CHIQUITA: Chef Todd Fisher, known for his cable TV series “The United States of Bacon,” said new cooking greens from Chiquita Brands International, Charlotte, N.C., make it easy to add leafy greens to a wide variety of recipes such as his smoked turkey gumbo. Chiquita’s Fresh Express is also launching new flavors of fresh-cut bagged salad mixes, including a Caesar mix with bacon.
Coral BeachChristopher RanchCHRISTOPHER RANCH: New squeezable garlic from Christopher Ranch, Gilroy, Calif., gives consumers added value, says Patsy Ross, vice president of marketing. The garlic product is expected to begin shipping to retailers by the end of the year. Standalone floor displays are available to help retailers position the product easily and prominently in the produce aisle without taking shelf space away from other products, Ross says.
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