Category Archives: What’s New

The Original Cakerie Introduces Gluten-Free Product Line

Demand is growing for better tasting gluten-free options, with more than 70% of gluten-free shoppers claiming it is hard to find good tasting gluten-free … Continue reading

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Nathan’s Famous and KaBOOM! Come Together to Build Playground for Florida Community

More than 200 people came together this week in central Florida to roll up their sleeves, swing hammers and wield power tools all in an … Continue reading

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WP Rawl Celebrates 90 Years

The company plans to commemorate the anniversary by hosting a reception for the fresh produce industry at Southeast Produce Council’s Southern Exposure in February. … Continue reading

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Complete Salad Kits from Ready Pac New for the Holidays

This holiday season Ready Pac Foods has launched a series of innovative solutions for the dinner table to share with the people who matter … Continue reading

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Cargill Enters Agreement to Develop Beef Sustainability Assessment

Cargill Cattle Feeders, the cattle supply arm of the company’s U.S. beef business, has entered into an agreement with Wichita-based consultancy Kennedy and Coe, … Continue reading

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Serious Food Allergy Attack Hits Home for CFO at Ian’s

Gary Godin, CFO of Elevation Brands, parent company of Ian’s, now knows that an acute food allergy can happen to anyone at any time. … Continue reading

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Cuties California Clementines available in McDonald’s Happy Meals

Sweet, easy-to-peel Cuties from Sun Pacific, the family-owned fruit grower, are back in stores and this December, rolling into McDonald’s Happy Meals, Mighty Kids … Continue reading

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Ian’s Educational Website Helps Raise Food Allergy Awareness

Ian’s, the pioneer in allergy-friendly/gluten-free food solutions, announces the launch of its new website. Ian’s focus on awareness and consumer needs is being enhanced … Continue reading

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Peace Cereal Introduces Protein Granola & Flakes

Peace Cereal, the brand healthy non-GMO cereals that gives back to non-profit causes with every product sold, introduces Protein Granola & Flakes. Peace Cereal offers … Continue reading

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U.S. Imports of Chilean Cherries to Nearly Double

The Chilean Cherry Committee, an entity associated with the Chilean Fruit Exporters Association (ASOEX), expects total exports of fresh cherries from Chile to reach … Continue reading

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Avocados from Mexico Finds Football Success

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) has declared its “Hungry for Football” promotion a success. The campaign launched on Sept. 8, 2014 and within the first five weeks … Continue reading

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Social Media Contest Helps CMI Understand Buying Trends

Columbia Marketing International (CMI) gained insight into consumer buying trends through a social media contest it conducted through a Facebook page created for Ambrosia apples. … Continue reading

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Golden Sun Marketing Celebrates 10 Years

Golden Sun Marketing, a consultancy serving the fresh produce industry, is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this month. Founded by Don Goodwin in 2004, … Continue reading

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Beaver Street Fisheries Launches Grillman’s Franks

Beaver Street Fisheries, a Florida-based wholesale and retail seafood and meat supplier with more than 60 years in the food-service industry, is launching a … Continue reading

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Potandon Produce Sponsors Race to Feed the Hungry

The Idaho Falls Race to Feed the Hungry is celebrating its tenth anniversary. As the largest monetary contributor to the Idaho Falls Community Food … Continue reading

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Y Not Foods Adds Cheesy Single-Serve Meals

Single-serve meals are driving sales—why not add them to the store’s portfolio? Y Not Foods has the answer; the company added a Solos, a … Continue reading

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Eco-cup: Coffee With the Environment in Mind

As single-serve coffee grows in popularity, so do the size of landfills. Mother Parkers is doing it best to keep single-serve coffee cups out … Continue reading

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Emmi Roth USA Honored with Six Medals at 2014 World Cheese Awards

Emmi Roth USA took home six medals at this year’s World Cheese Awards in the United Kingdom, a record for the company at this … Continue reading

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Lipman’s Crimson Queen and Ripe Bites Tomato Varieties Return

Lipman, open field tomato growers, has started harvesting its Ripe Bites grape tomatoes and will start harvesting its Crimson Queen round tomatoes after the … Continue reading

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MountainKing Butter Russets Expected to Spark Sales

MountainKing has introduced Butter Russets, the company’s newest potato variety with a natural, buttery taste designed to appeal to the growing wave of consumers … Continue reading

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Eat Smart Innovates with Pre-Cooked Vegetables in their Superfood Salad Kits

Eat Smart is bringing something new to the salad kit category in North America. Apio, a wholly owned subsidiary of Landec Corporation and a … Continue reading

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Produce for Better Health Foundation Announces New Marketing Competition

As seen in supermarkets, hospitals and schools across the nation, the Fruits & Veggies—More Matters brand logo helps Americans make healthy choices in every … Continue reading

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Smithfield Farmland Launches Premium All Natural Fresh Pork Line

Smithfield Farmland is introducing PRIME, a premium, All Natural Fresh Pork line that raises the bar for fresh pork under both their Smithfield and … Continue reading

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Newcastle introduces Scotch Ale, first in “collaboration editions” series

Most Brits know a thing or two about improving through collaboration, and Newcastle Brown Ale is no different. To keep beer discovery fresh and … Continue reading

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Kellogg boosts U.S. cereal line-up with seven on-trend new offerings

Kellogg Company announced plans for seven new cereals from some of the company’s most-beloved U.S. brands, reflecting what many of today’s consumers are seeking … Continue reading

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