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Frozen produce sales remain high, shelf-stable closer to normal levels

The last full week of August saw the smallest produce sales increases since the start of the pandemic across virtually all departments. Prior months h... continue reading »

Frozen, shelf-stable produce sales remain elevated three months into pandemic

The first week of June marks three full months of coronavirus-related shopping patterns. While restaurant competition for the food dollar is gearing u... continue reading »

Frozen, shelf-stable produce continue high sales in retail market

Memorial Day signals the traditional start of the summer grilling season, with meat and produce promotions typically dominating the front page of groc... continue reading »

US senator urges frozen, canned produce producers be included in stay-open order

Sen. Mike Braun (R-Indiana) is urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture to take steps to protect the supply of frozen and canned fruits and vegetable... continue reading »

Dow introduces new CANVERA coating polymer

New technological developments from Dow Coating Materials have facilitated the application of thermoplastic polyolefins in plastic food packaging to c... continue reading »

McCall Farms uses “see-thru” cans for new line

McCall Farms has introduced a new brand of ready-to-eat vegetables in a see-thru can. New Glory Farms slow-cooked vegetables were introduced exclusive... continue reading »

Processed tomatoes a market mainstay

Processed tomatoes have long had a major market in the foodservices sector; nothing new here. What is new, though, is a small but growing trend toward... continue reading »

Libby’s canned vegetables transition to valPure lining

Seneca Foods had partnered with Valspar to add valPure logo to many of its canned vegetable labels. ValPure is Valspar's brand of non-BPA can linin... continue reading »

Study: canned tomatoes help meet dietary guidelines

The new 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend most Americans consume 2.5 cups of vegetables a day. But research coming out of the Illinois I... continue reading »

US canned fruit, vegetable market report released

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "U.S. Canned Fruit And Vegetable Market - Analysis And Forecast to 2020" report to their offeri... continue reading »