GHQ FOCUS ON FRESH
Mann’s Nourish Bowls were created for
consumers who are on-the-go. The bowls
were developed internally to create a healthy,
warm single-serve meal with fresh veggies, grains and sauces that is ready in 3-4
minutes, Shafer says. Mann Packing Co.
partnered with a panel of San Francisco Bay
area chefs to develop the flavor profiles that
include Monterey Risotto, Sesame Sriracha,
Smokehouse Brussels and Southwest
“Leading the way in product innovation,
environmental sustainability and green supply
chain management practices, Mann Packing is consistently vigilant in food safety, employee wellness
and quality assurance, making for one of the most
trusted brands in the industry,” Shafer adds.
Although MountainKing Potatoes has a full line
to support any potato category need, the Houston-based company is focusing on what the latest trends
report. The latest 52 weeks on fresh potato-purchas-ing frequency reflects continued strong growth and
demand for smaller-sized units, says Mark Daniels,
sales, marketing and business development.
“With shoppers making more frequent trips to
their grocery store, we support the need to mar-
ket smaller size bags like 1.5- and 3-pound bags,”
Daniels adds. “MountainKing specializes in a
full assortment of potatoes along with some very
unique and proprietary varieties. So, make sure to
visit them and find out how you can get ‘big profits
from small packages.’”
The company’s 3-pound Butter Good, 3-pound
Butter Red, 3-pound Butter Russets, 1.5-pound
SteakHouse Roasters and 4-count Tray SteakHouse
Bakers will be featured during PMA.
NatureSweet Tomatoes will debut its Tomatoes
Raised Right campaign. Though it is a new campaign, Tomatoes Raised Right is about the company’s philosophy of growing its tomatoes from start
to finish, says Michael Joergensen, vice president of
marketing for the San Antonio-based company.
“We own and operate 100 percent of our greenhouses, controlling everything from seed-to-shelf
with the highest quality standards,” Joergensen
says. “It starts with the best seeds that are nurtured