Category Archives: Perishables

Church Brothers Gives Salads a Red Touch for V-Day

Church Brothers is getting foodservice operators to add red to their salads for Valentine’s Day as the company ships its Heirloom red spinach to … Continue reading

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The Dannon Co. Announces Fellowship Grant Winner

The Dannon Co. announces Amanda Ford from the University of Florida as the winner of the 2014-2015 Dannon Yogurt and Probiotics Fellowship Grant. Ford’s … Continue reading

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Emmi Roth USA Earns FSSC 22000 Certification

After many months of preparation, Emmi Roth USA announces its 77,000-square-foot specialty cheese plant in Platteville, Wis., has received FSSC 22000 Certification by the … Continue reading

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Titan Farms Upgrades Peach Packing Facility

Titan Farms, a grower, packer and shipper of peaches and vegetables in the Southeast, has completed an upgrade and expansion to its packing facility. Including the installation … Continue reading

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The Happy Egg Co. Receives AHA Certification

The happy egg co. has been granted humane certification from American Humane Association (AHA) in the category “Layer Hens: Free-Range and Pasture-raised.” It is the first … Continue reading

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Saxon Brings Home Award for Asiago Fresca

Saxon Creamery’s Asiago Fresca with Rosemary took 3rd place in the flavored open class in the 2014 World Championship Contest. Made with whole cows … Continue reading

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Pure Hothouse Foods Expands in Texas

Pure Hothouse Foods recently broke ground on a brand new state-of-the-art distribution center in San Antonio, Texas. This facility will encompass 60,000 square feet … Continue reading

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Setton Farms Pistachio Chewy Bites Sponsors Griffith Park Run

Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, the maker of Setton Farms Pistachio Chewy Bites, is excited to be an official sponsor of the first annual … Continue reading

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WP Rawl Expands its Greens Production Lines

WP Rawl, in a continued commitment to growing the leafy greens category, is upgrading its greens’ production lines at its Pelion, S.C. headquarters. The updates … Continue reading

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Heritage Reserve Navel Oranges Return in February

LoBue Citrus’ Heritage Reserve Navel Oranges will return in February for a limited time. “The flavor of Heritage Reserve Navel Oranges is unsurpassed by … Continue reading

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Avocados from Mexico Keeps Momentum with Fanwich

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) aims to keep avocado consumption strong following the Big Game with its Fanwich campaign. Launching nationwide and running from Feb. 2 … Continue reading

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Grillman’s Partners with Florida State Seminoles

Grillman’s has announced a partnership with Florida State University. The partnership begins with the 2015 baseball season and lasts for three years. Grillman’s is the newest … Continue reading

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Opal Apples Launch to the International Space Station

The Opal apple had the honor of being sent up to the International Space Station. The news came last fall when The Johnson Space … Continue reading

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Georgia Growers Association Relaunches Food Safety Program

The Georgia Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association (GFVGA) is relaunching its longstanding, leading initiative for the statewide produce industry that creates, updates and implements … Continue reading

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BelGioioso Offers a Fresh Mozzarella Cheese Snack

BelGioioso launched a new cheesey snack – Fresh Mozzarella Snacking Cheese. At only 70 calories, the individual packages of award winning cheese are described … Continue reading

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Earthbound Farm Launches Magazine-Style Website

The organic produce company Earthbound Farm launched a redesigned, food-forward website with original photography and a rigorous publishing schedule optimized for all viewing devices. The site features … Continue reading

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New Vegetable & Fruit Juice Blends from V8

V8 has introduced four Vegetable & Fruit Juice Beverages. With an 80-year history, V8 has mastered the art of blending vegetables, and the new … Continue reading

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Tastykake Introduces Salted Caramel and Red Velvet Mini Donuts

Snack cake brand Tastykake  introduced it’s newest limited edition offerings, Red Velvet and Salted Carmel Mini Donuts, expanding the brand’s mini donut line with … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Joins Weight Watchers Baked Goods

Oatmeal is the latest to join Weight Watchers Sweet Baked Goods line. The two varieties—Blueberry Almond Oatmeal Bakes and Cinnamon Raisin Oatmeal Bakes—each contain 130 … Continue reading

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Pear Bureau Northwest Announces 2015 Display Contest

Pear Bureau Northwest is introducing a nationwide display contest open to retailers of all sizes in the U.S. and Canada beginning January 15, 2015. … Continue reading

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NatureSweet SunBursts Kicks Off its MVP Promo

NatureSweet Tomatoes is kicking off the New Year with the return of the NatureSweet SunBursts MVP retail promotion across the United States. Designed to aid … Continue reading

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Sakata Seed Introduces Two LSL Melons

Sakata Seed America is introducing two LSL melon varieties, Infinite Gold and Timeless Gold. These highly-anticipated LSL melons have been bred for firm flesh … Continue reading

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Teenage Entrepreneur Launches Cold-Pressed Juice Line

The better-for-you beverage brand CRUDE introduces its first two ready-to-drink juice products this month. It was founded on the belief that good juice comes … Continue reading

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Blueberry Council Encourages Little Changes in 2015

This year the U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council will build on the success of its 2014 Little Changes campaign. On Jan. 1, the Council kicked … Continue reading

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Wholly Guacamole Brand Reaches Fan Milestone

The makers of the Wholly Guacamole brand is celebrating as the brand reaches the one millionth fan milestone on its Facebook fan page. To celebrate, … Continue reading

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