FitPickĀ® Program

Vending Machines Atlanta

At Eagle Vending we not only appreciate a companyā€™s/schoolā€™s desire to offer healthy snacks and beverages to their employees/students but encourage it. And as part of NAMA (the National Automatic Merchandising Association), we are proud to offer a large variety of snacks and beverages that are:

  • Low in sugar, fat, sodium and cholesterol
  • High in protein
  • Gluten-free
  • All natural
  • Organic

Healthy Vending Machines Atlanta




What is FitPickĀ®

FitPickĀ® is a healthy vending and micro market labeling program, created by NAMA in 2005, to help vending operators and consumers identify products that meet recognized nutrition guides for adults.

  Fit PickĀ®
(250 calorie)
Fit PickĀ®
(100 calorie)
CALORIES 250 or less 100 or less
FAT 10g or less 3.5g or less
SATURATED FAT 3g or less 1g or less
TRANS FAT 0g 0g
SUGAR 20g or less 8g or less
SODIUM 230mg or less 230mg or less

Note: the values listed are the upper limit and as calories decrease, the allowances for fat and sugar decrease accordingly.


What is FitPickĀ® Select

FitPickĀ® Select is the FitPickĀ® programming component that was specifically designed to help vending operators meet strict school guidelines and ensure healthy options for children's diets are readily available in schools and after school activity centers.


  FitPickĀ® SELECT / USDA SMART SNACKS IN SCHOOLS
CALORIES 200 or less
FAT 8g or less (ā‰¤35% of calories)
SATURATED FAT 2g or less (<10% of calories)
TRANS FAT 0g
SUGAR 18g or less (ā‰¤35% of weight)
SODIUM 200mg or less


In addition to the above nutrient standards, any food sold in schools must meet at least one of the following four criteria:

  • Be a ā€œwhole grain-richā€ grain product;
  • Have as the first ingredient a fruit, a vegetable, a dairy product, or a protein food;
  • Be a combination food that contains at least Ā¼ cup fruit and / or vegetable;
  • Contain 10% of the Daily Value (DV) of a nutrient of one of the nutrients of public health concern in the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (calcium, potassium, vitamin D, or dietary fiber).*

 



Let us prove to you that Eagle Vending is the best choice for healthier snacks and beverages! You can reach us at (770) 426-1969 or by fax at (770) 427-5150 for a no cost, no obligation consultation. We will be happy to answer all your questions.