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PMA joins together with 21 organizations in a joint letter to Congress, express support for FDA’s $109.5 million FSMA funding request

In a joint letter sent to Congressional leaders, Produce Marketing Association (PMA) has voiced their support for increasing the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s … Continue reading

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2015 Marked the Canadian Produce Marketing Association’s Largest Trade Show to Date

The Canadian Produce Marketing Association’s 90th Annual Convention & Trade Show in Montreal was a great success, with 3500 representatives from across the fresh … Continue reading

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National Restaurant Association Names 2015 FABI Award Winners

The National Restaurant Association has named the recipients of the Food and Beverage (FABI) Awards, which recognize progressive food and beverage products that will … Continue reading

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Five Ways Giant/Martin’s Goes Green Earth Day and Every Day

As a company, GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets has a strong focus on greener efforts from reducing impact of its own operations … Continue reading

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Sweet Ticket Promotion Offers Fans the Chance to Win a Decorating Experience with Cake Boss Buddy Valastro in New Jersey

Buddy Valastro, star of TLC’s hit TV series, Cake Boss, is offering a chance for fans to win a trip to decorate cakes with … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung at Tastykake

New flavors are in bloom at Tastykake as the Philadelphia-based division of Flowers Foods has introduced several limited edition spring offerings. Strawberry Mini Donuts, … Continue reading

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Freska Mangos Kicks Off the Season with Disney Designs

Freska Produce International launches fresh mangos featuring Disney characters on display-ready boxes, stickers and in a Mango Recipe and Activity eBook. Four varieties of … Continue reading

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Pacific Foods Adds Organic Coconut to Line-up of Non-Dairy Beverages

Pacific Foods’ new Organic Coconut Non-Dairy Beverage offers two layers of authentic coconut flavor with the healthy richness of coconut milk, and the refreshing … Continue reading

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Mondelez International Brings First ‘Made in Morocco’ Oreo Biscuits to Market

Mondelez International announces that it has begun to make and sell Oreo in Morocco after investing almost $11 million in a state-of-the-art local production … Continue reading

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Hummus Plus Delivers Protein and Convenience to Maximize Sales

Consumer interest in fresh, healthy and convenient options is at an all-time high. Hummus Plus delivers beyond the demand, pioneering the category with new … Continue reading

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Daiya Launches New Dessert Line

Daiya Foods, makers of dairy-free cheese products, is excited to launch the first ever dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free cheesecake, company officials say. Daiya’s Cheezecakes will be … Continue reading

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Seafood Excellence Awards Winners Announced

The 2015 Seafood Excellence Awards winners were announced at Seafood Expo North America.  Yihe Corporation won the “Best New Retail” award for its Alaskan … Continue reading

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C.H. Robinson Foundation Supports Twin Cities Nonprofit Organizations

The C.H. Robinson Foundation recognizes its most recent grant recipients as a part of C.H. Robinson’s commitment to support local nonprofit organizations. The following … Continue reading

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Military Family Honored by Eckrich, Smith’s and NASCAR

Retired Army Specialist Blaine Sullivan and his family were honored by NASCAR driver Aric Almirola at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, thanks to Eckrich, the makers … Continue reading

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Bakery On Main Launches Nut Crunch Snack

Bakery On Main has launched a new snack line, Nut Crunch Snack. After receiving positive feedback with a limited holiday edition Nut Crunch Snack … Continue reading

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NatureSweet Glorys: New Taste with Cutting Edge Package

Innovation continues to abound at NatureSweet with the company’s signature Glorys brand. This month marks the nationwide roll-out of a new high quality cherry tomato, with … Continue reading

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Kahlúa Invigorates Spring & Summer Favorites with Release of Kahlúa Salted Caramel

Kahlúa, the classic rum and coffee liqueur, is helping consumers kick start spring and shake off the winter chill in time for summer with … Continue reading

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Grillman’s Named Official Hot Dog of Philly MLS Team

Grillman’s premium, all-beef franks have been named the official hot dog of Major League Soccer’s Philadelphia Union. The partnership begins immediately and lasts through 2017. As … Continue reading

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Valerie Oswalt Appointed President, US Sales for Mondelēz International

Valerie Oswalt has been named President, U.S. Sales at Mondelēz International, effective April 1, 2015. In this role, she will lead all direct-store-delivery retail … Continue reading

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Group Housing for Sows at Cargill-Owned Farms Complete

Cargill Pork, one of the largest pork producers in the U.S., is 11 months ahead of its own schedule for completing the conversion to … Continue reading

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Church Brothers Gives Salads a Red Touch for V-Day

Church Brothers is getting foodservice operators to add red to their salads for Valentine’s Day as the company ships its Heirloom red spinach to … Continue reading

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Grillman’s Partners with Florida State Seminoles

Grillman’s has announced a partnership with Florida State University. The partnership begins with the 2015 baseball season and lasts for three years. Grillman’s is the newest … Continue reading

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Sweet Tickets Winners Learn from the Cake Boss

In October, six lucky bakers flew to Lackawanna, N.J. to meet Buddy Valastro, the Cake Boss. Part of the Sweet Ticket promotion, the six winners … Continue reading

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Fowler Farms Partners with PMA and Sesame Street

Fowler Farms is teaming up with PMA’s Sesame Street eat brighter! movement, offering a branded apple bag and box to retailers. Fowler Farms apples … Continue reading

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adidas Group’s Mark King to Speak at PMA Symposium

adidas Group North America President Mark King will share insights on leadership during his upcoming session at the 2015 PMA Foundation Executive Leadership Symposium … Continue reading

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