Category Archives: Perishables

GO Veggie! Campaign Addresses Lactose Intolerance

GO Veggie! is launching a new campaign: Lactose Intolerants Anonymous. A “fun way to talk about a very real, very gassy, very uncomfortable problem,” … Continue reading

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Blount Fine Foods Adds Beef Chili to Retail Line

Blount Fine Foods announced the release of its Blount brand 10-ounce grab-and-go Beef Chili with Beans. The seventh SKU in the lineup, it will … Continue reading

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Domex Superfresh Launches Share Your Perfect Pear

Domex Superfresh Growers is adding to its portfolio of tools to connect to consumers with the launch of a social media and in-store promotion called … Continue reading

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OPA By Litehouse Named Dressing of the Year

The Association for Dressings & Sauces (ADS) named Opa by Litehouse Feta Dill Greek Yogurt Dressing the Dressing of the Year at its annual meeting this … Continue reading

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George Hurst from Roundy’s is 2014 Mango Retailer of the Year

The National Mango Board (NMB) has honored George Hurst of Roundy’s Supermarkets as its 2014 Mango Retailer of the year. Each year, the NMB selects … Continue reading

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Fruigees Launches Fruit and Vegetable Squeeze Pack Snacks at Meijer Stores

Fruigees, the maker of organic fruit and vegetable snacks in squeeze packs, announces the brand’s official launch into Meijer retail stores throughout the Midwest. … Continue reading

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Jarlsberg Targets Snack Market with Jarlsberg Minis

Jarlsberg Cheese introduces Jarlsberg Minis, described as a snack-size cheese treat. Available in 5-count bags, for individual sale or in bulk, Jarlsberg Cheese Mini’s are in a display-ready … Continue reading

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Plum Organics Expands Into Adult Snacks with Launch of Plum Vida

Plum Organics, an organic kids nutrition company, has announced its foray into the adult snacking category with the launch of Plum Vida. Available in … Continue reading

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Tosca Introduces RPC for Eggs

Tosca has introduced a reusable plastic container (RPC) for packing, shipping and displaying individual cartons of eggs. Featuring its SmartWall design, the retail-ready package simplifies re-stocking … Continue reading

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Seassentials Crab Meat Brand Hits the Market

The London-based branding agency CLIP has unveiled its newly designed packaging for Seassentials. The value brand belongs to Blue Star Foods, which is an international company … Continue reading

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Apple Growers Launch Snapdragon Apple in Wegmans

The New York Apple Growers (NYAG) will be launching the SnapDragon apple in all Wegmans’ stores starting in November. Known for its crispy texture combined … Continue reading

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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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