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Gulf Seafood Marketing Coalition is Preparing for Shrimp Season

Gulf shrimp season has officially arrived, and the Gulf Seafood Marketing Coalition predicts that Gulf shrimp fans can expect a plentiful supply this year … Continue reading

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The Happy Egg Co. Expands into Southern Cali

The happy egg co. continues to grow and expand its operations with the addition of a new Riverside County packing and distribution location in … Continue reading

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Sunrain Varieties Increases Capacity

Sunrain Varieties has completed a series of capital improvements in their Idaho Falls, Idaho-based facilities. Two additional greenhouses were added to the Idaho Falls … Continue reading

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Harris Poll Highlights Traditional Grocery Stores

The 2014 Harris Poll EquiTrend (EQ) study, which measures brand equity for more than 1,500 brands across 170 categories, finds traditional grocery store brands … Continue reading

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Growers Express Opens Green Giant Fresh Consolidation Center

Growers Express is opening a 70,000-square-foot Green Giant Fresh cooler, consolidation and distribution facility in Gonzales, Calif. Advantages to choosing Gonzales include proximity to … Continue reading

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Buddy Fruits Launches Fruit Pouches for Adults

Buddy Fruits is launching FruitBreak, a line of products for teens and adults. This grown-up version of the popular blended fruit products has demonstrated … Continue reading

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Growing Grocery Shopper Concern Over Food Waste

Global demand for food has never been higher, as populations skyrocket and developing areas of the world strive to feed their citizens. But in … Continue reading

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PepsiCo Foundation Invests $1.25 Million In School Health And Wellness Programs

The PepsiCo Foundation announced two grants geared towards improving the health and wellness of America’s kids through the power of physical activity and good … Continue reading

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Cargill Turkey Says No to Growth-Promoting Antibiotics

Cargill’s Honeysuckle White and Shady Brook Farms are removing growth-promoting antibiotics from their turkeys across the independent farms they work with, without charging a … Continue reading

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Braga Fresh Family Farms Launches Josie’s Organics Website

Braga Fresh Family Farms recently launched a website for its premium Josie’s Organics brand of USDA certified organic vegetables at: Full of quick and … Continue reading

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Stemilt Celebrates Peak Season with “All Eyes on Apricots”

Stemilt is making sure all eyes are on apricots in the next two weeks with the launch of a  promotion. The company’s “All Eyes … Continue reading

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FAL Healthy Beverages Announces Coco Joy Kids

FAL Healthy Beverages, a FAL Group brand has launched Coco Joy Kids, a naturally fruit-flavored coconut water for kids, containing no added sugar or … Continue reading

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Texas International Produce Association Promotes US/Mexico Border

The Texas International Produce Association (TIPA) has announced plans to host the inaugural VIVA Fresh Conference and Expo on March 26-28, 2015 at the … Continue reading

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Research Shows Fresh Avocado Enhances Absorption of Fat Soluble Nutrients

Recent research published in The Journal of Nutrition, says that consuming a whole fresh avocado with either an orange-colored tomato sauce or raw carrots … Continue reading

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CMI Identifies Consumer Behavior for Package Information

Understanding how consumers utilize package information to access web and digital information are key questions CMI is attempting to answer via a new test … Continue reading

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Sabra Celebrates Summer of #SalsaLove

Sabra Dipping Co. has relaunched its eight refrigerated salsas. As part of the relaunch, the brand is featuring in-field farmers singing to vine-ripening tomatoes in its … Continue reading

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Brands, Retailers Sign on to Support Fifth Annual Wounded Warrior Project Believe in Heroes Campaign

Acosta Sales & Marketing announced that more than 30 national leading consumer brands and 100 grocery retail banners have pledged to support this generation … Continue reading

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Millennial Consumers Lead Growth in Green Purchasing

While green products and services continue to be top-of-mind for Americans, Millennials are emerging as some of the most committed purchasers of sustainable products … Continue reading

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National Dairy Council and General Mills Foodservice Kick Off Fuel Up Breakfast Grant Program

General Mills Foodservice and National Dairy Council are partnering once again to help K-12 schools expand their breakfast programs by offering Fuel Up Breakfast … Continue reading

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Produce Industry Races to Sustain Talent at PMA Foodservice Conference

More than 300 produce and floral industry professionals will lace up for the annual PMA Foundation 5K Race for Talent in Monterey this July. … Continue reading

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Potandon Produce Offers Spider-Man 2 Promotion

Potandon Produce is teaming up with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on its upcoming release of the new action adventure, The Amazing Spider-Man 2. On … Continue reading

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Del Monte Launches Complete Meal Salad Bowls

Del Monte Fresh Produce (Del Monte) is expanding its extensive fresh cut fruit and vegetable product offerings to include complete meal-single serve salad bowls … Continue reading

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Safeway Shares its Annual Sustainability Report

Safeway released its sixth annual sustainability report, informed by the Global Reporting Initiative G3 Guidelines. The online report, titled “Heart of Safeway,” highlights progress … Continue reading

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Canadian Government Funds Canadian Beef Centre of Excellence

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Minister Gerry Ritz and Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification Michelle Rempel joined Canada Beef Chair Chuck MacLean and … Continue reading

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United Fresh to Honor Industry Champion in Washington

The United Fresh Produce Association will again honor one company as an outstanding advocate for the fresh fruit and vegetable industry this September at … Continue reading

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