Mann Packing at CPMA: Highlighting Award-Winning Nourish Bowls™, Single-Cut™ Leaf Lettuces, Veggie Slaw Blends, and Organics
- by Melissa De Leon Chavez
SALINAS, CA - Canadian Produce Marketing Association’s Convention & Tradeshow is days away, and the Mann Packing team will be there to showcase the new Bacon Maple Delight Nourish Bowl™ flavor profile, along with the its Single Cut Leaf Lettuces, Kale Beet Blend Veggie Slaw, and expanded line of organics.
The company will feature its Nourish Bowls in the New Product Showcase, an option that appeals to a wide demographic and, since launching December of 2016, have gained over 3,000 points of distribution across Canada. In the U.S., the line has gained over 28,000 points since launching in April of 2016.
As we previously reported, the new Bacon Maple Delight bowl expands the line with a fresh twist on a traditional favorite, complete with nutrient-rich Brussels sprouts, kale, and kohlrabi, with real bacon and a sweet maple glaze.
As for Mann’s new Single Cut line, previously under the Simply Singles® banner and grown on a U.S. family farm before being washed and ready to use, includes:
- Better Romaine™
- Better Green Leaf™
- Better Red Leaf™
- Mann Packing’s proprietary Better Burger Leaf® lettuces
Last, but certainly not least, is the company’s new Kale Beet Blend. A product the company calls a “colorful twist” on top sellers Power Blend and Broccoli Cole Slaw, the combination of kale, golden beets, kohlrabi, and red cabbage stands out on the shelf and offers exceptional versatility, according to a press release.
The complete line of Mann’s veggie slaw blends, including Kale Beet Blend, Broccoli Cole Slaw, Power Blend, and Rainbow Salad, can be prepared tossed, blended, or roasted, creating its own category in value-added veggies for the produce aisle.
All this will be on display in booth #1320 in Toronto, May 9th through 11th.
As a champion of the CPMA’s Half Your Plate (HYP) initiative, Mann’s said that it will also sponsor the popular 2017 HYP Hockey game in partnership with the Canadian Women’s National Team, as well as featuring the HYP logo on bags of its Canada-distributed Sugar Snap Peas. The company is also celebrating #Canada150, a movement to recognize Canada’s 150th anniversary, with drinks and giveaways.
It’s all happening in booth #1320. See you there!