Mike HornickWholly GuacamoleWHOLLY GUACAMOLE: Jay Alley, vice president of retail operations, projects Wholly Guacamole Minis will arrive in Canada in September in multiple flavors. They consist of six 2-ounce cups. “It’s our fastest growing item in the U.S.,” he says. “We have huge double-digit increases.
VILLAGE FARMS: Helen Aquino, marketing manager, said the company is starting a “revolution in flavor” with its 1-pound Rebellion tomato packs, which feature 4-5 different tomatoes that are red, yellow, orange and brown. Village Farms displayed “BC Greenhouse Grown” stickers on packs to support the “buy local” program of the British Columbia Greenhouse Growers Association.