Category Archives: Perishables

Freska Unites Mangos and Mickey

In spring 2014, Freska Produce International will launch a new line of fresh mangos featuring Disney characters on packaging such as stickers and display … Continue reading

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Everfresh Introduces Premier Varietals

Everfresh Juice Company is doing with apple juice, what the wine industry has long done with wines – introducing lines of apple juice that … Continue reading

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USApple Asks: What Kind of Apple Are You?

If you were an apple, what type of apple would you be? As National Apple Month begins, the U.S. Apple Association is launching AppletizeMe … Continue reading

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NatureSweet Tomatoes Sports Pink Packaging

NatureSweet Tomatoes is showing its support for Breast Cancer Awareness by donating $100,000 to Susan G. Komen and featuring limited edition pink packaging throughout … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Launches Contest to Encourage Healthy Choices

Ready Pac Foods is leveraging their tech-savvy consumer base to promote usage of its Bistro Bowl Salad line this fall. A consumer social media … Continue reading

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Tender Choice Promotion Gears Up for Football

With football season in full swing, consumers are being asked to put on their “Porkivore Game Face” to make great-tasting pork part of their … Continue reading

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Emmi Roth Launches Pan Ready Pouches

Emmi Roth USA has introduced Roth6th Pan Ready Pouches, a new alternative to bulk packaging for cheese crumbles and shreds. The pre-portioned pouches are … Continue reading

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Sara Lee Brand in Introducing Angel Food Cake

Sara Lee brand has launched an Angel Food Cake for consumers looking for tasty and convenient ways to satisfy their sweet tooth while also keeping … Continue reading

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Lark Fine Foods is Adding Spice to the Holidays

Lark Fine Foods has unveiled its new seasonal cookie: All Natural Spiced Chocolate Krinkles. The festive cookies join Lark’s other holiday offerings of Russian … Continue reading

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ConAgra Foods Scores with “Hungry for Football”

Actress, mom and self-proclaimed “crazy football momma,” Holly Robinson Peete is teaming up with ConAgra Foods to launch HungryForFootball.com, giving fans access to everything … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Announces “Gold for Gold” Pineapple Promotion

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

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Tillamook Debuts New Look

Tillamook, the 104 year old farmer-owned co-op has begun a packaging design overhaul for their entire dairy products line. According to company officials, the … Continue reading

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CMI Expands its HERO Program Domestically

The Washington state apple- pear- and cherry-grower/shipper CMI is expanding its HERO brand apple program to include a series of snack-sized apple pouch bags … Continue reading

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Chabaso Bakery Hosts the Ultimate $andwich Contest

Chabaso Bakery is searching for new sandwich ideas. They are offering cash and other prizes for great new sandwich recipes that use any of … Continue reading

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Blue Hill Launches “Savory” Yogurt

Blue Hill has launched Blue Hill Yogurt, a line of savory yogurts made with milk from 100% grass-fed cows. Inspired by “savory” yogurts made … Continue reading

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Karoun Dairies Wins at American Cheese Society Awards 2013

Karoun Dairies’ exemplary yogurts and cheeses won top prizes at the American Cheese Society (ACS) conference on August 2, 2013 in Madison, Wis. The … Continue reading

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Starfish Presents the Ultimate Shrimp Burger

The food service offering of the Ultimate Shrimp Burger was introduced at this past year’s International Boston Seafood Show and was an immediate hit. … Continue reading

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US Potato Board Launches Recipe Contest with Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien

What is Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien’s favorite way to enjoy potatoes? “Twice-baked, stuffed with light cheese and veggies – YUM!” says the best-selling author, TV … Continue reading

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NMB Announces Mango Mania Display Contest Winners

Winners of the National Mango Board’s (NMB) third Mango Mania Display Contest for Small Retailers with up to 50 stores have been announced and … Continue reading

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Pink Lady Trademark Program Sees Success

After over two years of asking consumers to check Pink Lady Apples for trademark assurance, the association supported by its growers is seeing positive … Continue reading

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Congrats to Torrey Farms

The produce industry congratulates Torrey Farms, recipient of the 2013 Grower Achievement Award, which will be awarded during the 2013 Washington Public Policy Conference … Continue reading

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Mann Packing is Rock ‘n’ Rollin’

Mann Packing is teaming up with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series for a second race season this fall to feature its award-winning Stringless … Continue reading

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PBH Unveils New Fruits & Veggies—More Matter Website

Produce for Better Health Foundation’s consumer website, MoreMatters.org, has a new look, new functionality, added enhancements and enriched navigation to make it easier for … Continue reading

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Fortun Adds a Finishing Touch to Soup

Kevin Fortun, the founder of the former Stockpot Soups, announces the launch of Fortun’s Finishing Touch Soups, a new collection of gourmet ready-to-serve soups … Continue reading

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Gourmet Trading Company is off to see the Wizard

In anticipation of the 75th Anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, Gourmet Trading Company will feature the iconic film on its tags of Peruvian … Continue reading

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