Category Archives: Perishables

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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The Fresh Food Industry’s Leading Brands Join Forces

Tour de Fresh, a collaborative event to bring together fresh produce brands, industry influencers and their bicycles, is ‘gearing up’ their fundraising efforts in … Continue reading

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Fresh Solutions Launches Side Delights Brand

Fresh Solutions Network announced the Side Delights brand as a new full-line player in the fresh potato category. As a result, Fresh Solutions Network … Continue reading

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Blount Fine Foods Launches Namesake Organic Soups

Blount Fine Foods has debuted a namesake line of soups. Sold under the Blount brand, the line of 16-ounce organic soups represents not only … Continue reading

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Baloian Farms Took Home People’s Choice Award

Baloian Farms was named the winner of the People’s Choice Award at the 4th Annual Fresno Food Expo for their squash with seasoning kits. … Continue reading

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U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council Launches Redesigned Website

Consumer interests and industry needs were the driving forces behind the U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council’s (USHBC) recent website overhaul and launch. A fresh design, … Continue reading

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Duda Farm Fresh Foods Wins Chef Demo Competition

Duda Farm Fresh Foods won the chef demo competition at the PMA Foodservice Conference with a recipe that featured the company’s value-added fresh celery … Continue reading

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PBH Wraps Up Colors of Summer Contest

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

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Stonyfield Strays from Greek Yogurt

Petite Crème is the latest launch from Stonyfield. Modeled after fromage blanc, a sweet, fresh cheese that is popular in France and eaten like … Continue reading

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Snowdonia Cheese Co. Unveiled to US Market

This summer Snowdonia Cheese Company, launched its range of Welsh cheeses to consumers in the U.S. market. Through an exclusive partnership, Atalanta Corporation will … Continue reading

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New Method Packaging Introduces First Full Line Catalog

New Method Packaging announces its first full-line catalog, with 20 full-color pages detailing the company’s food packaging products for commercial bakeries and pizzerias. Among … Continue reading

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ZONE 8 Beverages Launches Better-for-you Tea and Juice Blends

Leveraging history, heritage and family recipes to deliver authentic flavor profiles, Zone 8 Beverages was is launching a line of better-for-you tea and juice … Continue reading

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