Tag Archives: Apples

Opal Apple Cider Now Available

The sweet and crispy Opal apple is now available as a cider exclusively from Ryan’s Juice, a 30+ year-old family-owned and operated juice company. … 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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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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Produce shopper support

New Year’s resolutions are in full swing. Retailers that help consumers stay on track will win their loyalty year-round. Continue reading

Posted in 2015 01 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Fowler Farms Partners with PMA and Sesame Street

Fowler Farms is teaming up with PMA’s Sesame Street eat brighter! movement, offering a branded apple bag and box to retailers. Fowler Farms apples … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Uncategorized, What's New

U.S. Apple Association Unites Industry to Grow Sales

This holiday season, U.S. Apple Association (USApple) and participating members are working in strategic harmony to support apple sales by conducting joint retail communications … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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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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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