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Table 3 Absolute and percentage change in nutrient composition in child-oriented products undergoing moderate or substantial reformulation between 2009 and 2011

From: A survey of the reformulation of Australian child-oriented food products

Product Brand Change kj % Change kj Change total fat (g) % Change total fat Change sat fat (g) % Change sat fat Change sugars (g) % Change sugars Change sodium (mg) % Change sodium Change fibre (g) % Change fibre
Biscuits: sweet
Tiny Teddies hundreds and thousands Arnotts 9 0.5 −0.6 −4.7 −1.1 −14.3 3.9 15.5 −93 −24.2 −0.3 −6.3
Uglies Paradise −20 −1.0 −0.8 −3.9 −2 −14.3 −1.2 −3.6 −20 −6.7 0.8 25.0
Wheelies Old fashion foods −205 −10.0 0 0.0 −2.3 −19.2 2 7.1 149 149.0   
Wagon wheels Arnotts −90 −4.7 −0.9 −5.4 −1.3 −10.4 0.9 2.1 −6 −5.0   
Breakfast cereals
Cheerios Uncle Tobys 0 0.0 0 0.0 −0.4 −40.0 0 0.0 −110 −22.0 0 0.0
Froot loops Kelloggs 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 60 14.6 0 0.0
Oats So tasty-now oats smooth & tasty Uncle Tobys −10 −0.6 −0.4 −5.8 −0.4 −25.0 −1.9 −7.1 5 20.0 0.2 2.8
Honey wheats Sanitarium 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 −315 −90.0 0 0.0
NesQuick cereal Nestle 0 0.0 −0.2 −5.0 −0.7 −43.8 −1.9 −6.0 10 4.2 3 57.7
Plus fibre lift Uncle Tobys −40 −2.7 −1.2 −40.0 −0.5 −62.5 −2.5 −9.6 20 19.0 2.4 17.6
Canned legumes
Baked beanz Heinz −150 −28.6 −3.5 −87.5 −0.9 −90.0 −2.1 −31.8 5 1.4 0.7 15.6
Cheese: hard, cheddar & semi-soft
Moo Zoo cheese Devondale 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 −300 −36.6   
Confectionary
Wonka red skins Nestle 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 84 933.3   
Dairy milk choc furry friends Cadburys 10 0.5 −0.1 −0.3 −0.5 −2.7 0.7 1.3 72 800.0   
Jurassic bitz and Magic fairy dust Dollar sweets 40 2.3 4 400.0 0.5 50.0 −5.5 −6.2 2 18.2   
100s & 1000s Dollar sweets −60 −3.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 −8.5 −9.6 11 100.0   
Milk choc gold coins Sorini −7 −0.3 3.3 12.4 −4.8 −28.6 −10.6 −17.5 27 26.2   
Strawberry clouds Joo Joos confectionary 50 3.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 −3.7 −5.7 −21 −52.5   
Starburst babies Mars −62 −4.5 −0.1 −50.0 0 0.0 −7 −13.5 −26 −53.1   
Allens chicos Nestle 0 0.0 0.1 10.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0   
Allens lollipops Nestle 20 1.2 −0.7 −70.0 0 0.0 −0.2 −0.3 −2 −6.7   
Dairy snack foods
Calci yum custard Fonterra 3 0.8 0.1 6.3 0.1 9.1 −0.3 −2.5 2 3.3 0.1 50.0
Yo go mix National foods 36 5.2 1.6 27.6 0.8 22.2 −0.7 −3.4 −3 −3.6   
Milo mousse Nestle 36 6.4 2.6 89.7 1.8 78.3 −0.7 −4.3     
Ice creams & milk-based ice confections
Paddle pop Steets 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 −84 −61.8   
Billabong Nestle peters 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 −75 −50.0   
Jelly              
Aeroplane jelly Aeroplane 42 18.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 3.8 35.2 29 966.7   
Miscellaneous
Mainland munchables M&Ms Mainland 20 1.4 0.4 2.0 0.3 2.4 −3.3 −19.8 18 2.3   
Milk: flavoured
Nesquick Nestle −40 −2.3 −3 −100.0 −1.9 −100.0 18.5 22.9 5 100.0   
Milk flavouring straws Sipahh 28 1.8 0.3 100.0 0.2 200.0 0.3 0.6 6.2 24.1   
Nut spreads
Smooth peanut butter Kraft −2 −0.1 −1.1 −2.1 2.1 22.6 0.7 9.5 0 0.0   
Processed fruit
Splat fruit puree Heinz −30 −10.7 −0.1 −33.3 −0.1 −100.0 0.4 3.0 8 160.0   
Processed fruit dried
Sultanas mini packs Sunbeam −50 −3.7 −0.4 −40.0 −0.7 −70.0 1 1.6 −36 −78.3 −1.3 −21.7
Fruit poles (apple, pear & strawb) Golden days 90 7.7 1 500.0 0.3 300.0 −7 −11.7 −4 −5.7 −3.6 −24.0
Fruity Bites (strappleberry) Go natural −9 −0.6 1.9 23.8 0.9 22.0 5.8 14.6 −2.4 −15.6 2.5 37.3
Processed meat etc. crumbed or coated
Captain birdseye fish fingers Birdseye 72 9.0 0.2 2.4 0.2 28.6 1   19 8.8   
Batman snacks (now ‘dino snacks’) Steggles −18 −2.3 0.3 4.0 −0.5 −25.0 1.1 366.7 −215 −41.0   
Fairy shapes (tempura style chicken Steggles −124 −14.4 −2.9 −27.9 −0.7 −25.0 0.8 400.0 −104 −26.1   
Ready to eat pasta/rice/noodle products
Spaghetti shapes Heinz 20 7.4 −0.1 −25.0 0 0.0 −0.2 −5.4 −175 −50.7 0.2 25.0
Kid’s kitchen Hormel 0 0.0 0 0.0 −1.6 −45.7 0 0.0 0 0.0   
Spag-a-saurus pasta SPC 49 17.7 0.2 66.7 0 0.0 −0.9 −19.1 −20 −5.7 0.4 50.0
Savoury dry snack foods
Monster rice sticks Mammee 70 3.6 −0.5 −2.4 −0.8 −8.6 0.8 10.3 −140 −20.6 −0.7 −6.8
Snack food bars              
K time twists Kelloggs 20 1.4 0.8 13.8 0.4 50.0 0 0.0 −20 −11.1 0 0.0
Milo energy bars Nestle −20 −1.3 0.1 1.9 −0.3 −15.0 −7.4 −24.7 0 0.0 −0.7 −8.8
Nutrigrain bar Kellogs −10 −0.6 −0.6 −6.1 −0.4 −4.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 −0.2 −10.0
Soups
2 Minute noodles Maggi −26 −6.7 2.8 466.7 1.5   −0.5 −50.0 −48 −12.7   
Yoghurts and drinkable yoghurts
Vaalia kids yoghurt vanilla Parmalat 15 4.0 0.1 3.8 0.2 12.5 0.1 0.9 −23 −31.1   
Fruit flavoured yoghurt fruit mix Yoplait −194 −35.3 −0.46 −20.0 −0.3 −20.0 −9 −43.3 −13 −23.2   
HannaMontana yoghurt (CalciYum toy story) Nestle −30 −7.0 −0.6 −19.4 −0.5 −22.7 −0.8 −6.1 6 15.8   
Petit miam Yoplait −35 −6.8 0 0.0 0.1 3.3 −2 −13.9 −8 −11.1   
Squezzie yoghurt Dairy farmers −83 −18.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 −4.3 −26.2 −14 −23.7   
Yoghurt with real fruit Dora explorer Pauls −8 −2.2 0 0.0 0.1 6.3 −1.2 −10.8 −21 −28.4   
Smackers fruitilicious yoghurt tube YoPlait −92 −20.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 −5.2 −30.1 −23 −33.8