Tag Archives: Apples

Honeybear Brands Brings a Little Pazazz to PMA

Honeybear Brands returns to PMA 2014 with big news for retailers and their customers alike. They will be introducing Pazazz, their latest apple creation … Continue reading

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Domex Superfresh Growers Launches #EatApples Sweepstakes

Domex Superfresh Growers continues to provide retailers with innovative tools to connect with consumers with the launch of a social media promotion called “Your … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Sales Review: Apples

Posted in 2014 07 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh, Perishables Group Sales Reviews

Spotlight on: Rainier Fruit Co.

Experience, pride and the conviction to try new things contribute to success of the Rainier Fruit Co. Consistency. That is the most important thing … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 06 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh, Spotlight

Three Year Apple Category Growth Run Continued During Holidays

Supermarket sales data released by Nielsen Perishables Group reveals continued strong apple category growth over the December holiday period. A three year analysis of … Continue reading

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Food Forum: An apple for every day

Apples can provide retailers with substantial sales, as long as they navigate the growing category properly. By Steve Lutz Apples are hot.   With … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 01 Article Archives, Columns

Chelan Fresh develops digital ‘toolkit’ for registered dietitians

Reaching out to thousands of registered dietitians, or RDs, across the country, Chelan Fresh has developed and released a free digital “toolkit” that provides … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, PMA2013, What's New

Grāpple Ape Spotted at PMA’s Race for Talent

The iconic and lovable “Grāpple Ape,” official mascot of Grāpple Brand Apples, came to life during the Annual 5K PMA Race for Talent. Greeting … Continue reading

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Marvel and Crunch Pak Team up for Healthy Snacking

Marvel Entertainment and Crunch Pak are launching a new assortment of products featuring Marvel Super Heroes.  Coming in 2014, Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man and Marvel’s … Continue reading

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PMA: Crunch Pak will be Featuring its Apples with new Recipes

Crunch Pak has several pieces of new information to share with customers at the 2013 PMA Fresh Summit in New Orleans. Crunch Pak’s 20 … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, PMA2013, What's New

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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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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Crunch Pak Features Unique Back-to-School Offer

Crunch Pak is offering a back-to-school promotion via its electronic billboard in New York City’s Time Square. Beginning Aug. 18, the electronic billboard will … Continue reading

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New Apple Varieties Get a Name

After years of development and consumer testing as NY1 and NY2, Cornell University and New York Apple Growers have given the hottest new apples … Continue reading

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Eyeing apples

Apples are a core fruit within the produce section and sales are on the rise. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 08 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Domex Launches Instagram Promotion

Building on the recent launch of a new consumer focused website, Domex Superfresh Growers is pleased to announce the launch of a new Instagram … Continue reading

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United Supermarkets Helps Serve the Hungry

United Supermarkets (United) helped serve the hungry in local communities for the second year in a row by making a donation of 40,000 pounds … Continue reading

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FirstFruits Marketing and Retail Partners Fill Local Food Shelves

Together with retail partners FirstFruits Marketing donated over 250,000 pounds of fresh apples to food shelves across the U.S. through the 2013 Take a … Continue reading

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Apples Top EWG’s Dirty Dozen

Apples top the Environmental Working Group’s annual Dirty Dozen list of most pesticide-contaminated produce, followed by strawberries, grapes and celery. Other fresh fruits and … Continue reading

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Stemilt Launches The Stem

Stemilt Growers has launched a new blog, The Stem. Visitors can find fresh recipes, tips, information and farming knowledge about Stemilt fruits, including apples, … Continue reading

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CF Fresh is Now Viva Tierra Organic

In celebration of their 20th anniversary, CF Fresh announced its new name. The company is formally changing its name to Viva Tierra Organic to … Continue reading

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Pink Lady America Makes Apples a Family Affair

Pink Lady America (PLA) is starting the new year with a program designed to focus on those families at the orchard level doing the … Continue reading

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KIKU Apple Pouch Bags Now Available

CMI is partnering with retailers to take apple sales to the next level with its high-graphic KIKU shippers. Available in both a five-box euro … Continue reading

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CMI’s New Apple Packing Line Keeps Prices Down

CMI and McDougall and Sons (CMI’s largest growing entity and one of their founding owners) has improved their packing operation — amidst a hail … Continue reading

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Produce Powerhouse

PMA Fresh Summit is fast approaching. The industry is poised to put its best foot forward. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh