Few things go together better than foodservice and fresh-cut, according packers and distributors in the country’s midsection, and recent statistics back them up.
Baker Farms LLC, a south Georgia grower-shipper of leafy greens, is entering the fresh-cut processing business.
Ready Pac Foods Inc. is promoting its Ready Snax line of fresh produce snacks for the back-to-school season, as an alternative to less-nutritious lunchbox treats.
Hilary Martin and Produce Mom Lori Taylor took to the television airwaves in Indianapolis to promote the Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools initiative in the Midwest.
Earthbound Farm, the new kid on the block at WhiteWave Foods Co., continues to boost its new parent company’s bottom line, accounting for almost 20% of WhiteWave’s net sales in the second quarter this year.More Packer Stories for Fresh-cut Vegetables