Category Archives: Perishables

Blueberry Council Taps Kitchen Stars to Spur Blueberry Sales

The National Restaurant Association predicts restaurant industry sales will surpass $709 billion in 2015. With American dollars spent on dining out continuing to expand, placing … 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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Opal Apple Cider Now Available

The sweet and crispy Opal apple is now available as a cider exclusively from Ryan’s Juice, a 30+ year-old family-owned and operated juice company. … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Cheesemakers Win Big at U.S. Championship Cheese Contest

Wisconsin cheesemakers dominated the 2015 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest in Milwaukee, sweeping more than a third of the categories judged. America’s Dairyland claimed two … Continue reading

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Diestel Launches GMO-Free & ABF Turkey Deli Slices

Diestel Family Turkey Ranch, a family-run sustainable farm since 1949, is introducing the first-ever antibiotic-free and non-GMO deli slices to the market, company officials … Continue reading

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La Terra Fina Debuts Organic Dips

To help satisfy Americans dipping habit with healthier options, La Terra Fina is added a line of Organic Ranch Dips and Hummus to its … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Celebrates Facility Grand Opening

Tasteful Selections celebrates its investment in the future of the potato industry with the grand opening of a 200,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility in Bakersfield, Calif. The … Continue reading

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Kalettes Growers Tour Fields In The U.K.

Tozer Seeds hosted a weeklong grower tour in the U.K. to share knowledge on growing this new kale and brussels sprouts hybrid with U.S. … Continue reading

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Blue North Launches Initiative for Humane Wild Fish Harvesting

Blue North launched the Humane Harvest Initiative, an innovative step toward establishing ethical standards for fish harvesting. The HHI extends and deepens Blue North’s commitment … Continue reading

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Seafood Analytics Debuts Seafood Quality Product

Seafood Analytics launched a scientific approach to measuring the quality of seafood through the supply chain is available on the market. The Seafood Analytics … Continue reading

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AFM Launches Ultimate Mexican Fiesta Promotion

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) announced a new partnership with Dos Equis and Sauza tequila for its upcoming promotion, Ultimate Mexican Fiesta. The campaign is … 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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Acme Smoked Fish Corporation Opens Largest Smoked Salmon Facility in the U.S.

Acme Smoked Fish Corporation, manufacturer of Acme, Blue Hill Bay, Ruby Bay, and Great American smoked and cured seafood, announced that its largest cold … Continue reading

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Naturally Occuring Varieties Added to Pink Lady Trademark

Pink Lady America (PLA) is adding naturally-occurring varieties to the Pink Lady trademark, which will result in improvements to some fruit characteristics. The grower-supported … 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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Ocean Mist Farms Kicks Off Heirloom Artichoke Season

March marks the beginning of peak Heirloom artichoke season and Ocean Mist Farms is supporting sales with multiple activities designed to generate sales and … Continue reading

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Crunch Pak Goes Mobile with the NBA

Crunch Pak is participating with the NBA in a mobile marketing tour that will visit 40 Walmart stores in four cities during March and … 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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Bolthouse Farms Unveiled Snacks and Beverages at Natural Products Expo West 2015

Bolthouse Farms, North American producers of baby carrots and premium juice beverages, showcased a selection of beverage, dressing and kids products at the Natural … Continue reading

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Fresh Solutions Network Unveils Side Delights Website

Fresh Solutions Network developed www.sidedelights.com, its website for the Side Delights brand of potato products. The site is comprehensive, highly functional and easy to navigate, offering … Continue reading

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Ambrosia Apples Jump into Top 10

Over the past 13 weeks, a record 14,022 supermarkets put Ambrosia Apples from CMI on the shelves for consumers. This push resulted in Nielsen data … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Brings 100% Vegan Superfoods to Bistro Bowls

Armed with knowledge, consumers are seeking tangible health benefits in the food they consume, and superfoods have emerged as a major nutritional force in … Continue reading

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MountainKing Launches Bag Tags with Tips and Recipes

Following tests in multiple markets, Texas-based MountainKing has introduced five attention-getting Kwik Lok bag tags, colorful tags which present the best use for MountainKing … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Strawberry Picking Challenge Raises $76,000

The 2nd Annual Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge, hosted by Wish Farms raised $76,000 for Redlands Christian Migrant Association. The fundraising event, held on … Continue reading

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Braga Fresh Family Video Wins Two Awards

Braga Fresh Family Farms announced its short film, “Meet the Farmer,” featuring president and farmer Rod Braga and produced by Moxxy Marketing, has recently … Continue reading

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