Category Archives: Perishables

Celebrate Peanuts in the Bakery with New Products

Peanuts Worldwide and DecoPac have recently entered into a multi-year license agreement to offer various cake, cupcake and dessert decorations for the Peanuts and … Continue reading

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Dole Challenges North America to “Get up and Grow!”

Dole is bringing together all areas of the company to directly challenge North Americans to Get up and Grow by incorporating more fresh fruits … Continue reading

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IFCO Partners with Growing Forward to Feed America

IFCO has announced its support for the Growing Forward with Feeding America campaign, which launched at the beginning of the year. Growing Forward is … Continue reading

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Year of the Sheep

This February 19, legions of Asian cultures will herald the brand new lunar year, with 2015 pronounced “The Year of the Sheep.” In celebration, … Continue reading

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World’s Most ‘Famous’ Frank Unveils New Product, New Look in 2015

Nathan’s Famous is now making it easier for health-conscious consumers to enjoy the great taste of its original frankfurters by introducing a new 50-percent reduced-fat … Continue reading

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Consumer Brands Bloom Fresh Launches Website

International sourcing specialist, Global Bloom, announces the launch of its new consumer brand, Bloom Fresh, and the rollout of the corresponding informational website. Bloom Fresh … Continue reading

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Domex Superfresh Growers Delivers Apples on Bet

A bet is a bet. Last week, Howard Nager, vice president of marketing at Domex Superfresh Growers, delivered a box of fresh Autumn Glory Apples … Continue reading

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Tribe Heats Up Hummus Category with Sriracha

Two of the hottest food items on grocery shelves are coming together when Tribe Hummus lifts the lid on its Limited Batch Fiery Sriracha … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Offers Big Promotional Opps

RPE Produce’s latest Tasteful Selections marketing campaign is focusing on the little guys. The “Small potatoes. Big opportunities.” campaign kicked off this month with … Continue reading

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J&J Family of Farms Launches Retail Marketing Program

J&J Family of Farms is implementing a retail marketing program that includes consumer-friendly packaging, point-of-sale materials, customized promotional campaigns and a consumer-based web site. … Continue reading

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Titan Farms Sponsors Women’s Symposium at Southern Exposure

Titan Farms, a grower, packer and shipper of peaches and vegetables in the Southeast, will be sponsoring the first ever Southern Roots luncheon at this … Continue reading

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Extra Lean Ground Beef Receives “Hearty-Healthy” Certification

Extra Lean Ground Beef (Ground Beef that is at least 96% lean, 4% fat) is now certified by the American Heart Association to display … Continue reading

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Gourmet Trading Co. Offers Chilean Biodynamic Blueberries

Gourmet Trading Co., the year-round distributor of fresh asparagus and blueberries, announced it will have biodynamic blueberries out of Chile. “South Pacific Trading is … Continue reading

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Houston Chefs Heat Up Sales of MoutainKing’s Roasters

A marketing campaign by MountainKing featuring Houston’s top chefs and their at-home recipes for potato side dishes, each ready to eat in under 20 minutes, is … Continue reading

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2015 Seafood Champions Honored for Sustainability

Sixteen finalists and six winners were honored for their inspirational work promoting seafood sustainability. The awards were presented before hundreds of the world’s leading … Continue reading

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Fitness Trainer and Wonderful Halos Kick off Health Initiative

Fitness trainer Tracy Anderson kicked off a partnership between Wonderful Halos mandarins and Boys & Girls Clubs of America. Wonderful Halos is donating $100,000 … Continue reading

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Iceberg and Green Onions Joins Josie’s Organics

Josie’s Organics, the USDA-certified organic brand from Braga Fresh Family Farms, has expanded its product offerings with Iceberg Lettuce and Green Onions. The Iceberg … Continue reading

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BAILEY’S Coffee Creamers Adds Two Flavors

BAILEY’S Coffee Creamers announced two new flavors to its product lineup. The creamers, Macadamia Brittle and Limited Edition Bourbon Vanilla Pound Cake, are described as … Continue reading

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LoBue Citrus Donates $15,000 to Katie’s Krops

LoBue Citrus is donating $15,000 to Katie’s Krops, which empowers youth across the country to grow a healthy end to hunger in their communities, … Continue reading

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Natural Delights Celebrates 2nd National Medjool Date Day

After tremendous success of the first National Medjool Date Day last year, Natural Delights is bringing even more attention to the February 4th holiday in 2015 … Continue reading

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Del Monte Farms Achieve Sustainably Certification

Del Monte Fresh Produce’s banana farms in Guatemala and Costa Rica and its pineapple farms in Costa Rica have received third-party certification as Sustainably Grown, … Continue reading

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USApple Celebrates “28 Days of Apples” for American Heart Month

USApple Association, its members and industry supporters are once again partnering to engage with consumers on social media each day during February’s American Heart Month … Continue reading

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Stemilt Apples are for Lovers

Stemilt Growers is helping retailers tie into the color of hearts and roses with exciting promotion opportunities around its Red Delicious apples. Stemilt is … Continue reading

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Ambrosia Apples go to the Oscars

The countdown to the 87th Annual Oscars is in full swing. This year, Ambrosia Apples will be joining the ranks of products featured in the … Continue reading

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PBH Congratulates Dietitians and Excellence Award Honorees

To continue its longstanding history of identifying and honoring the hard work of industry members, apart from their company, who have gone ‘above and … Continue reading

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