Armour Introduces New Sauce & Meatballs

LISLE, Ill., Nov. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Armour is once again making great meals, easy. Already the makers of delicious and convenient products including frozen meatballs, pepperoni, and portable meal kits, Armour will now offer frozen sauce and meatballs in a microwaveable bag.

Armour’s 20 oz. Sauce & Meatballs Original Meatballs in Marinara Sauce

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Armour Sauce & Meatballs are perfect for the busy household. This fully cooked meal solution is convenient to prepare and sure to please the whole family; simply heat in the microwaveable bag, add pasta or a sub roll, and you have a delicious and easy meal in minutes.

"Armour is always looking for new ways to make great tasting meals,” said Jennifer Zmrhal, Smithfield Foods senior director of marketing. "Armour Sauce & Meatballs are a delicious and convenient meal solution that is ready to eat in minutes. This is yet another great meal solution from Armour for busy households."

New Armour Sauce & Meatballs are currently available at select grocers across the country with additional distribution planned throughout the remainder of the year. Sauce & Meatballs are available in two varieties – Original Meatballs in Marinara Sauce and Original Meatballs in Spicy Arrabbiata Sauce – both are offered in 20-ounce microwaveable bags. Find them in the frozen food aisle, and visit for more information.

Armour is a brand of Smithfield Foods.

About Armour
With America's favorite frozen meatballs, LunchMakers portable meal kits, and pepperoni products, Armour® is proud to be a trusted brand that provides convenient, delicious and affordable meal options for smart, sensible families since 1867.

About Smithfield Foods
Smithfield Foods is a $14 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer. In the United States, the company is also the leader in numerous packaged meats categories with popular brands including Smithfield®, Eckrich®, Nathan's Famous®, Farmland®, Armour®, John Morrell®, Cook's®, Kretschmar®, Gwaltney®, Curly's®, Margherita®, Carando®, Healthy Ones®, Krakus®, Morliny®, and Berlinki®. Smithfield Foods is committed to providing good food in a responsible way and maintains robust animal care, community involvement, employee safety, environmental and food safety and quality programs. For more information, visit

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Source:Smithfield Foods