PRESS RELEASE Yakima, WA- January 10, 2020 – What is crunchy, so juicy that it runs down your chin, and has cinnamon and caramel notes that remind you of a crisp autumn day? The Autumn Glory® apple, of course!
It is the sweetest apple phenomenon, with category data numbers to prove why this sweet-tooth satisfying apple has earned its place on produce shelves.
The Autumn Glory apple dominated December sales, delivering the highest growth percentage of all apples. It was up 119% in dollars, and up 223% in volume. This is astronomical growth considering the next highest year-over-year growth was at 61%, placing Autumn Glory 3.6x higher in growth percentage than any other apple.
Autumn Glory continues to be the talk with influencers, nutritionists, and media as its sweet, caramel, and cinnamon flavor profile make it a truly unique apple.
It has already received more than 31.8 million media impressions this crop year. Autumn Glory has recently been featured in Country Living, Thrive Magazine, Men’s Health, Runners World, and Bicycling online.
The Autumn Glory apple, exclusively grown by Superfresh Growers, BB #:113721 is known for its unique caramel and cinnamon notes, and rosy pink hues. Naturally GMO-free, Autumn Glory is grown both organically and conventionally.
This information is based on Nielsen data in regards to the last 4 weeks, ending December 28, 2019.