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March 14, 2019

Did My Supplier Just Ghost Me – Best Practices in Customer Service

Imagine you just placed a big order with a supplier. Getting the order in on time is important because you are launching a new product. You […]
February 28, 2019

Sweet Heat: Calling all Jalapeno Heads

What happens when you mix jalapeno and brown sugar? “Delicious.” Jalapeno and soy milk? “Excuse me, yum.” Jalapeno and cranberries and cream cheese? “Are you freaking […]
February 21, 2019
Hearth Healthy Ingredients

Heart Healthy Ingredients Your Customers Will Love

February is a month where hearts, love, and celebrations dominate the mindset of most Americans. With hearts on the mind, you can raise awareness for heart […]
February 2, 2019
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Mango Madness: How to Avoid the Dreaded “Sorry, We’re Out of Dehydrated Mango”

Almost every year, we get a panicky email from someone describing what we’ve come to know in the industry as “mango madness.” This is your friendly […]
February 2, 2019
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Seawind Foods to Showcase True NO SO2™ at the 2019 SCIFTS Supplier’s Night Expo in Anaheim, California

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., February 1, 2019 — Seawind Foods, a trusted producer and supplier of all-natural dehydrated fruits, vegetables, and spices to industrial food processors, retailers […]
December 25, 2018
Pumpkin Powder: The Perfect Ingredient for Your Next Food Offering

Pumpkin Powder: The Perfect Ingredient for Your Next Food Offering

  Autumn’s much-anticipated “pumpkin spice” craze seems to grow each year — but pumpkin doesn’t have to remain an exclusively seasonal ingredient thanks to pumpkin powder. […]
December 11, 2018
Keeping Up With “Free-From” Foods

Keeping Up With “Free-From” Foods

Gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free… in the food industry these days, it seems like everything’s free from something. There’s a new “less-is-more” trend in food marketing. In fact, […]
November 27, 2018
Zucchini: The Versatile, Vitamin-Rich Vegetable

Zucchini: The Versatile, Vitamin-Rich Vegetable

Zucchini may come last on an alphabetical list of health food products, but it certainly doesn’t deserve that spot under any other circumstances. This powerhouse member […]
November 13, 2018
Inca Golden Berries: The Ancient Fruit with a Bright Future

Inca Golden Berries: The Ancient Fruit with a Bright Future

Like acai and quinoa before it, the Inca golden berry is a New World superfood that’s impressing everyone from health-conscious snackers to gourmet chefs. Inca golden […]
October 10, 2018
Go Gluten-Free with Green Banana Flour

Go Gluten-Free with Green Banana Flour

Green banana flour is a simple ingredient: Unripe bananas are steamed and peeled, then the inner fruit is air-dried before being milled into a fine powder. […]
September 26, 2018
Why You Can't Beat Red Beets

Why You Can’t Beat Red Beets

Searching for a new ingredient to bring extra flavor, color, and nutrition to your food products? Dehydrated red beets have all three, making them a popular […]
September 12, 2018
Understanding Compliance for Your Ingredient Supplier: FSMA

Understanding Compliance for Your Ingredient Supplier: FSMA

Each year in the United States, roughly 48 million people get sick from preventable foodborne diseases; these types of contaminations not only threaten public health but […]