Category Archives: Perishables

Naturipe’s “The Very Berry Month of May”

Naturipe Farms has launched “The Very Berry Month of May” promotion and sweepstakes that will continue through May 31st. Each week will be dedicated … Continue reading

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Litehouse Introduces Feta Cheese into Produce

Consumers will now be able to pick up all their salad ingredients – from greens and tomatoes to dressing and feta crumbles – in … Continue reading

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Tribe Hummus Breaks Bread With Limited Batch Flavor, Rosemary Focaccia

Pairing its chickpea-based hummus with an Italian import, Tribe rolls out its latest Limited Batch flavor, Rosemary Focaccia, a zesty, tasty and fragrant spread that … Continue reading

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IPC Concludes its 2014 Potato Lover’s Month Contest

More than 5,000 supermarket chains and independent retailers showcased spuds for the annual Potato Lover’s Month retail display promotion in February, the most ever … Continue reading

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Castello Innovates with Burger Blue Cheese Slices

Blue cheese burgers are gaining ground with consumers since they started popping up on restaurant menus nationwide. Castello, makers of craft cheeses since 1893, … Continue reading

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Wish Farms Now Offers Organic Berries Year-round

Wish Farms is now offering a year-round supply of conventional and organic strawberries and blueberries. With the Florida strawberry season completed, the company’s focus … Continue reading

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Stoneridge Orchards Launches Value-Added Dried Whole Fruit Products

Stoneridge Orchards announces a variety of new products, ranging from dried fruits lightly dipped in dark chocolate or Greek yogurt, to the company’s signature … Continue reading

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Organics Unlimited Adds 370 Acres

Organics Unlimited has added 370 acres of certified organic banana production in Michoacan, Mexico, to increase its supply of bananas. This new acreage will … Continue reading

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Cracker Barrel Wins at World Championship

A group of Kraft brands were acknowledged among the best at the recent biannual World Championship Cheese Contest. Kraft took home three medals, including … Continue reading

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Ocean Mist Farms Adds Baby Broccoli

Ocean Mist Farms welcomes a new commodity to its family of more than 30 fresh vegetables: Baby Broccoli. The company is offering a year-round … Continue reading

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Chilean Honeycrisp Ready for Spring Sales

Key retailers have a first chance to get their hands on the Chilean Honeycrisp apple. Available the last week of April from Honeybear Marketing, … Continue reading

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NatureSweet Launches Ready-to-Eat Snack Tomatoes

NatureSweet has introduced a line of specially grown microproduce: NatureSweet Cherriots Tomatoes. The packaged, bite-sized tomatoes filled with flavor, meet the growing demand for … Continue reading

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CMI Celebrates Earth Day with Tree Giveaway

CMI is celebrating Earth Day over a weeklong period in April by giving away fruit trees to their social media fans. Leading up to … Continue reading

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The Idaho Potato Truck Goes on Tour with AHA

The Great Big Idaho Potato Truck is back on the road for its third consecutive cross-country tour with a new message for women: Take … Continue reading

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USApple Takes Home Four Medals

It was a big night for U.S. Apple Association (USApple) on April 9 at the National Agri-Marketing Association’s (NAMA) 2014 Best of NAMA awards … Continue reading

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Baloian Farms Introduces Premium Heirloom Sweet Red Onion

Baloian Farms has expanded its line of high-quality produce with the launch of their premium heirloom onion, Sophia la Rosa. Grown exclusively in California’s … Continue reading

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Mushroom Council Launches Swap It or Top It Display Contest

The Mushroom Council’s first ever Summer Retail Display Contest taking place in June 2014. To participate, retailers have to build a mushroom display in June utilizing … Continue reading

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Reichel Foods Expands Dippin’ Stix Line

Fresh‐cut produce snack producer Reichel Foods introduces four single-serve products to its line of Dippin’ Stix. Apples & Caramel with Greek Yogurt chips; Apples … Continue reading

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Pink Lady Joins Everfresh Premier Varietals

Everfresh Premier Varietals line of all-natural apple juices welcomes a new flavor: Pink Lady. The Everfresh line is a 100% juice line that showcases … Continue reading

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Organic Alexander Lucas Pears Coming to Market

Organic Alexander Lucas pears are back this spring, brought to the North American market by Viva Tierra Organic. The heirloom variety has a dedicated … Continue reading

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Teton Waters Ranch Introduces 100% Grass-fed Beef

Teton Waters Ranch launches eight new 100% grass-fed links and ground beef products. Just in time for the grilling season, the line of products … Continue reading

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Five Crowns Marketing Introduces the Origami Cantaloupe

Five Crowns Marketing is one of two U.S. growers licensed to bring retailers this new variety of melon—the Origami Cantaloupe. Delivered to stores under … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Partners with 13-Year-old Chef for a Cause

Tasteful Selections partners with 13-year-old Chef Jack Witherspoon to create recipes and videos featuring Tasteful Selections specialty potatoes. The partnership will support Jack’s cause … Continue reading

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Lifestyle Foods Revamps its Salad Line

Lifestyle Foods has revised its pre-packed salads with new dressings that contain less sodium, less fat and no syrup. They clock in at 230 … Continue reading

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Guy Fieri Burgers are Coming to Walmart Stores

Golden West Food Group has teamed up with celebrity chef and Food Network Star Guy Fieri to bring his famous burger recipes to consumers’ … Continue reading

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