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South Mill Champs introduces more Shrooms snacks, plus coffee, tea

NEW YORK — You’ve seen mushrooms transform into chewy jerky and blend with ground beef into burgers, but you might not have seen this yet.

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.

Figs inch toward No. 1 spot on Produce Market Guide

Cucumbers remained on top as the No. 1 most searched item on Produce Market Guide the week of June 24, while watermelons and figs, the previous week's No. 2 and No. 3 commodities, switched places.

Sunset label leads to global award for Yerecic Label

Yerecic Label, New Kensington, Pa., recently received the World Label Award for a label for the Sunset brand Campari tomato.

Just how big is the World's Largest Pineapple Display?

Schnucks has partnered with Fyffes to create the world’s largest pineapple display.

Pure Flavor/Enza Zaden pepper receives international award

Seed company Enza Zaden’s mini sweet pepper, Tribelli, grown and marketed by Pure Hothouse Foods Inc.’s Pure Flavor brand as Aurora Bites, received the International Taste Institute’s Superior Taste Award.

The Mart Group, ProSource combine into single potato, onion supplier

The Mart Group LLC, which consists of four Idaho potato grower-shippers, has entered into a joint venture with onion grower ProSource Inc.

Millennials Eat — Popular product claims and how produce fits in

Ashley Nickle, editor of Produce Retailer, and Amelia Freidline, copy editor and designer for The Packer, conducted a thorough store check to see which product claims produce companies are using on their packaging.

Packer Insight — Mexican tomatoes, CPS and giant produce displays

The Packer's editor Tom Karst and Produce Retailer editor Ashley Nickle discuss a few of the big topics of the week, from Mexican tomatoes to the Center for Produce Safety Symposium to a pair of giant produce displays.

Little Potato Co. offers summer grilling campaign

The Little Potato Co., Edmonton, Alberta, has kicked off a summer grilling promotion for its creamer potato products.
Jun 28, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Potatoes