Tyson Foods Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201117502/composite TSN +1.41% said Thursday that it's jumping into the kids snack space with the launch of Hillshire Farm Snacked! The snack packs are designed to be on-the-go and come in four flavors including Pepperoni with Confetti Cake Bites and Mini String Cheese and Salami with Pretzel Rods and Monterey Jack Cheese. Hillshire Snacking for adults launched in 2016 and has grown 20% year-over-year since 2017, the company said. The Tyson and Jimmy Dean brands also sell protein snacks. Tyson stock is up 18.2% for the year to date while the benchmark S&P 500 index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.37% has gained 20.2% for the period.