Rockit Apple partners with Special Olympics- General News
Rockit Apple, the world’s first perfectly snack-sized apple, is thrilled to announce its inaugural partnership with Special Olympics.
JP Sullivan hires field manager- General News
JP Sullivan, packer, shipper and marketer of fresh apples from the Eastern U.S., announces the addition of John Russell as their newest Field Manager.
NY apple update: ideal spring conditions herald strong bloom- General News
The northwestern region of New York state is known for its great growing conditions with rich fertile soil, consistent sources of natural precipitation, and overall moderate temperatures. Last winter, the weather in the region proved to be overall mild, which followed with a cool spring that set up near ideal conditions for the start of the apple season.
Stemilt marks 2023 Apple Blossom Parade and fresh apple harvest- General News
With his thumb held high, Kyle Mathison and the rest of the Stemilt founding family celebrated the beginnings of a new apple crop in the Washington State Apple Blossom Parade.
BelleHarvest grows volume and storage with acquisition- General News
Michigan-based BelleHarvest is proud to announce the recent acquisition of Valley View Company, LLC, which represents a significant milestone for the company.
Riveridge Produce Marketing adds two Michigan produce veterans in sales- General News
Longtime Michigan produce marketers Bruce Heeren and Marilyn Heeren join the sales desk at the vertically integrated produce marketer, Riveridge, located in Sparta, Michigan, this week.
FirstFruits donates 40,000 lbs of apples to food banks with Raley’s and Bashas’ stores- General News
Now that pandemic-related SNAP benefits have ended, more people are turning to their local food banks to help make ends meet.
Hess Bros. new WildTwist apple selling fast- General News
A new twist on two favorites, WildTwist is a blend of the Honeycrisp and Cripps Pink varieties. The result is a sweet apple with a hint of tartness and a satisfyingly juicy crunch that makes it perfect for snacking.
Stemilter’s Day: a celebration of culture and sustainability- General News
On March 20, Stemilt celebrated its second annual Stemilter’s Day to recognize the hard work that nearly 4,000 team members put into growing and producing high-quality fresh fruit every day.
President of CMI Orchards honored as 2023 Apple Citizen of the Year- General News
The Washington State Apple Blossom Festival announced on March 17th that Bob Mast, President of CMI Orchards, is being recognized as the 2023 Apple Citizen of the Year.