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The Lovely Candy Company Launches Gluten-Free Licorice

In an effort to expand its offerings of premium confections that are gluten- and GMO-free, the Lovely Candy Company has introduced its new gluten-free … Continue reading

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CHA! By Texas Pete Heats Up Sriracha Sauce Market

TW Garner Food Company, the maker of Texas Pete sauces and Green Mountain Gringo salsas and tortilla strips has announced the launch of its … Continue reading

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Food Lion Honored with 13th Consecutive EPA Energy Star Award

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Food Lion with its 13th consecutive ENERGY STAR award for its continued leadership in protecting the … Continue reading

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Crunch Pak Strikes Licensing Deal with the New York Yankees

Crunch Pak joins Yankee Global Enterprises as a Yankee licensee. As part of the new relationship, Crunch Pak products featuring the Yankee logo will … Continue reading

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Eckrich Goes Country with ‘Operation Inspiration’ Campaign

Eckrich and its “Operation Inspiration” campaign will now reach millions of people from coast-to-coast, thanks to a partnership with CMT country music network. Eckrich … Continue reading

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Dole Launches Six Salad Offerings

Dole Fresh Vegetables launched six DOLE Salads kits and blends. There are two additions to the DOLE All Natural Chopped Salad line introduced last … Continue reading

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Dietz & Watson Celebrates 75 Years with Visit to Houston

This year marks the 75th anniversary of Dietz & Watson, a fourth-generation owned and operated producer of quality deli meats, franks and sausages, dinner … Continue reading

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C.H. Robinson Recognized for Workplace Giving Campaign

C.H. Robinson received the Community Impact Award in the Workplace Giving Campaign category from Minnesota Business magazine. The honor recognizes a successful volunteer or employee-giving campaign … Continue reading

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Study Shows No Increased Cancer Incidence from Conventional Foods

A peer reviewed study conducted by Oxford University and published in the British Journal of Cancer found that there was no difference in cancer … Continue reading

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Star Ranch Angus Beef Promotion Promises Satisfaction

This spring, Tyson Fresh Meats is making sure consumers have great eating experiences at home with a new Star Ranch Angus beef promotion focused … Continue reading

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Saffron Road Introduces Two Globally-Inspired Crunchy Chickpea Flavors

Saffron Road has announced two new flavors of their existing line of globally-inspired Crunchy Chickpeas, Korean BBQ and Chipotle. Saffron Road’s Crunchy Chickpeas are seasoned with a … Continue reading

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FMI and Matrix Group Launch Video on the Rise of Supermarket RDs

Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Matrix Group, a digital agency specializing in web design, development and e-marketing, released of a new animated video as … Continue reading

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Klondike Brands and Johnny’s Fine Foods Hits the Road Again

Potandon Produce’s Klondike Brands and Johnny’s Fine Foods embark on their third annual  Johnny’s Be Good Tour. The two companies will once again be … Continue reading

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MilkPEP and Feeding America Kick Off Milk Drive

The nation’s milk processors and dairy farmers have come together with Feeding America to launch The Great American Milk Drive, a program to deliver … Continue reading

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Specialty Food Sales Break Records

Americans have a growing appetite for specialty food. U.S. sales of specialty food and beverages reached $88.3 billion in 2013, a record high for … Continue reading

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2014 Seafood Expo N.A.

Seafood Expo North America and Seafood Processing North America – formerly known as the International Boston Seafood Show – hauled in a record number … Continue reading

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Dole Packaged Foods Launches Annual $25,000 Recipe Contest

Dole Packaged Foods has kicked off its sixth annual California Cook-Off recipe contest.  The company is looking for cooking enthusiasts who are a fan … Continue reading

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Amalgamated Food Brokerage is Named Broker of the Year

Amalgamated Food Brokerage has been named 2013 Broker of the Year by Lantmannen Unibake USA. The Arizona-based broker received the honor for the second … Continue reading

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National Mango Board is Hosting a Ripening Webinar for Retailers

The National Mango Board (NMB) in conjunction with the University of California, Davis (Department of Plant Science) will be hosting a free Mango Ripening … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Cream Cheese Spreads Load Up on Fruits and Veggies

Knowing American families are paying closer attention to what they eat and increasingly seeking out more recognizable ingredients, the officials behind Philadelphia Cream Cheese … Continue reading

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Land O’Frost Introduces Heart-Healthy Lunchmeats

Land O’Frost has announced the launch of a heart-healthy lunchmeat line, Simply Delicious. The entire line of pre-packaged lunchmeats is certified by the American Heart … Continue reading

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Spreading the Wealth: Mintel Analyzes the Growth of Nut-Based Spreads

With an influx of new products in recent years, including Nutella, the $3.9 billion nut-based and sweet spread category grew 34% from 2008-13, Mintel … Continue reading

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Opal Apples Receives Non-GMO Project Verification

FirstFruits Marketing of Washington announces that Opal apple is now Non-GMO Project Verified. Opal is the first U.S. variety sold as a whole, fresh … Continue reading

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Brookshire Grocery Implements ADC’s P-Cubed In-Store Fresh Production Planner

Brookshire Grocery Company, a 150 store chain based in Tyler, Texas has completed rollout of ADC’s P-Cubed In-Store Fresh Production Planning module in all … Continue reading

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Whole Foods Acquires Four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace Stores

New Frontiers Natural Marketplace and Whole Foods Market announced that Whole Foods Market will purchase four stores from New Frontiers. The stores average 22,000 … Continue reading

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