Tag Archives: Pears

CMI Rolls Out Pouch Bag of Sweet Gourmet Pears

CMI’s Sweet Gourmet Pears program drove almost $900,000 in incremental dollars in a test with a major U.S. retailer, according to the company. With … Continue reading

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Stemilt Introduces Rushing Rivers as Its New Pear Label

Stemilt is answering consumers’ demands to know where their food comes from with a new label for its pears. The Rushing Rivers label highlights the company’s … Continue reading

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Talk of the Northwest

The Pacific Northwest has a plethora of produce in the ground, fish in the sea and products made from local ingredients. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 07 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

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

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

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A Perfect Pear-ing

December is National Pear Month and Pear Bureau Northwest is celebrating by inviting top chefs to showcase the fruit throughout December. Restaurants in Portland … 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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Chelan Looks Forward to Pear Season

With Bartletts ready to ship, Chelan Fresh Marketing is looking forward to a great 2013 pear season, according to Marketing Director Mac Riggan. “Our … 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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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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Pear Bureau Northwest Names Meijer “Pear Retailer of the Year”

Pear Bureau Northwest has named Meijer as the 2012 Pear Retailer of the Year for its outstanding pear merchandising program. Meijer’s successful implementation of … 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

Far from the tree

As apple and pear season kicks off, retailers are boosting promotions and in-store displays to meet demand. An apple a day keeps the doctor … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 08 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

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

Sage Fruit Company is Exclusive Supplier of The Biggest Loser Apples, Pears & Cherries

After a February announcement by Giraffe Interactive regarding bringing the popular health and lifestyle brand, The Biggest Loser, to fresh produce, the organization announces … Continue reading

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Lil Snappers

Stemilt Growers is adding two new varieties to its kid-sized apple snacks. Lil Snappers now include Braeburn and Fuji apples in addition to its … Continue reading

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