Category Archives: Perishables

Chelan Fresh Marketing to Offer an Exclusive Cherry Variety

Chelan Fruit Cooperative recently announced the acquisition of the Orondo Fruit Company packing plant in Orondo, Washington, from the Griggs and Clennon families. Along … Continue reading

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Del Monte Goes Bananas for Charity Events

Participants in the Miami Paddle Challenge held at Matheson Hammock Park were in for a unique surprise when they were joined by five giant … Continue reading

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Turbana Brings Consumers Back to the Farms

As the “farm to table” idea has achieved national recognition, Turbana announced they are bringing this concept full circle by showing North American consumers … Continue reading

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Growers Supply Announces Fall 2012 Photo Contest

Do you love showing off your Growers Supply products? Think you’re using them in a unique and interesting way? Growers Supply will be holding a … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Produce is Giving Away Banana Halloween Costumes

Del Monte Fresh Produce announced the launch of its Banana Halloween Costume Giveaway. The Facebook sweepstakes began October 8th and ends October 18th. Many … Continue reading

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Black Gold Farms Launches Better with Reds Campaign

Black Gold Farms, is rolling out its Better With Reds retail marketing campaign that continues the promotion of its year-round red potato tablestock program. … Continue reading

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Mann Packing Receives Certification as a Women Business Enterprise

Mann Packing Company, one of North America’s leading suppliers of fresh vegetables and fresh-cut vegetables received certification as a Women Business Enterprise through the … Continue reading

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Halloween Recipes from the Idaho Potato Commission

Halloween treats don’t always have to be about the candy. With the Idaho Potato Commission’s collection of ghoulish recipes, make this Halloween all about … Continue reading

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Mango Mania Display Contest Winners Announced

The winners of more than $10,000 in cash prizes have been announced for the Mango Mania Display Contest for Small Retailers with up to … Continue reading

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Kunzler and Company Inc. Launches Bacon Pork Roll

Kunzler and Company Inc., celebrating more than 110 years of manufacturing of fine meat products including hams, bacon, franks, pretzel dogs, luncheon meats and … Continue reading

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Tyson Fresh Meats Simplifies Dinner and Party Time

Consumers looking for convenience and flavor now have an exciting new meal option in the meat case. Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., the beef and … Continue reading

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Gourmet Trading Company Promotes Tri-Color Asparagus

Gourmet Trading Company is excited to offer Tri-Color Asparagus during the company’s purple asparagus season; September through mid-December. The company offers packs featuring all … Continue reading

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EuroFresh Farms Introduces a New Snacking Tomato

EuroFresh Farms, a year-round producer and marketer of greenhouse grown tomatoes and cucumbers located in Willcox and Snowflake, Ariz., announces a new snacking tomato … Continue reading

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California Giant Berries Proud to Wear Pink

California Giant Berry Farms’ packaging will again take on a new color during the month of October to convey their commitment to breast cancer … Continue reading

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New Apple Variety from FirstFruits of Washington

The intensely sweet and crunchy new apple variety Sweetie, from FirstFruits of Washington, will be making an appearance at retail this September. First planted … Continue reading

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Tyson Fresh Meats Aims to Elevate the Tailgate

When it’s time for diehard football fans to cheer on their favorite teams this fall, Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., the beef and pork subsidiary … Continue reading

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Dole Food Company Donates Salad Bars to Monterey Peninsula Schools

Dole Food Company was joined at Foothill Elementary School by representatives from the Monterey Peninsula School District, Monterey Health Department, California Department of Education … Continue reading

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GloriAnn Farms Supports National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

GloriAnn Farms, and its partner Five Crowns Marketing announces Corn for the Cause promotion for National Breast Cancer Awareness month. During the month of … Continue reading

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Produce Pro Software creates the PPro Sales App

Produce Pro Software plans to launch the PPro Sales App at PMA Fresh Summit on October 26th in Anaheim, California. The PPro Sales App … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Launches Disney-themed Cool Cuts Salads and Mini-Meals

Back-to-school lunches and snacks just got more fun—and nutritious—with the help of Ready Pac Foods’ new line of Disney-themed Ready Pac Cool Cuts salads … Continue reading

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Kettle Cuisine Adds Four New Soups

Grilled Cheese & Bacon Soup, Moroccan Lamb with Couscous, Black Eyed Pea & Smoked Ham Soup and Greek Chicken Orzo Soup arenow. Bold flavors, reflective … Continue reading

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Shanley Farms Now Shipping Morro Bay Avocados

Shanley Farms is now shipping Morro Bay Avocados which are solely grown in San Luis Obispo County, the northernmost avocado growing region in California. … Continue reading

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The Original SoupMan Rolls Out Shelf-Stable Soup Cartons

SoupMan, Inc. has announced that The Original SoupMan is working with Integrated Marketing Services (IN) as its shopper marketing and retail promotions agency of record. … Continue reading

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Buy Alabama’s Best Campaign

The Alabama Grocers Association, the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries and the Alabama Food Manufacturers and Producers Association has announced Buy Alabama’s Best … Continue reading

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BASF Makes a Breakthrough in Sustainable Snack Packaging

BASF, The Chemical Company, has made a breakthrough towards sustainable snack packaging that can help companies and communities everywhere get closer to their goal … Continue reading

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