First-Time Sale to Chile for New York Cookie Company

Founded in 2014, and breaking all the rules, Rule Breaker Snacks provides better-for-you brownies and blondies made from chickpeas with no flour, eggs, or butter.

In November of 2021, Rule Breaker Snacks participated in Food Export-Northeast’s Virtual Buyers Mission for Healthy, Natural, and Organic Products. During the event the Brooklyn, New York based supplier met with 7 different international buyers. They promoted their ready-to-eat cookie products during the mission and gained great interest from the Chilean Buyer. As reported in March of 2022, Rule Breaker Snacks gained $10,000 in sales to Chile, while also gaining 1 new agent relationship. This sale also notes a first-time sale to this market.

Founded in 2014, and breaking all the rules, Rule Breaker Snacks provides better-for-you brownies and blondies made from chickpeas with no flour, eggs, or butter. But their snacks are so chewy and delicious, you’d never guess. All Rule Breaker Snacks are free from nuts, gluten and many other common allergens, are 100% plant-based (vegan) and lower in sugar than many competitors. Rule Breaker produces brownies, blondies, and bites in a variety of formats and flavors including, Chocolate Chip, Chocolate Brownie, Birthday Cake, Strawberry Shortcake, Blueberry Lemonade and Pumpkin Spice. Rule Breaker Snacks is also a certified woman-owned company.

Food Export uses funding from the Market Access Program (MAP) and Agricultural Trade Promotion (ATP) Program to help America’s small businesses increase their exports of food and agricultural products. As these exports increase, these small businesses are creating jobs and improving the strength and stability of our agricultural economy. Food Export-Midwest and Food Export-Northeast are non-profit organizations that work in collaboration with their member state departments of agriculture and the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service. They offer a wide range of programs and services that help boost America’s agricultural exports.


Food Export Buyers Mission Success

Food Export Buyers Mission Success


Promoted Brand Name U.S. Products
with at least 50% U.S. agricultural content by weight


1 New Agent Relationship Gained

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