Category Archives: Perishables

Tasteful Selections Partners with Katie’s Krops

Tasteful Selections from RPE is sponsoring Katie’s Krops for a second consecutive year.A portion of the profits from specially marked bags of Tasteful Selections’ Ruby Sensation … Continue reading

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Pear Bureau Northwest Names Publix Pear Retailer of the Year

Pear Bureau Northwest has named Publix as the 2014 Pear Retailer of the Year for its outstanding pear merchandising activities. Publix is being recognized with this award due … Continue reading

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Ruby Fresh Debuts Jewels Pomegranate Arils Snack Cups

Ruby Fresh in introducing its JEWELS Pomegranate Arils snack cups. The 4-and 5.3-ounce grab-and-go cups with re-sealable lids are designed for convenient on-the-go snacking. … Continue reading

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Sambrailo Packaging Launches Go Greener! Packaging

Sambrailo Packaging will be introducing its new Go Greener! clamshells, a packaging innovation for organic growers. Made with 100% post-consumer recycled PET from clear … Continue reading

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The Nunes Co. Launches Foxy Organic Broccoleaf

The Nunes Company has launched an organic non-GMO vegetable called BroccoLeaf. The vegetable was discovered in the summer of 2014 when Foxy launched a series … Continue reading

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Alsum Farms & Produce and the Green Bay Packers Launch Fan Promotion

Alsum Farms & Produce is partnering with the Green Bay Packers to invite fans to share a photo of their best tailgating dish for … Continue reading

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Braga Fresh Family Farms to Cool and Distribute Josie’s Organics

Braga Fresh Family Farms announced their full line of Josie’s Organics fresh vegetables will be cooled and shipped at Tanimura & Antle’s cooling facility in … Continue reading

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Naturipe Farms Peel and Reseal Package Up Award

Naturipe Farms Peel and Reseal Fresh Blueberry Tray and Organic Blueberry Compostable Packaging have been named as finalists for the Produce Marketing Association’s 2014 Impact Awards. … Continue reading

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WP Rawl Expands Nature’s Greens Set

WP Rawl announced its expansion of the Nature’s Greens line of leafy greens. In the coming months, the company plans to unveil two new … Continue reading

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USApple AppletizeMe Encourages Consumers to Branch Out

With National Apple Month here (October), USApple is re-introducing its award-winning AppletizeMe social, digital and PR program aimed at inspiring increased apple consumption by matching consumers’ … Continue reading

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Chicken of the Sea Launches Three Flavored Salmon Pouches

Chicken of the Sea is launching a line of flavored salmon pouches. The line is part of an ongoing transformation of the iconic, 100-year-old … Continue reading

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VOC Uses Digital Marketing to Reach Millennials

The Vidalia Onion Committee (VOC) successfully reached a younger audience, including Millennials, with this past season with its “V is for Vidalia” campaign. The campaign … Continue reading

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Seminole Pride Noble Targets “Grab & Go” Market

The Seminole Tribe of Florida and W.G. Roe & Sons have expanded their  juice product offerings with a line of naturally pure and purely … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Announces 2nd Annual “Gold for Gold” Promotion

Del Monte Fresh Produce announces the launch of its second annual pineapple promotion: “Gold for Gold.” This consumer promotion encourages US and Canadian grocery shoppers … Continue reading

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Sunkist Joins the Sesame Street eat brighter! Movement

This season, Sunkist will showcase its premium, fresh citrus in new Sesame Street-themed packaging as part of the cooperative’s participation in the Produce Marketing Association … Continue reading

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Sabra Dipping Co. Expands Production Facility

Sabra Dipping Co. opened the doors to its expanded hummus production facility in Chesterfield County, Va. With the expansion, Sabra is doubling production capacity to meet continued … Continue reading

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Award-winning Rum Raisin Holiday Bread Hits the Market

5 Generation Bakers’ head baker, Al Beccard, submitted his idea for Golden Rum Raisin Christmas Swirl Bread into the 2013 California Raisin Marketing Board’s … Continue reading

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MountainKing Potatoes Rolls Out New Display Units

MountainKing Potatoes has taken another step toward helping retailers boost impulse sales, reduce in-store labor and compliment ad features with new, high-graphic display units. … Continue reading

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Avocados from Mexico Will Unveil “Made With Love” Campaign

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) will be sharing the love at the upcoming 2014 Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) Fresh Summit Exposition in Anaheim, Calif., and … Continue reading

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Veggie Patch Teams Up with Celebrity Chef Cindi Avila

Veggie Patch, a brand of healthy vegetable-based snacks and entrees, has teamed up with  vegetarian chef Cindi Avila to serve as the brand spokesperson … Continue reading

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ZICO Introduces Chilled Premium Coconut Water & Juice Blends

Described as a first-of-its-kind coconut water-based product, ZICO Chilled Premium Coconut Water & Juice Blends (ZICO Chilled Juices) brings together chilled coconut water with … Continue reading

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NMB Announces Mango Mania Display Contest Winners

The National Mango Board (NMB) has announced the winners of the Mango Mania Display Contest and reports an increase of 138% mango volume amongst … Continue reading

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Carl Buddig and the Chicago Blackhawks Score Partnership

For a second year, Carl Buddig & Co. is sponsoring Chicago’s hometown favorite, the Chicago Blackhawks, with a multimedia marketing campaign throughout the 2014-15 … Continue reading

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The Industry Celebrates the Second National Kale Day

National Kale Day is upon us. Launched in 2013 by Dr. Drew Ramsey and Chef Jennifer Iserloh, National Kale Day is held on the … Continue reading

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