Category Archives: What’s New

Lindar Introduces Tamper-Obvious Cake Packaging

LINDAR Corporation released a selection of tamper obvious packaging, including two-piece pie and cake containers. They are the first of their kind in the food … 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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September is Fruits & Veggies Month

September is Fruits & Veggies—More Matters Month and Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) is celebrating with a ‘Fuel Up with Every Form’ toolkit … Continue reading

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Randy Houser, Eckrich and John Morrell Food Group Give Back to Community

Platinum-selling country music artist Randy Houser joined Eckrich and John Morrell Food Group at its Sioux Falls, S.D., facility to donate 12,350 pounds of … Continue reading

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Tribe Offers Single-Serve Hummus and Pita Chips

Tribe is feeding the growing consumer desire for healthier grab-and-go snack options with a new, single-serving To Go pack. Each pack contains a pre-portioned … Continue reading

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CMI Named Finalist for PMA Impact Award

Columbia Marketing International (CMI) has been named as a finalist for the 2014 PMA Impact Awards in Excellence in Packaging for their innovative single-serving … Continue reading

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Original Gourmet Patents Lollipop Manufacturing Process

Original Gourmet Food Co. recently received a U.S. Patent1 for its gravity-deposited lollipop manufacturing process. A family-owned business, Original Gourmet officials pride themselves on … Continue reading

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Fresh Solutions Network Named a Finalist for PMA Impact Award

Fresh Solutions Network has been named as a finalist for the 2014 PMA Impact Awards in Excellence in Packaging for their innovation and excellence … Continue reading

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Lifestyle Foods Revamps Line of Grab-and-Go Sandwiches

Lifestyle Foods has revised its successful line of healthy grab-and-go sandwiches, with the introduction of seven new varieties available this September. Initially launched last … Continue reading

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Dole Celebrates the American Banana Split

Last year Latrobe, Pa., was officially recognized as the birthplace of the banana split and was presented with a historical marker from the Commonwealth … Continue reading

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Balance Foods Launches Line of “Smart Snacks”

Balance Foods is launching a line of healthier, better-for-you snacks to serve millions of elementary and high school students across the country. The nine … Continue reading

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Oscar Mayer Ventures into Classic Italian Sandwich

The Oscar Mayer team is introducing  a line of deli meats, Old World Style,  just in time for back-to-school season. With the average American eating 25% … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Announces Fresh Fan Fuel Social Media Promotion

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. will host the “Fresh Fan Fuel” social media promotion to encourage healthy and fresh choices for fall games and … Continue reading

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Saratoga Chips Achieves Triple-Digit Growth

Saratoga Chips has achieved announced significant growth since new owners purchased the company in the summer of 2013. Saratoga Chips sales have grown by … Continue reading

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TransFresh Announces Tectrol Storage Solution for Fresh Blueberries

TransFresh Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chiquita Brands, announced that its flagship technology, Tectrol Modified Atmosphere Packaging Systems. Recognized worldwide for delivering an added level of … Continue reading

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Contest Winners Share Love of Georgia Peaches

Georgia Peach fans shared their love for Georgia Peaches by entering two social media contests. As part of a “Pin it to Win it” … Continue reading

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Stemilt Introduces Rushing Rivers as Its New Pear Label

Stemilt is answering consumers’ demands to know where their food comes from with a new label for its pears. The Rushing Rivers label highlights the company’s … Continue reading

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Boomchickapop is Hittin’ the Road

Angie’s Boomchickapop is sending its Boom Tour team on the road. They will travel in a tricked-out, popcorn loaded van that they have affectionately … 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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Dos Equis Reveals its 2014 Most Interesting Masquerade Program

Dos Equis is unmasking the details of its most interesting Masquerade program set to hit retail and on-premise accounts from September 15through October 31. … Continue reading

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PAC Launches Retail-Focused Radio Campaigns

This summer, the Peruvian Avocado Commission (PAC) launched its first multi-faceted marketing program and its unique radio strategy is proving itself on every level. … Continue reading

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J.P. Wiser’s Whisky and ESPN Fantasy Football Share Gameplan

As preseason football heats up, North American Whisky brand J.P. Wiser’s announced it is the Official Spirits Sponsor of ESPN Fantasy Football for the … Continue reading

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Newcastle Brown Ale Celebrates Musicians Behind the Bar

Concerts and beer go together like rock and roll. To celebrate the natural camaraderie between musicians and bartenders, Newcastle Brown Ale is presenting a … Continue reading

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Pillsbury Launches Artisan Bread Mixes

Pillsbury is making mealtime easier than ever with the addition of three Artisan Bread Mixes. In just 40 minutes or less, consumers can bake … Continue reading

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Newcastle Werewolf Blood-Red Ale to Haunt Stores Again

Newcastle is resurrecting its popular Werewolf Blood-Red Ale. Like the nocturnal man-beast that serves as its namesake, Newcastle Werewolf has something of a split personality. … Continue reading

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