Category Archives: Perishables

Florida Strawberry Grower Wish Farms Releases Children’s Book

Wish Farms announced the launch of their first children’s book, Misty the Garden Pixie, which is available for purchase on their website and on sale … Continue reading

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Carl Buddig & Co Awards $50,000

Carl Buddig & Co. and Old Wisconsin awarded the winners of its Dream Big Giveaway. Mary Lu Marr, a grandmother of six from Dublin, … Continue reading

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Got Milk? is Here to Stay

Following widespread reports that the “got milk?” slogan has been shelved, the California Milk Processor Board (CMPB), its creator, wants to remind us all … Continue reading

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Toufayan Bakeries Announces New Brand Packaging

Toufayan Bakeries will roll out new packaging beginning this spring. As part of a branding and marketing initiative launched mid-2013, Toufayan introduced a new … Continue reading

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USA Onions and IPC Showcase at First Idaho Culinary Celebration in Chicago

USA Onions/Idaho-Eastern Oregon Onion Committee and the Idaho Potato Commission, along with the Idaho State Department of Agriculture (ISDA), hosted a series of culinary … Continue reading

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Dole Partners with Meijer to Donate Salad Bars to Midwest Schools

Dole Food Company and Meijer have partnered to donate salad bars to five public schools in Detroit, Cincinnati and South Bend, Ind. These self-serve … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids Announces Digital Back-to-School Program

The Produce for Kids reception announced an innovative digital marketing program taking place this fall at Southeast Produce Council’s annual Southern Exposure event. The … Continue reading

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Fresh Solutions Network Launches Side Delights

Fresh Solutions Network announces the launch of Side Delights Gourmet Petite Potatoes. Side Delights Gourmet Petite Potatoes are available in 6 varieties – Real … Continue reading

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Stemilt’s Premium Pear Program Sees Industry Growth

The industry saw growth in the pear category, according to Stemilt’s recent analysis of retail scan data from Nielsen Perishables Group. Stemilt’s premium river … Continue reading

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Ocean Mist Farms Kicks Off Artichoke Season with Celebrity Chef

March is the beginning of peak artichoke season and Ocean Mist Farms is supporting sales and celebrating the company’s 90th anniversary with multiple activities … Continue reading

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Oscar Mayer Provides Portable Protein

The Oscar Mayer brand is introducing P3 Portable Protein Pack, packs of meat, cheese and nuts, designed for active consumers looking for a snack … Continue reading

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Lipman Helps Small Farmers Grow with Local Initiative

As part of its ongoing commitment to harvesting the freshest produce available, Lipman announced Lipman Local, an initiative to support small farmers across the … Continue reading

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Potandon Produce Teams Up with GetCrocked’s Jenn Bare

Potandon Produce is pleased to be teaming up with Jenn Bare, host of the popular blog, GetCrocked.com to offer consumers some great new Crock-Pot … Continue reading

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Starbucks Offers More Energy Options

Starbucks Coffee Co. is expanding its energizing drink options with a Blueberry Acai. The flavor joins the company’s line of ready-to-drink Refreshers beverages that … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Adds Baby Kale, Turkey and Cranberry Bistro Bowl

Ready Pac Foods is introducing the latest addition to its line of Bistro Bowl Salads, the Baby Kale Turkey Cranberry Bistro Bowl. This complete … Continue reading

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Pure Flavor Introduces Part ’3′ of its Snacking Series

Pure Flavor has launched the newest addition to ‘The Snacking Series’, a line of proprietary products and packaging. Anchored by Juno Bite snacking grape … Continue reading

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Ocean Mist Farms Owner Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Albert Pieri, a second generation family owner at Ocean Mist Farms, recently received the UnitedAg Lifetime Achievement Award. Pieri worked at Ocean Mist Farms … Continue reading

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Tillamook Launches a New Website

To commemorate its 105th anniversary, Tillamook launched a redesigned website at Tillamook.com. The new look reflects their continued growth as a dairy brand, innovation in product development, packaging … Continue reading

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Klondike Brands Ads Recognized by Idaho Advertising Federation

The Idaho Advertising Federation recently presented I.E. Productions, an Idaho Falls Multimedia Advertising agency with a 1st Award in the Magazine Category for a series … Continue reading

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California Avocado Commission Establishes Demonstration Grove

More than 100 California avocado growers and industry stakeholders attended the California Avocado Commission’s (CAC’s) inaugural field day at Pine Tree Ranch Demonstration Grove … Continue reading

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Wish Farms Strawberry Picking Challenge Raises Nearly $75K For Charity

The Inaugural Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge, hosted by Wish Farms raised approximately $75,000 for Redlands Christian Migrant Association. The fundraising event, held … Continue reading

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Pink Lady America & Bob’s Red Mill Partner For Gluten Free Treat

When the marketing arm behind the Pink Lady Brand Apple went looking for a new partner who could match the quality of its apple, … Continue reading

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Keep A Look Out for Opal Apples

Have you heard about Opal apples? Brand ambassadors have been spreading the word at local events in major cities across the U.S., along with … Continue reading

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USA Pears Sponsors Olympic Athlete Torin Koos

Culinary experts often claim that “what grows together, goes together,” and Olympic cross-country skier Torin Koos proves that this adage rings true. Koos grew … Continue reading

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Celebrities Kick Off Wonderful Halos and Feeding America Partnership

Actress Jennie Garth and TV personality and actor Mario Lopez officially kicked off a partnership between Wonderful Halos mandarins and Feeding America. Wonderful Halos … Continue reading

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