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Kevin Murphy Joins Hazel Tech® Board of Directors

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Hazel Technologies Inc., a USDA-supported technology company delivering new solutions for fresh produce to extend shelf-life, increase sales, and combat food waste, today announced that Kevin Murphy has joined the company's Board of Directors.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Hazel Technologies Inc., a USDA-supported technology company delivering new solutions for fresh produce to extend shelf-life, increase sales, and combat food waste, today announced that Kevin Murphy has joined the company's Board of Directors.
  • Murphy will advise Hazel as they expand their global team and add new technologies to help fight food waste.
  • Murphy joins Hazel after serving as chief executive officer of Driscoll's, a fourth-generation family berry business with worldwide operations.
  • "Kevin's expertise in global supply chain management and product innovation will serve as an invaluable asset as Hazel continues to grow," said Hazel Tech cofounder and CEO, Aidan Mouat.

Plenty Honored Twice by Fruit Growers and Vegetable Growers News for Fruit + Vegetable 40 under 40 Awards

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 5:24pm

Before his work at Plenty, Michael established the Chemistry Lab for Driscoll's to drive trait discovery and cultivar development in all berries.

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  • Before his work at Plenty, Michael established the Chemistry Lab for Driscoll's to drive trait discovery and cultivar development in all berries.
  • The Fruit + Vegetable 40 Under 40 Awards honor 40 outstanding individuals who exemplify leadership, innovative thinking, and commitment to the industry's future.
  • For more than 60 years, Fruit Growers News and Vegetable Growers News have served as powerful and reliable resources for growers across the nation.
  • Launched in 2018, the Fruit + Vegetable 40 Under 40 Awards represent a broad spectrum of agriculture industry professionals, from growers and farm market operators, to Extension agents and industry suppliers.

Reiter Affiliated Companies Supports Nonprofits During COVID-19 Pandemic

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 4:15pm

OXNARD, Calif., Aug. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In alignment with their commitment to helping enrich the communities where they operate, Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC), makes philanthropic donations to local organizations.

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  • OXNARD, Calif., Aug. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In alignment with their commitment to helping enrich the communities where they operate, Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC), makes philanthropic donations to local organizations.
  • With the COVID-19 pandemic changing many lives in a significant manner, nonprofits across the country are facing increased demand for their services.
  • To help ease this burden in their local communities, RAC philanthropy committees directed donations to several non-profits throughout California.
  • To learn more about Reiter Affiliated Companies, please visit: http://www.berry.net
    Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC) is the largest fresh multi-berry producer in the world, growing Driscoll's proprietary varieties of strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, and blackberries year round in the United States, Baja California, Central Mexico, Portugal, Morocco, Canada and Peru.

Analysis of COVID-19-Berries Market 2019-2023 | Health Benefits Associated with the Consumption of Berries to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 6:00am

Our berries market report covers the following areas:

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    This study identifies new packaging trends as one of the prime reasons driving the berries market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Berries Market, including some of the vendors such as AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG, Dole Food Company Inc, Driscoll's Inc., Uren Food Group Ltd, and Wish Farms Inc.
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Marketing Resources, Inc. Strengthens Client Services and Strategy Team by Promoting Matthew Early

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 1:38pm

OAK PARK, Ill., April 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Marketing Resources, Inc. (MRi) is excited to announce the promotion of Matt Early to the role of Director of Client Strategy.

Key Points: 
  • OAK PARK, Ill., April 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Marketing Resources, Inc. (MRi) is excited to announce the promotion of Matt Early to the role of Director of Client Strategy.
  • As a 6-year veteran with MRi, Matt has worked closely with some of world's largest brands including PepsiCo, Driscoll's, and Papa John's.
  • Matt consistently finds creative ways to bring impactful marketing promotions to life and is a leader in exemplary client service, providing data-driven insights and consistently developing promotions that exceed all expectations.
  • Marketing Resources, Inc. is a promotional marketing agency that specializes in purpose-driven promotions.

New Chief Financial Officer for Reiter Affiliated Companies

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 4:50pm

OXNARD, Calif., Nov. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC), the largest fresh multi-berry producer, announces the appointment of Kyle Bunstein as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective Friday, September 6, 2019.

Key Points: 
  • OXNARD, Calif., Nov. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC), the largest fresh multi-berry producer, announces the appointment of Kyle Bunstein as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective Friday, September 6, 2019.
  • Equipped with a strong financial and business acumen, Bunstein most recently served as the Vice President, Treasurer for RAC, leading an international team of colleagues.
  • "Apart from Kyle's financial and business strengths, he has demonstrated a deep commitment to our core values and culture, volunteering his time on the local Oxnard Philanthropy Committee, and serving on the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Club of Oxnard and Port Hueneme," said Hector Lujan, Chief Executive Officer of Reiter Affiliated Companies.
  • To learn more about Reiter Affiliated Companies, please visit: http://www.berry.net
    Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC) is the largest fresh multi-berry producer in the world, growing Driscoll's proprietary varieties of strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, and blackberries year-round in the United States, Canada, Baja California, Central Mexico, Portugal, Morocco, Canada and Peru.

Driscoll's Sends Rosé Lovers into the Produce Aisle This Summer

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 2:00pm

WATSONVILLE, Calif., June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Driscoll's is proving that there is more than one way to enjoy ros season this summer.

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  • WATSONVILLE, Calif., June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Driscoll's is proving that there is more than one way to enjoy ros season this summer.
  • Beginning today, consumers will discover two new high-flavor berry offerings from the leading brand of fresh, delicious berries.
  • Available in both strawberry and raspberry varieties, Ros Berries get their beautiful light-pink hue from the non-GMO breeding methods used by Driscoll's Joy Makers.
  • Ros Strawberries have a smooth, silky, creamy texture that delivers a sweet, peachy flavor paired with a soft floral finish.

TODAY: 35+ of the World's Leading Food System Thinkers Gather in NYC to Tackle Food Waste

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 1:43pm

Tickets are completely sold out with a large waiting list.

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  • Tickets are completely sold out with a large waiting list.
  • It will be streaming live at all day at FoodTank.com .
  • Event sponsors include the Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition (BCFN), Driscoll's, Edible Manhattan, Food For All, the Food Recovery Network, Great Performances, Mother Jones, Nature's Path, Niman Ranch, Organic Valley, and Sealed Air.
  • Please email Bernard Pollack at bernard@foodtank.com or call him at 1-312-843-8612 to request.