Category Archives: Perishables

PMA Honors Packaging Excellence with PMA Impact Awards

One of the most anticipated events from last week’s PMA Fresh Summit is the PMA Impact Awards: Excellence in Packaging. This year’s awards received more than … Continue reading

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Natural Delights To Host Medjool Date Festival

The Yuma Medjool Date Festival is around the corner. Attendees can learn about first-hand, the history, harvesting practices and fun facts behind the world’s oldest … Continue reading

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California Avocado Commission Announces Contest Winners

The California Avocado Commission (CAC) announced the retailer winners from its 2014 5-Star Performance Program at the PMA Fresh Summit. Participants in CAC’s 5-Star … Continue reading

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Molly’s Milk Truck Launches Almondmilk Beverages

Molly’s Milk Truck Beverages is debuting its café-style almondmilk beverages in select retail location in the New York City metropolitan area. Continue reading

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CMI Puts Queen Bee Apples in a Pouch Bag

CMI has announced the national rollout of its new pouch bag line for Queen Bee apples, a brand of Honeycrisp apples. The program launched … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Honored during Midnight Mission Gala

Ready Pac Foods was honored by The Midnight Mission during this year’s Golden Heart Awards Gala. Held on September 30th at The Beverly Wilshire … Continue reading

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Tribe Hummus Finds Inspiration at the Farmer’s Market

Tribe Hummus is launching a Farmer’s Market line, a collection of hummus flavors inspired by fresh tastes and colors of the farmer’s market. A permanent extension … Continue reading

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Pear Bureau Northwest Launches Fresh Consumer Ads

Pear Bureau Northwest (USA Pears) is launching a consumer advertising campaign this season, using print ads to help boost pear consumption and increase the … Continue reading

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Boulder Organic! Announces New Name and Manufacturing Facility

The Boulder Soup Works brand has a new label, and a new shingle…the company announced that it has changed its name to Boulder Organic!, … Continue reading

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Houweling’s Tomatoes Wins 2014 Cool Planet Award

Houweling’s Tomatoes received a 2014 Cool Planet Award (Agriculture Sector) in recognition of the company’s efforts in sustainability, relating to energy conservation and efficiency. The … Continue reading

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Disney Introduces Frozen and Spider-Man Branded Apples

Frozen and Marvel’s Spider-Man branded apples by Sage are the latest additions to Disney Consumer Products (DCP). The brand continues to introduce new “better … Continue reading

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House Foods Introduces Tofu with DHA Omega-3

House Foods, a premium tofu purveyor since 1983, is pleased to introduce House Foods Tofu with DHA Omega-3. Available this fall, House Foods representatives state that … Continue reading

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Naturipe Farms Expands its Fresh Fruit Snack Packs

Naturipe Farms is adding to its Ready to Eat fresh fruit snack pack line. With re-designed packaging to include more product visibility and clear messaging … Continue reading

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Tribe Hummus Releases New Limited Batch Flavor

Tribe Hummus’s extensive portfolio of innovative hummus flavors just became more delicious with the addition of its latest Limited Batch flavor, Herb Infused Olive Oil, created with a … Continue reading

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Inline Plastics Introduces Tamper-Resistant Safe-T-Fresh Bowls

Inline Plastics announces the introduction of their improved one piece round clamshell bowls, the enhanced version of the company’s breakthrough Safe-T-Fresh line of products. The … Continue reading

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Clear Lam Packaging a Finalist for 2014 PMA Impact Award

Capitalizing on the hot trend for grab-and-go convenience, new Snap Apart Multipack packaging developed for the Country Fresh Snack Fresh brand is a finalist … Continue reading

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Happy Family Launches Organic Toddler Milk

Happy Family, a premium organic food brand delivering optimal nutrition for babies, toddlers and beyond, announced the launch of Happy Tot Grow & Shine Organic … Continue reading

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Old Wisconsin Kicks Off Touchdown to Flavor Town

A new tailgating promotion from Old Wisconsin brings together Miller Lite with the brand’s popular meat snacks in the Touchdown to Flavor Town campaign … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Partners with Katie’s Krops

Tasteful Selections from RPE is sponsoring Katie’s Krops for a second consecutive year.A portion of the profits from specially marked bags of Tasteful Selections’ Ruby Sensation … Continue reading

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Pear Bureau Northwest Names Publix Pear Retailer of the Year

Pear Bureau Northwest has named Publix as the 2014 Pear Retailer of the Year for its outstanding pear merchandising activities. Publix is being recognized with this award due … Continue reading

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Ruby Fresh Debuts Jewels Pomegranate Arils Snack Cups

Ruby Fresh in introducing its JEWELS Pomegranate Arils snack cups. The 4-and 5.3-ounce grab-and-go cups with re-sealable lids are designed for convenient on-the-go snacking. … Continue reading

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Sambrailo Packaging Launches Go Greener! Packaging

Sambrailo Packaging will be introducing its new Go Greener! clamshells, a packaging innovation for organic growers. Made with 100% post-consumer recycled PET from clear … Continue reading

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The Nunes Co. Launches Foxy Organic Broccoleaf

The Nunes Company has launched an organic non-GMO vegetable called BroccoLeaf. The vegetable was discovered in the summer of 2014 when Foxy launched a series … Continue reading

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Alsum Farms & Produce and the Green Bay Packers Launch Fan Promotion

Alsum Farms & Produce is partnering with the Green Bay Packers to invite fans to share a photo of their best tailgating dish for … Continue reading

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Braga Fresh Family Farms to Cool and Distribute Josie’s Organics

Braga Fresh Family Farms announced their full line of Josie’s Organics fresh vegetables will be cooled and shipped at Tanimura & Antle’s cooling facility in … Continue reading

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