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Side Delights potatoes teams up with mushroom growers for new promotion

Side Delights potato farmers have teamed up with mushroom growers to create an in-store promotion with seven original recipes for “A Week’s Worth ... continue reading »

McCain adding $300 million expansion to Washington potato processing facility

McCain Foods USA has announced a $300 million investment in its Othello, Washington potato processing facility, significantly expanding its North Amer... continue reading »

Kraft Heinz reportedly shopping Ore-Ida, sale could approach $2 billion

CNBC reports potato processing giant Ore-Ida is being shopped by parent company Kraft Heinz. Kraft Heinz is looking to make significant profile cha... continue reading »

PepsiCo, owner of Frito-Lay, suing four farmers in India for growing patented potato variety

PepsiCo — the parent company of Frito-Lay — is offering four Indian farmers a chance to avoid litigation if they stop growing a patented Frito-La... continue reading »

Purple potato chips coming from Great Lakes Potato Chips

As eating habits evolve, the potato’s place at the dinner table continues to change. David Douches, a professor in Michigan State University'... continue reading »

Ontario potato farm EarthFresh Farms adding packing plant in Georgia

EarthFresh Farms, an Ontario-based farming operation, is expanding to the U.S. with a 140,000-square-foot advanced technological packing plant in the ... continue reading »

Clarebout Potatoes founder becomes silent parter in farming equipment maker Dewulf

Jan Clarebout of Clarebout Potatoes, a Belgium potato-processing company, has become a major investor and silent partner in Dewulf. Clarebout, alon... continue reading »

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 »