Robert Verloop to assume role as executive director and CEO
June 20, 2022
The California Walnut Board (CWB) and the California Walnut Commission (CWC) announced that Robert Verloop has been named executive director and chief executive officer, effective July 11, 2022. The CWB and CWC represent over 4,500 California walnut growers and nearly 90 handlers, producing over 1.4 billion pounds of walnuts in 2021 that ship to more than 50 countries around the world.
New almond snacks join growing portfolio of flavors, alongside the brand's Mash Ups line
June 14, 2022
Blue Diamond added Elote Mexican-Style Street Corn and Korean BBQ flavors to its existing portfolio of flavors, including favorites like Honey Roasted Almonds, Wasabi & Soy Sauce Almonds and Spicy Dill Pickle Almonds.
Each yogurt pouch is packed with probiotics, calcium, and essential vitamins
May 26, 2022
Made specifically for kids, each yogurt pouch is packed with probiotics, calcium, and essential vitamins D, A and B12 to make for a 100% vegan, healthy, easily consumable any-time snack. All three flavors – Berry Berry, Strawberry, and Mango – are available now in-store at Whole Foods Market nationwide and additional grocery stores.
Symrise offers a broad diana food portfolio of strawberry ingredients with powders, flakes, crunchies, and crunch’flakes
March 29, 2022
Across all age groups, strawberry consistently ranks among the top fruits consumed around the world. It forms a ubiquitous ingredient in applications ranging from beverages, baked goods, cereals, confections, dairy foods, and plant-based products to consumer health products for sports nutrition and dietary supplementation.
The move further leverages the heart health and blood pressure benefits of the superfruit
March 1, 2022
Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc., the agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 farmer families, and Canomiks, a startup technology company transforming the functional food and beverage industry, announced research leveraging Canomiks' A.I. based technology platform to test and certify the biological efficacy of the cranberry.
Simplot is expected to help grow the Ore-Ida brand by introducing world-class innovation and technology
February 24, 2022
The Kraft Heinz Company and Simplot Food Group, a division of the J.R. Simplot Company, announced that the two companies have signed a long-term agreement naming Simplot as the exclusive manufacturer and supplier of Ore-Ida. Kraft Heinz will continue to own the Ore-Ida brand.
Michael Freitas Finete to take on role as president
February 22, 2022
Michael Freitas Finete has taken the helm as president and chief executive officer of SupHerb Farms, an agriculture-based business specializing in the production of individually quick frozen (IQF) herbs, specialty vegetables, purees and globally-inspired culinary pastes and blends for foodservice operators and food manufacturers.