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Stemilt Growers Expands Apple Lovers Pack with Artisan Organics Varieties

January 17, 2018 - 9:20pm
WENATCHEE, WA – Stemilt Growers is giving organic apple shoppers something to smile about this season. The grower/packer/shipper has announced plans to expand its Apple Lover 5 lb pouch bag program,...

Ed Carolan and Dan Buettner Confirmed as Keynote Speakers at Organic Produce Summit

January 17, 2018 - 9:20pm
MONTEREY, CA - Organic Produce Summit (OPS) 2018 has landed two big names in health and wellness—Ed Carolan, President of Campbell Fresh, and Dan Buettner, noted journalist, author, and discoverer of...

Albertsons Announces Plans to Sell 49 Percent Interest in Casa Ley for Approximately 345 Million USD

January 17, 2018 - 9:20pm
BOISE, ID – Safeway, part of Albertsons Companies, will sell Safeway's 49 percent interest in Mexico-based retailer Casa Ley to Tenedora for $6.45 billion Mexican pesos—equivalent to $345 million USD...

Cindy Jewell with California Giant Berry Farms Shares on the Strawberries Market and Valentines Day Inspiration

January 17, 2018 - 9:20pm
OXNARD, CA - I don’t know about you, but winter brings out the berry best in me—pun intended—because as the colder weather swoops in, I look to berries to brighten up my days with lick-my-fingers...

7Eleven Juices Up Options with USDA Organic ColdPressed Juice

January 17, 2018 - 9:20pm
IRVING, TEXAS – 7-Eleven takes on fresh produce with its new line of proprietary organic, cold-pressed juices. With healthy, better-for-you products trending amongst consumers, 7-Eleven moves away...

City of Oroville Sues State of California Over 2017 Spillway Emergency

January 17, 2018 - 11:19am
OROVILLE, CA - The City of Oroville has announced its intent to sue state water officials for damages caused by February 2017’s Oroville Dam spillway failure, which, at the time, caused thousands of...

Judith McKenna Named President and CEO of Walmart International

January 17, 2018 - 11:19am
BENTONVILLE, AR – Changes to Walmart’s organizational structure in the United States have made headlines recently, and now the retailer has announced plans to transition senior leadership abroad. The...

Crystal Valley Farms to Promote Volume of Mexican Grown Asparagus This February

January 17, 2018 - 11:19am
MIAMI, FL – Just in time for February's festivities, Crystal Valley Foods will have significant volume of Mexican grown asparagus from the Caborca region in Northern Sonora. The company is expecting...

Reinhart Foodservices Corporate Chef Paul Young Shares on New Stove Tots Show

January 17, 2018 - 11:19am
ROSEMONT, IL - Looking for a fun, tasty, and insightful way to fill your Monday night? Look no further than the FYI network’s new show Stove Tots. This dynamic weekly program not only dives into the...

J Marchini Farms Francesca Fordice and Syscos Danny Ortiz Win ANUKs December Snack Cover Contest

January 17, 2018 - 1:15am
SACRAMENTO, CA - The results are in, and, drumroll please, we have our winners for this round of spotting the ANUK logo. Did you spot the logo lurking in the mistletoe shadows on our December edition...

Freezing Weather Hits the Southeast

January 17, 2018 - 1:15am
SOUTHEAST U.S. – Freezing weather has hit the Gulf Coast this week, with freeze warnings and snow impacting the Southeast from Texas to Florida. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued dozens...

Frank Camera with SunFed Talks Mexican Eggplant Production and the Market

January 17, 2018 - 1:15am
NOGALES, AZ - The folks over at SunFed are making steady headway as they enter 2018 with hothouse eggplant now in full-swing from the team behind the Perfect Produce® brand. SunFed’s supplies of...

Wonderful Pistachios Launches New Natural Raw Variety

January 17, 2018 - 1:15am
LOS ANGELES, CA – This February, a new flavor is arriving to town and it’s bringing natural back. Just in time for Heart Health Month, Wonderful Pistachios announced a new addition to the Wonderful...

Albertsons Companies President and COO Wayne Denningham Retires Susan Morris Appointed New Role

January 17, 2018 - 1:15am
BOISE, ID - After over 40 years with the retailer, Albertsons President and Chief Operating Officer Wayne Denningham announced plans to retire by the end of the company's fiscal year. The retailer...

USDA Lifts PACA Reparation Sanctions on Washington Produce Business

January 16, 2018 - 12:11pm
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that Cry Baby Foods LLC satisfied a reparation order issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA).The Royal...

Instacart Acquires Digital Solutions Company Unata

January 16, 2018 - 12:11pm
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – It’s a truth universally acknowledged that two pioneering e-commerce companies joining forces will make headlines. And so the story goes with Instacart, a technology-driven,...

Pacific International Marketing Expands Organic Carrot Program

January 16, 2018 - 12:11pm
PHOENIX, AZ – Arizona growing season has kicked off with a bang for Pacific International Marketing. The produce provider is expanding on its conventional carrot offerings—with its new line of...

Naturipe Celebrates Justin Timberlakes Braspberries with Social Media Sweepstakes

January 16, 2018 - 12:11pm
SALINAS, CA – Last year, Justin Timberlake made his debut into the produce industry after creating the iconic Braspberry, causing a frenzy of Instagram followers to say Bye Bye Bye to the old way of...

Find the ANUK Apple Logo on the Cover of the December 2017 Snack Magazine

January 16, 2018 - 12:11pm
SACRAMENTO, CA – Hope you’ve all been doing your finger exercises over the holidays, because the first Snack Contest of 2018 is here!Whip out your copy of the December issue of The Snack Magazine,...

Mann Packing Highlights Organics with OnTrend Offerings for 2018

January 15, 2018 - 10:08pm
SALINAS, CA - There are some new faces to love in the Mann Packing lineup, which offers organic consumers a whole new array of products to choose from. Here’s What’s in Store for Mann Packing.As the...