Category Archives: What’s New

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

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, Uncategorized, What's New

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

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Chiquita Brands Has an App for That

Chiquita Brands released an expanded consumer loyalty app, Chiquita FanFun. Developed with the help of FunMobility, the leader in mobile web promotion software, the … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Josie’s Organics Takes Home Packaging Design Award

Josie’s Organics romaine hearts packaging is tops – at least according to industry leaders gathered at the United Fresh Produce Association’s annual convention. The … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Tillamook Completes Packaging Redesign

Tillamook, the 105 year old farmer-owned co-op has completed a packaging redesign project for their full line of dairy products including ice cream, cheese, … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

USApples Wants Consumers to “Take a Selfie”

U.S. Apple Association (USApple) is encouraging individuals to photograph their favorite summer moments with an apple in hand through its Summer Selfie Social Media … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Markets Debuts U.S. Army Branded Paper Towels

Weis Markets today announced it will sell U.S. Army branded paper towels beginning this week in honor of the Fourth of July holiday. A … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, What's New

Duda Farm Fresh Foods Announces Celery Recipe Contest

Although a staple ingredient in most kitchens, celery is rarely used in sweet applications—until now. To celebrate celery and the vegetable’s versatility, Duda Farm … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Ocean Mist Farms Mascot Wins Fan Favorite Contest

Ocean Mist Farms’ mascot, Arti the Artichoke, won the Fan Favorite Contest against other Salinas Valley company mascots in a social media contest conducted … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

California Giant Berry Farms Offers Summer Solutions

California Giant Berry Farms has announced its latest consumer co-promotion, the Skinny Summertime Sweepstakes, with fellow fresh brand SUNSET Produce. By capitalizing on the … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Three Roth Cheeses Take Home Awards

Team Emmi Roth USA captured three awards at the Wisconsin State Fair Cheese & Butter Contest – two ribbons in the Smear Ripened category … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

PBH Kicks Off Colors of Summer Contest

Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) kicked off the Colors of Summer consumer contest this week on the Fruits & Veggies—More Matters Facebook page. … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Local Farmers Partner with Giant Food to Expand Local Offerings

In partnership with more than sixty-three local farmers, Giant Food will offer an array of farm fresh produce grown within its store’s local communities. … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

MountainKing Potatoes Invites Retailers to the “Summer Gold Rush”

MountainKing has announced the roll out of its Butter Gold “Summer Gold Rush” retail merchandising program for 2014 featuring high-graphic bins, comprehensive marketing support … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Rich’s Raises the Bar with Hershey’s

Rich Products Corp. is raising the bar on chocolate indulgence with the introduction of Rich’s Chocolate Bettercreme Made with Hershey’swhipped icing. Available nationally, this … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

CMI Targets C-Stores with “Go-Go Fresh” Cherry Package

CMI is conducting a limited test of Go-Go Fresh cherries thorough the month of July in select markets and stores. The “Go-Go Fresh” is … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Barbara’s Expands Breakfast Offerings with Launch of Two New Cereals

Barbara’s, known for making cereals and snacks from simple, wholesome ingredients, has expanded its portfolio of Non-GMO Project Verified breakfast options with the addition … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, Wellness, What's New

Summer Cuties Ready for Vacation Months

For the first time, Cuties Clementines and Mandarins from Sun Pacific are now available to retailers during the summer months.  Summer Cuties are making … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

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

Posted in Grocery, Promotions, Uncategorized, What's New

Non-GMO Sweet Corn Returning for Limited Time

A variety of non-GMO sweet white corn is returning for a limited time. Introduced in 2011, Amaize Sweet Corn was developed using traditional non-GMO … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

CMI Declares July the Month of Jumbo Cherries

Columbia Marketing International (CMI) has declared July to be the month of jumbo cherries in response to the season’s larger than usual sizing and … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Zero Zone Introduces ColdLoop Subcritical Refrigeration System

The Zero Zone ColdLoop CO2 Subcritical System is now available for food retailers who want a reliable, efficient refrigeration system to cool their food … Continue reading

Posted in Equipment, What's New

Purple Stuff Adds Cherry-Cola Flavor

Funktional Beverages is expanding its line of Purple Stuff. The company’s latest beverage addition to the ‘relaxation category’ is a Cherry Cola that is … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, What's New

Domex Superfresh Growers Sets Their Sights on Washington State Apple Crop

Summer has just begun and there is still more planning and preparation needed to ready the new crop of Washington apples for the fall … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Mann Packing Introduces Snap Pea Sensations Kits

Mann Packing is launching Snap Pea Sensations – a proprietary vegetable kit developed in response to the popularity of complete kits, and the expediential … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New