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Better Made issues recall after mixing cheddar and sour cream flavor with original potato chips

As a preventative measure, Better Made Snack Foods of Detroit, is recalling 10-ounce packages of Original Potato Chips because they may contain undecl... continue reading »

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Tong introduces root-crop soak tank that combines three stages into one

Tong Engineering is introducing a uniquely designed jacuzzi pre-soak tank with integrated destoner. Built to combine destoning, pre-soak and floati... continue reading »

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Music-inspired potato chips from Frito-Lay ‘turn up the flavor’

Frito-Lay’s latest campaign involves three music-inspired flavor infusions of potato chips. “Turn Up The Flavor” includes three limited-time-... continue reading »

Specialty potato product maker Rite Stuff Foods bought by Frostkrone Group

Quickly expanding German company Frostkrone Group recently announced the acquisition of Idaho potato processor Rite Stuff Foods Inc. "We have had g... continue reading »

Steamable potato wedges debuted by Bob Evans Farms

Bob Evans Farms recently announced the addition of a steamable line of flavored potato wedge side dishes. The new product line launched with three var... continue reading »

Non-GMO acrylamide reducer debuted by Kerry, Renaissance BioScience

Acrylamide is fast becoming a big concern for the food industry, due to the growing body of evidence of its role as a potential carcinogen. Acryleast ... continue reading »

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New line of microwavable mini potatoes hits Canadian market

There is a new line of flavored mini potatoes available in eastern Canada. W.P. Griffin Inc. has announced the launching of Potato Cuisine Microwavea... continue reading »

Michigan Potatoes uses branded Kwik Lok tags in marketing campaign

Michigan Potatoes is looking to increase awareness among state consumers with a new marketing campaign that includes a month’s of free groceries eac... continue reading »

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Michigan potato vodka created by man aiming to honor family’s farming history

By Zeke Jennings | Managing Editor Chris Iott is not among the Iott brothers who have made a career out of running the family’s northern Michigan... continue reading »

French fries article by NY Times draws ire from American Frozen Food Institute

A New York Times' story that refers to french fries as "starch bombs" has drawn ire from the American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) and National Potato... continue reading »