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Our story

Pretzels with a Purpose Bolder than its Flavor

 

Our goal for ZELS Pretzels is to create “ZEL-icious” snacks while providing opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental differences to reach their highest vocational potential.

 

ZELS teaches staffers employable skills, teamwork and social skills.

 

 

ZELS is one of four social enterprises owned and operated by The Point Arc. So when you crunch into your new favorite gourmet pretzels, know that you're supporting a mission bolder than its flavors.

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Frequently asked questions

pretzels in bulk?

Q. "My kids love the CinnaZELS and I'd rather pack ZELS instead of potato chips in their lunches. Do you have a large bag that I could divide into smaller servings that would be more economical?"

A. Yes, the 2# bulk bag would be perfect! There are no frills, just a large bag of pretzels that you can repackage easily. (We also have a 4# size, in case you want some for yourself!)

corporate gifts?

Q. "I'd like to give ZELS to my employees and clients. Do you have corporate gifts?"

A. You bet! We do KILLER gifts. Contact us to discuss what you'd like. We will work within your budget and get all your friends crunching up a storm!

pick up vs. shipping?

Q. "I live near Covington, KY. May I pick up my order instead of having it shipped?"

A. Yes! Our hours vary, so email us or call (859) 801-4958 to set up a convenient time for you to stop by.

nut allergies?

Q. "My son has an allergy to nuts. Do you manufacture with nuts?"

A. No. We use soybean oil. Our products are not made with nor do they come into contact with nuts or tree nuts.

gluten-free?

Q. "Do you offer gluten-free pretzels?"

A. Not at this time--sorry!

wholesale?

Q. "I own a shop and would like to sell ZELS to my customers. Do you sell wholesale?"

A. We sure do! We are in hundreds of stores and would love to be in yours, too! Just email us and we will send you wholesale pricing information. Thanks for asking! 

FAQ's

Nutritional information

Here is where you will find the nutritional information for all our ZELS products.

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Nutrition Facts Serv. Size: 1 oz. (28g), Servings: 8, Amount Per Serving:
Calories 170, Fat Cal. 35, Total Fat 4g (6% DV), Sat. Fat 0g (0% DV), Trans Fat 0g, Cholest. 0mg (0% DV), Sodium 190mg (8% DV), Total Carb. 27g (9% DV), Fiber 1g (4% DV), Sugars 5g, Protein 2g, Vitamin A (0% DV), Vitamin C (0% DV), Calcium (0% DV), Iron (6% DV). Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.


INGREDIENTS: WHOLE WHEAT FLOUR (CONTAINING NIACIN, REDUCED IRON, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, RIBOFLAVIN, FOLIC ACID), BOURBON, SOYBEAN AND/OR CANOLA OIL, HONEY, VANILLA EXTRACT, SUGAR, SPICE. CONTAINS 2% OR LESS OF: SALT, LEAVENING (YEAST, SODIUM BICARBONATE, AND/OR
AMMONIUM BICARBONATE), MALTED BARLEY FLOUR, L-CYSTEINE.

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Nutrition Facts Serv. Size: 1 oz. (28g), Servings: 8, Amount Per Serving:
Calories 180, Fat Cal. 50, Total Fat 5g (8% DV), Sat. Fat 0.5g (3% DV), Trans Fat 0g, Cholest. 0mg (0% DV), Sodium 320mg (13% DV), Total Carb. 28g (9% DV), Fiber 1g (4% DV), Sugars 4g, Protein 3g, Vitamin A (0% DV), Vitamin C (0% DV), Calcium (0% DV), Iron (6% DV). Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2,000
calorie diet.


INGREDIENTS: ENRICHED WHEAT FLOUR(CONTAINING NIACIN, REDUCED IRON, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, RIBOFLAVIN, FOLIC ACID), SOYBEAN AND/OR CANOLA OIL, SUGAR, CINNAMON, SALT. CONTAINS 2% OR LESS OF: CORN SYRUP, BARLEY MALT EXTRACT, LEAVENING (YEAST, SODIUM BICARBONATE, AND/OR
AMMONIUM BICARBONATE).

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Nutrition Facts Serv. Size: 1 oz. (28g), Servings: 8, Amount Per Serving:
Calories 170, Fat Cal. 45, Total Fat 5g (8% DV), Sat. Fat 0.5g (3% DV), Trans Fat 0g, Cholest. 0mg (0% DV), Sodium 200mg (8% DV), Total Carb. 29g (10% DV), Fiber 1g (4% DV), Sugars 6g, Protein 2g, Vitamin A (2% DV), Vitamin C (0% DV), Calcium (0% DV), Iron (6% DV). Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2,000
calorie diet.


INGREDIENTS: INGREDIENTS: WHOLE WHEAT FLOUR (CONTAINING NIACIN, REDUCED IRON, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, RIBOFLAVIN, FOLIC ACID), SUGAR, SOYBEAN AND/OR CANOLA OIL, HONEY, GARLIC, ONION, SPICES. CONTAINS 2% OR LESS OF: SALT, LEAVENING (YEAST, SODIUM BICARBONATE, AND/OR
AMMONIUM BICARBONATE), MALTED BARLEY FLOUR, L-CYSTEINE.

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Nutrition Facts Serv. Size: 1 oz. (28g), Servings: 8, Amount Per Serving:
Calories 150, Fat Cal. 40, Total Fat 4.5g (7% DV), Sat. Fat 0.5g (3% DV), Trans Fat 0g, Cholest. 0mg (0% DV), Sodium 330mg (14% DV), Total Carb. 26g (9% DV), Fiber 1g (4% DV), Sugars 0g, Protein 0g, Vitamin A (2% DV), Vitamin C (0% DV), Calcium (0% DV), Iron (8% DV). Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2,000
calorie diet.


INGREDIENTS: INGREDIENTS: ENRICHED WHEAT FLOUR (WHEAT FLOUR, NIACIN, REDUCED IRON, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, RIBOFLAVIN, FOLIC ACID), SALT, SOYBEAN AND/OR CANOLA OIL, GARLIC, ONION, SPICES. CONTAINS 2% OR LESS OF: CORN SYRUP, BARLEY MALT EXTRACT, LEAVENING (YEAST, SODIUM
BICARBONATE, AND/OR AMMONIUM BICARBONATE).

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