Category Archives: Perishables

FPFC Members Choose School Districts for Salad Bar Donations

Late last year, the Fresh Produce & Floral Council (FPFC) Board of Directors made a decision to donate nine salad bars to California schools … Continue reading

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Sunsweet is Helping Consumers Snack

Sunsweet, a marketer of dried plums, specialty dried fruits and fruit juices, bolsters its snacks by offering consumers less sugar and fewer calories with … Continue reading

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Cashing in on Carne

In preparation for the Cinco de Mayo holiday, the Beef Checkoff Program and La Tortilla Factory are introducing its first-ever “Cinco de Savings” promotion … Continue reading

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Wisconsin’s Top Cheesemakers Reap Rewards

Wisconsin not only dominated the competition at the recent U.S. Championship Cheese Contest in Green Bay, but claimed the U.S. Champion award. Marieke Penterman … Continue reading

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Jolie Ravioli Continues to Expand its All Natural Line of Children’s Ravioli

Jolie Ravioli announced today they have reached agreements with Stop & Shop, Giant Carlisle, Stew Leonard’s, Earth Fare and Central Market to sell their … Continue reading

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Frieda’s Introduces New Bags for Meyer and Seedless Lemons

Frieda’s Meyer and Seedless Lemons are now available in distinctive new packaging for easy and attractive display. Designed with input from Frieda’s retail partners, … Continue reading

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La Terra Fina Dips into Natural

Adding to the line of quiche and dips that the company began with, La Terra Fina introduces the next phase of its refrigerated dips … Continue reading

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Shamrock Farms to Establish $50m Dairy Facility in US

Family-owned dairy company Shamrock Farms has broken ground on a $50m dairy manufacturing plant in Augusta County, Virginia. The 130,000-square-foot facility is being established … Continue reading

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Dean Foods Extends its Offerings with Extended-shelf-life Milk

Dean Foods now offers its West Coast retail customers extended-shelf-life (ESL) products. Our regional white milk brands and national TruMoo brand (chocolate and strawberry … Continue reading

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Alef Sausage Adds Four All-natural Salami Products

Alef Sausage Co., producers of gourmet, European-style sausage and meat delicacies, is adding a new line of all-natural sausages to its assortment of products. … Continue reading

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Dole Bananas Wants Americans to Peel the Love

After years of encouraging Americans to grill, bake, mash, blend, spread and split bananas for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert, Dole is delivering a … Continue reading

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Freshway Foods Celebrates 25 Years

Freshway Foods celebrates their 25th anniversary with tremendous growth, positive change and a long-standing commitment to creating a clear value proposition. Started by co-owners … Continue reading

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Mamma Chia Announces Chia Squeeze Vitality Snack

Mamma Chia, the organic food and beverage company that helped originate the chia beverage category, pioneers a new food category with the Chia Squeeze™ vitality … Continue reading

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Happy Family Goes Greek with New Pouches for Babies and Toddlers

Happy Family, an organic food brand privately owned and operated by moms, has introduced a line of organic Greek yogurt, fruit and veggie combination … Continue reading

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CPAC “Springs Ahead”

Continuing to promote its more than 100 varieties of spuds during the “Five Distinct Potato Seasons” campaign, the Colorado Potato Administrative Committee has launched … Continue reading

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Chobani Empowers Consumer Choice With Go Real Chobani Movement

Chobani is putting a stake in the ground with the launch of Go Real Chobani. According to company officials, Go Real Chobani is more than … Continue reading

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Wallaby Yogurt Company Launches Organic Greek Nonfat Yogurt

Wallaby Yogurt Company, a family-owned producer of organic yogurt, announces the launch of Wallaby Organic Greek Nonfat Yogurt.  After its successful introduction of Greek … Continue reading

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Produce for Better Health Foundation Achieves Social Media Milestone

Consumers, Public Health Communities and the Fruit and Vegetable Industry continue to respond very favorably to the Fruits & Veggies–More Matters national health campaign … Continue reading

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Cal Poly and California Strawberry Commission Team Up

Cal Poly and the California Strawberry Commission have signed an agreement to create the first of its kind Strawberry Sustainability Research and Education Center. … Continue reading

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Star Ranch Angus Beef Launches Ground Beef

A new product from a familiar beef brand is bringing something fresh to the retail meat case: branded ground beef. Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., … Continue reading

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WP Rawl Announces First Ever Katie’s Camp

This summer, WP Rawl will host a three-day camp for twelve Katie’s Krops grant recipients from all across the country at WP Rawl’s headquarters … Continue reading

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IPC Launches Recipe Contest

In celebration of American Heart Month, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) launched the Heart Smart Recipe Contest with fitness guru Denise Austin and the … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Hosts New Jersey Healthy School Lunch Event

Last month Ready Pac hosted a Salad Day at Osage Elementary School in Voorhees County, New Jersey. The event helped raise awareness of New … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Announces Winners of the Simply Amazing Sweepstakes

Tasteful Selections baby specialty potatoes is pleased to announce Michael Cuchinelli of Cankton, La. as the winner of the $2,500 cash grand prize in … Continue reading

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