Category Archives: Perishables

Simply Beverages Adds Line of Juice Drinks

The makers of Simply Orange and Simply Lemonade are giving fans an all-new way to enjoy a refreshing taste experience with three flavors of … Continue reading

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Tru Table Expands Distribution of Gourmet Dressings and Dips  

Tru Table has expanded distribution of its protein-enriched gourmet dressings and dips. The line of protein-enriched salad dressings and dips debuted in April 2014 … Continue reading

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Cub Foods Donates Through Robinson Fresh Program

Longtime Twin Cities grocer Cub Foods recently presented Susan G. Komen Minnesota with $30,134 which was raised through participation in Robinson Fresh’s MelonUp! Pink … Continue reading

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Sunkist Offers Consumers a S’alternative

Who does not love a life hack? Sunkist is helping make consumers time if the kitchen easier with its Citrus Hack video series. The … Continue reading

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North Bay Produce Joins Produce Mom Family

The Produce Mom welcomes North Bay Produce to her family of trusted partners. North Bay offers its customers a year-round supply of a variety … Continue reading

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La Casearia Carpenedo Brings Home Cheese Awards

Italian artisanal cheese flourished at the World Cheese Awards in London. Standing out against the more than 3,000 producers who submitted their products to what … Continue reading

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Biosafe Featuring on Two New Products

BioSafe Systems is proud to be an exhibitor at the Southeast Regional Fruit and Vegetable Conference in Savannah, Ga., this January. This year, we … Continue reading

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Braga Fresh Expands Josie’s Organics

Organic cauliflower is the latest fresh vegetable to join Braga Fresh Family Farms portfolio of sustainable, premium-quality, certified USDA organic produce under the Josie’s Organics brand. … Continue reading

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Pure Flavors Joins Line of Seminole Pride Noble Juices

Five flavors have joined the expanding line of popular Naturally Pure juices bottled under the Seminole Pride Noble juice brand. The five flavors are Tangerine … Continue reading

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RPE Partners with Growing Forward to Help Feed America

RPE and Growing Forward with Feeding America have announced a partnership and shared commitment to help fight hunger and provide more fresh fruits and veggies … Continue reading

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Alsum Farms and Green Bay Packers Award Winning Fan

Alsum Farms & Produce and the Green Bay Packers have named Isaac Baillie of Green Bay, Wis., as the winning fan of the What’s … Continue reading

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Foxy Organic’s BroccoLeaf Wins Joe Nucci Award

The New York Produce Show and Conference awarded FOXY PRODUCE with the Joe Nucci Award for Product Innovation. The Award honors companies for product … Continue reading

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Opal Apples Takes Manhattan for Giving Tuesday

In keeping with the spirit of giving, Opal hit the Big Apple on December 2, 2014 for Giving Tuesday – a global day dedicated … Continue reading

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Avocados from Mexico is Hosting a Guac Fiesta In-store

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) is partnering with Old El Paso during the prime football season and leading up to the Big Game with their … Continue reading

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C.H. Robinson Receives Driscoll’s U.S. Carrier of the Year Award

C.H. Robinson was named Driscoll’s 2014 U.S. Carrier of the Year during their first annual carrier recognition event in Watsonville, Calif. During the event, … Continue reading

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U.S. Apple Association Unites Industry to Grow Sales

This holiday season, U.S. Apple Association (USApple) and participating members are working in strategic harmony to support apple sales by conducting joint retail communications … Continue reading

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Baloian Farms Updates Website

Baloian Farms has launched a new website as part of its mission to grow the company and solidify their position as a category leader … Continue reading

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Clear Lam Packaging to Open Co-Packing Facility

In spring 2015, Clear Lam Packaging will open a 25,000-square-foot co-packing facility and innovation center at its Elk Grove Village manufacturing operation. Clear Lam … 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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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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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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