Tag Archives: Produce Marketing Association

Chilean Fresh Fruit Association Wins Sensory Experience Contest

A recipe entered by the Chilean Fresh Fruit Association won top honors at the Produce Marketing Association’s Sensory Experience Contest at this year’s PMA … Continue reading

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PMA Annual Foodservice Conference Sets Five New Records

It was a record-breaking year at Produce Marketing Association’s 33rd annual Foodservice Conference. The event kicked off this past weekend with networking, educational programming, … Continue reading

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PMA Launches Redesigned Website

In response to member feedback and as part of its new strategic plan implementation, Produce Marketing Association (PMA) unveiled its redesigned website, www.pma.com. With … Continue reading

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Sesame Workshop-PMA Initiative Encourages ‘Brighter Eating’

Sesame Workshop and Produce Marketing Association have unveiled a national movement that applies the strength and influence of the Sesame Street brand and its … Continue reading

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PMA Commends Passage of the Farm Bill

Bryan Silbermann, CEO of Produce Marketing Association, today issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Senate’s and U.S. House of Representatives’ passage … Continue reading

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Can You Tell Me How to Get… Kids to Eat Their Fruits and Vegetables

In her time as First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama has made fitness and health a major priority, so it was no … Continue reading

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PMA’s Former President Bob Carey Passes Away

On Friday, November 29, PMA and the industry lost an iconic leader as former president Bob Carey died at age 82 in Delaware. Bob … Continue reading

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Sesame Street’s Elmo and Rosita to Join the First Lady for Announcement

On Wednesday, October 30 at 2:40 PM ET, First Lady Michelle Obama will join Sesame Street’s Elmo and Rosita, the Produce Marketing Association and … Continue reading

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It’sFresh! Named Best First-time Exhibitor

The company was showcasing its unique ethylene removal technology, which extends the shelf life and quality of produce by as many as three days … Continue reading

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Pink Ribbon Produce Honors Retailer & Produce Partners

Pink Ribbon Produce, a breast cancer prevention and fundraising program lead by advertising agency AugustineIdeas, honored retail and produce partners for their donations and … Continue reading

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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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PMA Passion

Whoa! The past ten days have been a whirl. After a three days in Atlanta for the NACS show and a couple days in … Continue reading

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NatureSweet Wins PMA Impact Award

NatureSweet Cherriots received the 2013 Produce Marketing Association Impact Award, which recognizes trendsetters that create and deliver bold new concepts for produce packaging. NatureSweet’s … Continue reading

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PMA Aims to Deliver Personalized Value with Strategic Plan

The Produce Marketing Association (PMA) unveiled its strategic plans for 2014-2018 is aimed at helping members build connections, applying advances in science and technology, … Continue reading

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PMA: Mann Packing is Relaunching Veggie Mac-n-Cheese

Mann Packing will feature the company’s re-launched Veggie Mac-n-Cheese product portfolio and introduce two chopped salad kits. Mann’s Veggie Mac-n-Cheese meal kits contain fresh … Continue reading

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PMA: Fresh Fruit Cuts Sliced Peaches and Nectarines Make the Finals

After 7 years of R&D and just a few short months in market, Woot Froot sliced peaches and nectarines have been named a finalist … Continue reading

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PMA: Crispy Green gets a Makeover

Crispy Green is proud to introduce new packaging for its Crispy Fruit product line. The Crispy Fruit slices still remain the same but now … Continue reading

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PMA: Taylor Farms is Chopping it Up

Taylor Farms Retail is expanding the company’s Chopped Salad Line with a new Kale Chopped Salad Kit. The new Kale Chopped Salad Kit is … Continue reading

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PMA: Gator Eggs Hatch in Time for Fresh Summit

When Dr. Seuss talked fancifully about green eggs and ham, he never would have imagined the green eggs that Shanley Farms will debut at … Continue reading

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PMA: JMB Celebrates 50 Years

Jacobs, Malcolm & Burtt (JMB) Produce has been serving the fresh produce industry worldwide since 1888. The company’s recent efforts have been focused on … Continue reading

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PMA: Alsum Farms & Produce Redesigns Bins

Alsum Farms & Produce will be sharing three new potato bins for grocers with an eye on fast, fresh and easy meal preparation at … Continue reading

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PMA: Jacobs Farm / Del Cabo Announces New Brands

Leading organic grower and shipper, Jacobs Farm / Del Cabo is debuting a new brand, Kitchen Harvest Living Herbs, with basil leading the way. … Continue reading

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PMA: Sunlight’s Surprise

Always known for making a splash at their booth, Sunlight International plans for this PMA Fresh Summit to be even more eye-opening than ever … Continue reading

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PMA: Ready Pac is Showcasing New Fresh Items

Ready Pac Food’s quest for innovation has once again proven successful, as evidenced by another nomination for their stand-out peel and reseal packaging at … Continue reading

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PMA: Earthbound Farm to Reveal Packaged Salad Category Research Findings

Earthbound Farm will share findings from its recent proprietary packaged salad category research at the PMA’s Fresh Summit. The study, conducted in partnership with … Continue reading

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