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National Pork Board Launches “Grill it like a Steak”

This summer grilling season, the National Pork Board is getting consumers to cook their favorite pork chops and ribs on the grill. The “Grill … Continue reading

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NatureSweet Launches Ready-to-Eat Snack Tomatoes

NatureSweet has introduced a line of specially grown microproduce: NatureSweet Cherriots Tomatoes. The packaged, bite-sized tomatoes filled with flavor, meet the growing demand for … Continue reading

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Teton Waters Ranch Introduces 100% Grass-fed Beef

Teton Waters Ranch launches eight new 100% grass-fed links and ground beef products. Just in time for the grilling season, the line of products … Continue reading

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Dole Organic Wins First Place for Package Design

DOLE Salads organic line of salads has been honored in a prestigious packaging design competition for compelling graphics that “forge an emotional connection with … Continue reading

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Emmi Roth USA Announces Winner in Grand Cru Recipe Contest

Emmi Roth USA has announced the winner of its Grand Cru Recipe Contest for Postsecondary Culinary Students. Caroline Ausman of Burlington, Wis., took top … Continue reading

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Produce for Better Health Foundation Keeps it Fresh at Annual Conference

Produce for Better Health Foundation’s 2014 annual conference, The Consumer Connection in Scottsdale, Ariz. saw a record number of participants, Foundation officials say.  The conference, held … Continue reading

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Vidalia Onion Announces 2014 Retail Campaign

The Vidalia Onion Committee (VOC) is launching a new long-term promotional campaign entitled “V is for Vidalia.” Launching April 21, it focuses on promoting the versatility … Continue reading

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Seafood Industry Moves Toward Goal for National Public Health Campaign

A major, grassroots initiative proposed to help solve America’s public health crisis is moving closer to becoming a reality, the Seafood Nutrition Partnership (SNP) … Continue reading

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Dos Equis Introduces Dos-A-Rita

Dos Equis announces the launch of Dos Equis Dos-A-Rita, a Lager Margarita that will hit store this spring. Modeled after the popular cocktail recipe … Continue reading

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Classic Fruit Gets Contemporary Look

The U.S. Apple Association (USApple) officially launched its redesigned brand identity at its bi-annual board meeting in Washington, D.C. The new identity, which USApple’s Education … Continue reading

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United Fresh Now Accepting “Women in Produce” Nominations

United Fresh Produce Association is now accepting nominations to help select an honoree to speak at the annual Reception Honoring Women in Produce, Thursday, … Continue reading

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National Restaurant Association Announces 2014 FABI Award Recipients

The National Restaurant Association announced the recipients of the Food and Beverage Innovations (FABI) Awards, which recognize progressive food and beverage innovations that will make … Continue reading

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KIKU Apple Biathlete Sponsee Takes Olympic Bronze

KIKU brand apple sponsored biathlete, Dominik Windisch, took home a bronze medal at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. The mixed relay team … Continue reading

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Smartfood Delight Popcorn Offers 35-Calorie Snack

Smartfood brand introduces Smartfood Delight popcorn, a reduced-fat popcorn for health-conscious consumers looking for smarter snacking options. Available in Sea Salt and White Cheddar … Continue reading

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Lipman Helps Small Farmers Grow with Local Initiative

As part of its ongoing commitment to harvesting the freshest produce available, Lipman announced Lipman Local, an initiative to support small farmers across the … Continue reading

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Campain Encourages Americans to “Milk Life”

America’s milk companies launched a multi-million dollar, cross-platform campaign designed to reinforce how milk’s nutritional benefits can help power the potential of every day. … Continue reading

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Starbucks Offers More Energy Options

Starbucks Coffee Co. is expanding its energizing drink options with a Blueberry Acai. The flavor joins the company’s line of ready-to-drink Refreshers beverages that … Continue reading

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Pete and Gerry’s Organics Achieves B Corporation Certification

Pete and Gerry’s Organics, the parent company for both the Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs and the Nellie’s Cage-Free Eggs brands, has been named … Continue reading

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USA Pears Sponsors Olympic Athlete Torin Koos

Culinary experts often claim that “what grows together, goes together,” and Olympic cross-country skier Torin Koos proves that this adage rings true. Koos grew … Continue reading

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Seafood and Women: a Healthy Relationship

To raise awareness among women that prevention of heart disease should be a top priority—and to promote the heart-health benefits of seafood consumption—Seafood Nutrition … Continue reading

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derma e Celebrates 30 Years of Effective Natural Skincare

derma e, creator of  antioxidant skincare products, announced that June 2014 marks the company’s 30th anniversary.  Staying true to its commitment to offer “skin-friendly, earth-friendly, … Continue reading

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FoodLink Reports Fourth Consecutive Year of Growth

FoodLink reported a fourth consecutive year of record growth in 2013. The company signed more than 40 new produce traceability customers, enabled record levels … Continue reading

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Hidden Villa Brands To Host Non-GMO Panel & Breakfast at Expo West

Hidden Villa Brands (a division Hidden Villa Ranch) will host a gourmet breakfast at 8 a.m. on Friday, March 7 at Morton’s to coincide with … Continue reading

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Wegmans Earns 12th Spot on FORTUNE’s 2014 ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ List

FORTUNE has announced that Wegmans Food Markets is once again on the magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list, this year ranking #12.  For … Continue reading

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Two Big Idaho Potatoes Ring in the New Year

As the saying goes they “grow ‘em big in Idaho” and that’s no joke. On New Year’s Eve, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) was … Continue reading

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