Healthier lunch and break food can boost employee productivity and brain power by 20 percent or more, per the World Health Organization. Higher-quality snacks could help your firm unlock cultural benefits like productivity, energy, engagement and morale.
Leading Organizations Are Snacking Healthier
The rise in break room culture and competition for talent has led some brands to elevate their snacks. Among these is iRobot, whose staff love spicy hummus. CEO Colin Angle says it’s a decent stand-in for buffalo wings.
Wayfair’s talent noshes on a laundry list of healthy snacks for the office, including popcorn, granola and pita chips. Other companies who’ve made the commitment to healthier food include Google, Alexza Pharmaceuticals and Trading Technologies.
50 Healthy Snacks for the Office in 2018
50 mg of caffeine and energizing B vitamins for fuel and focus.
100 percent real fruit and antioxidants.
Protein-rich without unhealthy preservatives or excess sodium.
A double-whammy of heart-healthy fats and whole grains.
No corn syrup and 1.5 less grams of fat per serving than the Original Wheat Thins.
Free of common allergens, vegan-friendly and tasty.
Team members on a low-sodium diet can enjoy this tropical trail mix.
Single-serve bars of caffeine-boosted dark chocolate!
A satisfying blend of whole grain popcorn, Himalayan salt and coconut oil.
Contains 35 percent of the recommended daily intake of dietary fiber.
Cheesy chips made healthy with 50 percent less fat.
Made from superfoods spirulina and bananas, this bar is loaded with protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals.
Vegan, gluten-free granola is surprisingly delicious enjoyed plain or with milk.
Contain heart-healthy ingredients like organic brown rice and quinoa.
Marinated in a delicious blend of black pepper, brown sugar and apple.
A paleo-friendly blend of grass-fed meat and organic fruit.
17. AG Smoked Almond
Packed with health, including vitamin E, B vitamins, magnesium, calcium and protein.
Crunch on a variety of fun shapes with this all-natural snack mix.
With 20 grams of protein and zero grams of sugar.
These instant oatmeal mixes are filled with real fruit and nut add-ins.
Made with real blue potatoes, these healthier chips are perfect with salsa or solo.
Not only are pistachios divine, but they’re the lowest-fat nut!
Tate’s cookies are flavor-rich and all-natural.
Each bar is made from just one apple and 12 strawberries.
This sweet-and-salty snack is indulgent alone or over oatmeal.
These baked sweet chips are the next best thing to churros.
This superfood is loaded with antioxidants, calcium and vitamins.
Fat-free, crunchy and offered in single-serve bags.
With a company tagline of “no b.s.,” these healthy bars are all-natural.
30. Sahale Snacks
With flavor combinations like pomegranate vanilla, Sahale’s trail mixes are addicting.
Free of any added sugar, these fruit and nut bars are gluten-free!
32. Quest Bars
These high-protein, low-carb bars boast the “perfect nutritional profile.”
33. Ranch Dip Cups
Single-serve, 1.5-ounce cups of ranch dressing make veggies fun.
34. Pretzel Crisps
Baked pretzel chips crunch well alone or with dip.
A cross between a chip and almost guilt-free caramel corn.
Even the spice-lovers on your team will be sweating.
Peeled Snacks are high-quality, all-natural dried fruit.
Nourish snacks blend whole grains, chia seeds and fruit.
Divine flavor, crunchy oats and organic almonds meet in “protein bar heaven.”
40. Oreo Crisps
All the fun of Oreos, with 100 calories and no trans fat.
41. Organic Salsa
This condiment is vegan, gluten-free and veggie-rich.
Single-serve instant oatmeal in flavors like apple cinnamon and maple nut.
Better beef jerky from just grass-fed meat and organic seasonings.
Cravings are no match for Nibmor’s organic dark chocolate treats.
“Premium snack bars”: the perfect blend of sweetness, spice and crunch.
“Smooshing” together chunky peanuts and dates makes a brilliant bar.
Fig cookies just got healthier.
Salty, crunchy and dangerously good with hummus.
Blended veggies and potatoes will sing in your mouth.
50. Organic Hummus
Everything tastes better dipped in savory, blended organic garbanzos.
Everyone Wins With Healthy Snacks for the Office
Options for healthy snacks for the office aren’t limited to lettuce or fresh fruit. With today’s talent committed to a healthier lifestyle, the latest innovations in the health food are more varied and way tastier.
Corporate Essentials offers hundreds of choices for healthy office snacks, from fruit bars to protein cereal and well beyond, as well as healthy drinks like on-tap Kombucha. With a taste for the finer, healthier things in life, our culture experts can help you stock your break room with all the right stuff for 2018.