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UNFI’s New Product Showcase will feature 50 new products UNFI’s New Product Showcase will feature 50 new products | Friday, January 27, 2023

UNFI’s first of four shows is on February 7-8

Providence, Rhode Island – Retailers and suppliers are invited to find the right selection of produces, prices and people to help optimize the spring and summer seasons at UNFI’s show.
Perdue debuts two new chicken product lines Perdue debuts two new chicken product lines | Friday, January 27, 2023

Introducing Perdue Flavor-Infused Chicken and Perdue Chicken Plus Snackers

Salisbury, Maryland – Perdue continues to focus on innovation by launching two new product lines aimed at giving consumers better for you options for meals and snacking occasions.
Chris Caswell is Second Nature Brands’ Chief Financial Officer Chris Caswell is Second Nature Brands’ Chief Financial Officer | Friday, January 27, 2023

Caswell is appointed at nutritional snack and treats brand

Detroit, Michigan – Chris Caswell joins Second Nature Brands with more than 20 years of financial and operational experience.
Who was named Canada’s Whisky of the Year? Who was named Canada’s Whisky of the Year? | Friday, January 27, 2023

Result of the 2023 Canadian Whisky Awards were announced

Victoria, British Columbia – For the first time in the 13-year history of the awards, a regional artisan producer has been named Canada’s Whisky of the Year.
Conagra Brands innovates new products Conagra Brands innovates new products | Thursday, January 26, 2023

From sweet treats breakfast mixes to flavored seeds

Chicago, Illinois - Conagra Brands debuts a tasty collection of sweet treads across top brands such as Snack Pack, Duncan Hines, Mrs. Butterworth’s and DAVID Seeds.
Peco Foods appoints new Sales Director Peco Foods appoints new Sales Director | Thursday, January 26, 2023

Kevin Phillips is responsible of Peco’s commodity business

Birmingham, Alabama - Kevin Phillips assumes the responsibilities of Bobby Wilburn, overseeing Peco’s commodity business.
OREO unveils The Most OREO OREO OREO unveils The Most OREO OREO | Thursday, January 26, 2023

OREO releases the most playful cookie ever

East Hanover, New Jersey – Oreo unveils The Most OREO OREO and invites fans to dunk into the brand’s first-ever metaverse experience – OREOVERSE.
Yofiit and Bentilia Brands launches in North America markets Yofiit and Bentilia Brands launches in North America markets | Thursday, January 26, 2023

Global Food and Ingredients expands to United States and Canada

Toronto, Canada – GFI expands footprint to current and future partners across North America.
Perdue Farms announces first renewable natural gas initiative in the Southeast Perdue Farms announces first renewable natural gas initiative in the Southeast | Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Perdue Farm partners with GreenGasUSA to achieve carbon-reduction goals

Lewiston, North Carolina - GreenGasUSA will help accelerate Perdue Farm’s sustainability journey by reducing emissions of methane.
Celebrate the season of love with Barilla Love pasta Celebrate the season of love with Barilla Love pasta | Wednesday, January 25, 2023

New limited-edition heart-shaped pasta cut

Northbrook, Illinois - Nothing says “I love you” like a delicious, cooked meal. Barilla introduces a new heart-shaped pasta cut.
Fresh Baby Coolers now available at Wegmans Food Markets Fresh Baby Coolers now available at Wegmans Food Markets | Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Once Upon a Farm meets the growing demand of parents seeking fresh baby food

Berkeley, California - Once Upon a Farm releases organic and nutritious blends for babies at many select Wegmans Food Markets.
Attend Canada’s only B2B Baking Event 2023 Attend Canada’s only B2B Baking Event 2023 | Wednesday, January 25, 2023

A two-day event exclusively for the baking industry

Canada - From baking ingredients and baking equipment to services, technology and baked foods, Bakery Showcase 2023 is the event to see, touch and taste the newest products.
Table Talk Pies acquires Patisserie Gaudet Table Talk Pies acquires Patisserie Gaudet | Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Patisserie Gaudet is committed to reopen its plant

Montreal, Quebec – Through this acquisition, Table Talk Pies intends to reopen Gaudet’s baking facility in Acton Vale.
Lipton Tea provides food to people in need Lipton Tea provides food to people in need | Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Lipton Tea partners with Full Cart

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey - 2,500 food insecure families will receive two of Full Cart’s shelf-stable food boxes filled with pasta, brown rice, beans, and more.
New Pasta Sauce line inspired by Italian culinary traditions New Pasta Sauce line inspired by Italian culinary traditions | Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Michael Angelo’s enters sauce aisle for the first time

Austin, Texas - Inspired by Italian culinary tradition of Nonna Foti passed down from generations, this pasta sauce uses only wholesome ingredients and is available in four varieties.
This new coffee packs three times the caffeine of leading coffee blends This new coffee packs three times the caffeine of leading coffee blends | Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Cub Cadet introduces limited edition coffee

Cleveland, Ohio - Just like Cub Cadet's X Series snow blower lineup, 3X Coffee by Cub Cadet is engineered for the extreme and is available in 12-ounce bags.
MingsBings expands national retail presence MingsBings expands national retail presence | Monday, January 23, 2023

Plant-based frozen food brand is now available in more Sprouts and Publix locations

Boston, Massachusetts – MingsBings entrée, breakfast, and sauce lines are plant-based, gluten-free, dairy-free, and food allergen-friendly. Products are now on shelves at over 4,000 grocery stores.
Try new cone-shaped Cinnamon Toast Crunch Bugles Try new cone-shaped Cinnamon Toast Crunch Bugles | Monday, January 23, 2023

General Mills unveils the perfect combination snack of sweet and salty

Minneapolis, Minnesota - General Mills unveils cone-shaped Bugles snacks for a suggested retail price of $2.99.
Hershey announces returning favorites and new treats for Valentine’s Day Hershey announces returning favorites and new treats for Valentine’s Day | Monday, January 23, 2023

Love is in the air with Hershey’s romantic treats

Hershey, Pennsylvania – Among the new Valentine's Day treats are Hershey's Milk Chocolate Heart Bars, Hershey's Kisses Chocolate Dipped Strawberry, Rolo Creamy Caramels, and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups-Shaped Gift Box.
See the first-ever class of Canadian grant recipients for the Stacy’s Rise Project See the first-ever class of Canadian grant recipients for the Stacy’s Rise Project | Monday, January 23, 2023

Introducing 4 women founders of the Canadian Stacy’s Rise Project Class

Mississauga, Ontario – Stacy’s Pita Chips announces the first-ever class of Canadian winners and grants $15,000 as well as a mentorship opportunity with PepsiCo Foods Canada and Frito-Lay leadership.