ORLANDO, Fla. — Retail editor Ashley Nickle collected these news items March 9 on the show floor at the Southeast Produce Council's Southern Exposure.
GOOD FOODS: Mandy Bottomlee, director of marketing, and Brittany Vetter, business development manager, speak with booth visitors about plant-based dips and chunky guacamole from Pleasant Prairie, Wis.-based Good Foods Group. The dips are gluten-free, dairy-free, do not have added sugar and are vegan and vegetarian. The guacamole and dips will be launching soon in Southeastern Grocers banners Bi-Lo and Winn-Dixie, Vetter said. Several of the items are also at Publix.