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Calgary, Alberta-based Thomas Fresh is raising funds for breast cancer research with sales of its “Think Pink” labeled onions.

During October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month and into November, Thomas Fresh’s 2-pound and 3-pound ‘Think Pink’ medium yellow onions are available in pink packaging, according to a news release.

Proceeds from each onion bag sold will support funding for breast cancer research through the Canadian Cancer Society, according to the release.

“As a company who is in the industry of providing fruits and vegetables, we feel it is our duty to give back, and to use our brand as a vessel for important health-related causes” Roy Hinchey, CEO of Thomas Fresh, said in the release.

Consumers can find ‘Think Pink’ Onions at various major retailers in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba until Nov. 30.
For more information about the limited edition Think Pink Onion, visit the company’s website.

Submitted by Suzana Winters on Thu, 10/04/2018 - 17:53

Very cool. Nice to see produce companies supporting such a great cause. Way to go Thomas Fresh!