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Lakeside Organic Gardens debuts organic fioretto

Lakeside Organic Gardens, Watsonville, Calif., has a unique new product, organic fioretto.

Mangoes see major interest on PMG

Haitian mangoes maintained their lead on The Packer's PMG the week of May 11, and the overall mango category climbed from No. 4 to No. 2.

Listeria test prompts U.S., Canada recall of fresh-cut Mann products

Mann Packing Co. is recalling products in the U.S. and Canada after federal health agencies in the two countries notified the company of a potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes.

Be the holiday plant-based destination with help from Frieda’s

Los Alamitos, Calif.-based Frieda’s is offering solutions for plant-based eating during the holiday season.

Del Monte’s Better Breaks: quick, convenient and plant-based

Del Monte Fresh Produce is launching Better Break, a snack line featuring an array of vegetables.

Inc. Magazine recognizes Cece’s Veggies for skyrocketing growth

Vegetable “pasta” maker Cece’s Veggie Co., Austin, Texas, made Inc. Magazine’s annual list of fastest-growing private companies, with a three-year revenue growth of 23,880% to put it at No. 3.

Steinbeck changes marketing identity to Nature’s Reward

Steinbeck Country Produce, Salinas, Calif., is changing its marketing identity to Nature’s Reward to capitalize on consumer brand recognition, and has a new website design.

Growers Express expands recall

Growers Express, Salinas, Calif., has expanded a recall of vegetables after product testing resulted in another positive sample of Listeria monocytogenes.

Gold Coast YMCA camp teaches children about healthy eating

Gold Coast Packing teamed up with the Santa Maria Valley (Calif.) YMCA recently to teach children how to grow vegetables and turn them into center-of-the-plate dishes.

Growers Express recalls Green Giant Fresh products

Growers Express is recalling a variety of fresh-cut products, including Green Giant Fresh brand butternut squash and Cauliflower Crumble products, due to a positive test result for Listeria monocytogenes.