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GO Veggie! Campaign Addresses Lactose Intolerance

GO Veggie! is launching a new campaign: Lactose Intolerants Anonymous. A “fun way to talk about a very real, very gassy, very uncomfortable problem,” … Continue reading

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Blount Fine Foods Adds Beef Chili to Retail Line

Blount Fine Foods announced the release of its Blount brand 10-ounce grab-and-go Beef Chili with Beans. The seventh SKU in the lineup, it will … Continue reading

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ZONE 8 Beverages Verified Non-GMO Project

Zone 8 Beverages announces Non-GMO Project Verification for its Agua de Jamaica Hibiscus Tea, Black Tea and Red Rooibos-Pomegranate Tea. After passing the independent … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Partners with Katie’s Krops

Tasteful Selections from RPE is sponsoring Katie’s Krops for a second consecutive year.A portion of the profits from specially marked bags of Tasteful Selections’ Ruby Sensation … Continue reading

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Pear Bureau Northwest Names Publix Pear Retailer of the Year

Pear Bureau Northwest has named Publix as the 2014 Pear Retailer of the Year for its outstanding pear merchandising activities. Publix is being recognized with this award due … Continue reading

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Brookshire Grocery Co. Recognized for Wellness Initiatives

The American Heart Association recently recognized Brookshire Grocery Co. (BGC) as a gold-level Fit-Friendly Worksite for promoting a culture of health and wellness at the … Continue reading

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United Fresh Launches Floral Membership Category

The United Fresh Board of Directors voted at its meeting last month to create a new floral membership category in 2015 to enhance services … Continue reading

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VOC Uses Digital Marketing to Reach Millennials

The Vidalia Onion Committee (VOC) successfully reached a younger audience, including Millennials, with this past season with its “V is for Vidalia” campaign. The campaign … Continue reading

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Avocados from Mexico is “Hungry for Football”

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) announced it will partner with Ro*Tel, a ConAgra Foods brand, for its “Hungry for Football” promotion. The promotion is designed … Continue reading

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Jennie-O Expands Deli Products

Jennie-O brand will expand its line of reduced sodium deli items, which offer consumers oven roasted deli turkey options with 50% less sodium, according … Continue reading

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NMB’s Consumer Research Provides Insights on Shopper Behavior

The National Mango Board (NMB) conducts ongoing consumer research to explore consumer awareness, knowledge about mangos, buying habits, barriers to purchase and many other … Continue reading

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AgroAmerica Launches One Banana Brand in the N.A. Market

AgroAmerica is introducing it latest venture to the North American and European markets: ONE. The Better Banana Company. One Banana will be available for … Continue reading

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National Kale Day Grows from Grassroots Effort

Kale continues to make starring appearances on menus, farmers markets and retail shelves, and now a grassroots effort has put the spotlight on kale for … Continue reading

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Blount Fine Foods Launches Namesake Organic Soups

Blount Fine Foods has debuted a namesake line of soups. Sold under the Blount brand, the line of 16-ounce organic soups represents not only … Continue reading

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Protein2o Splashes into New Markets

Following its entrance into Hy-Vee locations, Protein2o is expanding into Mariano’s Fresh Markets. The line of low-calorie waters enhanced with 15g of protein and … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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Newcastle Brown Ale Celebrates “Independence Eve”

Every Independence Day, American beer companies festoon their cans with stars and stripes and exploit the nation’s strong sense of patriotism – not to … Continue reading

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The United Family Announces New Store Brand Offerings

The United Family announced all United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos and United Express locations will now offer Essential Everyday store brands, providing guests an … Continue reading

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Ocean Mist Farms Honored at Castroville Artichoke Food and Wine Festival

Ocean Mist Farms celebrated a 90-year legacy of growing artichokes and premium fresh vegetables at the 55th Annual Castroville Artichoke Food and Wine Festival. … Continue reading

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FirstFruits Recognized for its Commitment to the Community

FirstFruits Marketing of Washington was recognized by the Association of Washington Business (AWB) as one of eight Washington employers, and the only in the … Continue reading

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J.P. Dulcich & Sons Introduces Proprietary Green Seedless Grape

J.P. Dulcich & Sons, a grower of California table grapes, has announced its newest variety. The Green Emerald is a proprietary green seedless grape … Continue reading

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S&F Foods Introduces Certified Gluten-Free Delights Stuffed Sandwiches

Recognizing and catering to the 18 million Americans that are on a gluten-free diet, and seeking gluten-free food options, S&F Foods has introduced a … Continue reading

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