It was like high school graduation as Tour de Freshers prepared for their final miles to the finish line yesterday morning. Laughter, photos, even sadness filled the lot as we prepared to leave Monterey’s Hilton Garden Inn with 6 support cars, 2 motorcycles, and over 50 bicycles. Read the full article on AndNowUKnow here.
Renaissance Food Group, a fresh food company that is a wholly owned subsidiary of Calavo Growers, Inc., will feature their lineup of Garden Highway Veggie Noodles at United Fresh, as a finalist in the Produce Innovation Awards showcase. The product was created in response to increased retail and consumer demand for fresh, healthy food alternatives. more…
Veggie Noodles are a healthy alternative to traditional pasta, available in four varieties – Zucchini, Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato, Butternut/Sweet Potato blend – and feature a clear label with colorful graphics, highlighting product freshness. Packed in a tamper-evident clamshell, Veggie Noodles are trending amongst consumers for their versatility, health benefits, and convenience.
Garden Highway Veggie Noodles were a hit at Viva Fresh. The response has been positive both from retailers already carrying the product and from people walking by the booth.
Calavo Growers, Inc., a global avocado industry leader and expanding provider of value-added fresh food, today announced that it has completed the purchase of a production facility in Riverside, Calif. The newly acquired production facility will further enhance the national footprint for the company’s Renaissance Food Group, LLC (RFG) business segment and position the segment more…
In this newly created position, Vest will serve as RFG’s primary strategic leader for further developing the company’s vertically integrated supply chain and raw material sourcing programs. Vest brings with her over 24 years of tenure at Safeway, most recently serving as Group Director overseeing procurement for the entire Safeway company.
The retail-ready Juicing Kits come in seven different flavors and feature custom fruit and vegetable blends that focus on health and flavor trends. Unique, colorful Garden Highway brand labels add value to the product by drawing consumer attention. Juicing Kits also feature back-label instructions to pair with greens. Each Kit makes one 8-oz. cup of fresh juice.
Renaissance Food Group (RFG) has announced that Katherine Brooks has joined the company as Regional Director Prepared Foods. In this role, Brooks will work to develop and execute a prepared foods strategy that can be replicated at each of RFG’s production facilities nationwide.