Tag Archives: IPC

IPC Brings Consumers Holiday Potato Recipes

The Idaho Potato Commission is bringing inspiration to consumers with a collection of holiday potato recipes on its website, www.idahopotato.com, created for holiday meals and gatherings. The IPC’s … Continue reading

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IPC Surveys Consumers to Celebrate Potato Lover’s Month

In a survey by the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC), 97% of Americans said they eat potatoes and more than 81% enjoy them as a … Continue reading

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Two Big Idaho Potatoes Ring in the New Year

As the saying goes they “grow ‘em big in Idaho” and that’s no joke. On New Year’s Eve, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) was … Continue reading

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The star of the party

With football season nearing its grand finale, retailers have one last shot at tackling game day sales. Teaming up with produce companies is the winning play. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 01 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Calling Retailers: 23rd Annual IPC Retail Display Contest Will Award $150,000 in Prizes

Want to keep potato sales up this winter? Get creative – it can also win you a lot of great prizes in the Idaho … Continue reading

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IPC Awards $7500 in Prize Money to Children Nationwide

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) awarded 75 lucky winners with an American Express gift card out of hundreds of submissions it received from children across … Continue reading

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IPC Launches Digital Recipe Database

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) has announced the launch of an improved recipe database on www.idahopotato.com. It will feature over 900 ways to prepare … Continue reading

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IPC Celebrates National Celiac Awareness Month

In recognition of National Celiac Awareness Month in May, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) has partnered with blogger Amie Valpone of “The Healthy Apple” … Continue reading

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Top Retail Displays Speak the Language of Love

Consumers weren’t the only ones professing their love for Idaho spuds during the annual Potato Lover’s Month retail celebration in February. Supermarket chains and … Continue reading

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The Great Big Idaho Potato Truck Embarks on Second Cross-Country Tour

Back by popular demand, the Great Big Idaho Potato Truck officially set off on its seven-month cross-country journey with support and good wishes from … Continue reading

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For the love of spuds

Potato sales tend to slow down at the beginning of the year. By keeping them front and center in the produce department, retailers can … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 01 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Utah State University Aggies Take Home The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Trophy

“The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl belongs to the Aggies” said Coach Gary Andersen as he accepted the trophy, a crystal bowl loaded with Idaho … Continue reading

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Idaho Resident Wins IPC’s 
First Pinterest Contest

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) awarded a $250 cash prize to Zoe Lowinfell Cauvel of Twin Falls, Idaho for her delectable photo of Idaho … Continue reading

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Idaho Potato Commission’s Popular 
Recipe Photo Contest Now on Pinterest

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) is now hosting their “Recipe of the Month Photo Contest” on Pinterest, taking full advantage of the site’s ability … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Spud

With strong potato sales and abundant supply in the ground, growers are celebrating the category. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Idaho Potato Commission Gears Up for Football Season

For the third consecutive year, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) will sponsor the Boise State University (BSU) and University of Idaho (U of I) football teams. … Continue reading

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Idaho Potatoes Star as Main Ingredient in Food Blogs Across the Country

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) is collecting original Idaho potato blog posts and serving them up in a new section on its website, The … Continue reading

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The Great Big Idaho Potato Truck Rolls into Atlanta

As part of its cross-country tour, the Great Big Idaho Potato Truck spent a few days enjoying the southern hospitality in Atlanta, Ga. One … Continue reading

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The best from the Northwest

The distinctive climate of the Northwest makes for some of the most well-received produce and seafood in the country. The Northwest region of the … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 07 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

United States Senators from Idaho Welcome Great Big Idaho Potato Truck to the Nation’s Capitol

The U.S. Senators from Idaho, James E. Risch and Mike Crapo, today joined the President and CEO of the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC), Frank … Continue reading

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IPC Announces 2012 Retail Display Contest Winners

The Idaho Potato Commission has announced the winners of its 2012 Retail Display Contest. The contest awarded more than $150,000 in cash and prizes, including … Continue reading

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IPC Celebrates its Diamond Anniversary

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) is celebrating its diamond anniversary with one of its biggest sweepstakes ever—a chance to win a one-carat diamond solitaire … Continue reading

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Giving back is the new black

Retailers are finding that community support does more than make them feel warm and fuzzy inside. It is growing sales. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 03 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Southern hospitality

The Southeast Produce Council’s (SPC) Southern Exposure trade show is a favorite for many produce growers. Its smaller size and intimate setting provides a breeding ground for developing new relationships. This year’s show promises to be no different. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 02 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Inaugural Idaho Potato Bowl Scores Big With More Than 4.3 Billion Media Impressions

Although the Ohio University Bobcats defeated the Utah State University Aggies by a single point at the inaugural Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, the Idaho … Continue reading

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