with added nutrition. The Smartwhite bread contains 5 g of fiber and 50 Cal per slice. The Made with Whole Grain white bread features 8 g of whole grains per serving. Both varieties contain the calcium of an 8-oz glass of milk and one-third less sodium than traditional white bread, and they qualify as a good source of nine vitamins and minerals. The breads retail for $1.99 to $2.49 and feature a packaging update that includes a new logo and richer colors.