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Launching Conscious Consumption™ line of potatoes at CPMA show

Launching Conscious Consumption™ line of potatoes at CPMA show

April 05, 2022
Following last week’s USDA announcement that potatoes from Prince Edward Island will soon be able to resume exporting into the U.S. after a multi-month ban on exports, in turn, that should positively impact the Ontario potato market.
Tasteful Selections Color-Changing Purple Passion Margarita Takes Center Stage for National Margarita Day

Tasteful Selections Color-Changing Purple Passion Margarita Takes Center Stage for National Margarita Day

February 23, 2022
Potatoes and tequila? You read that right. Tasteful Selections' most unique potato recipe yet—The Color-Changing Purple Passion™ Margarita!
MountainKing Introduces Tajin Roaster Promo Offering Free, In-Bag Sample of Popular Dry Seasoning

MountainKing Introduces Tajin Roaster Promo

January 25, 2022
MountainKing is spicing up several of its gourmet varieties by partnering with Tajín Clásico Seasoning to offer shoppers a free sample of the top-selling dry seasoning in 1.5 lb. bags
World Potato Congress Inc. Webinar - 'Little Potatoes and TPS: Good Things Come in Small Packages' with Joel VanderSchaaf.

World Potato Congress Inc. Webinar - 'Little Potatoes and TPS: Good Things Come in Small Packages' with Joel VanderSchaaf

December 05, 2021
The World Potato Congress is delighted to announce its December 2021 webinar featuring Joel VanderSchaaf, General Manager, Tuberosum Technologies Inc. on December 14, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard time (USA/Canada).
PEI based Salad Company, Johnston’s Encourages Canadians to Support Local PEI Potato Farmers in Response to Recent Export Ban

PEI based Salad Company Encourages Canadians to Support PEI Potato Farmers in Response to US Export Ban

December 01, 2021
With its roots firmly planted on PEI soil for over 74 years, Johnston’s Homestyle proudly supports local farmers while they face challenges during supply chain restrictions.
United States frozen potato export continued to improve

United States export of frozen potato increased by 30 percent in Q3 (YOY)

November 20, 2021
U.S. exports of frozen potato products increased by 30% for the July – September 2021 quarter compared to 2020. These increases were led by a 63% increase to Mexico
Side Delights Offers Shoppers Potato Recipes and Reasons to be Thankful This Holiday

Side Delights Offers Shoppers Potato Recipes and Reasons to be Thankful This Holiday

November 20, 2021
Side Delights offers shoppers Thanksgiving potato recipes and reasons or reminders to give thanks this year. Thanksgiving is a crucial season for retailers,
Swisspatat adds a new potato variety on its 2022 list

Swisspatat adds a new potato variety on its 2022 list

November 19, 2021
Swisspatat adds early potato variety Colomba as a new entry to its 2022 variety list in order to strengthen the supply of early season firm-skinned, firm-cooking potatoes (green line)
Potato Board general manager Greg Donald watches one of the videos while wearing the virtual reality goggles.

Potato buyers treated to virtual reality tour of Prince Edward Island

November 16, 2021
The Prince Edward Island Potato Board is using virtual reality to remind buyers of the reasons to purchase potatoes from the Island. A dozen virtual reality kits including high-tech goggles were sent to retailers in Canada and the United States
2021 Q1 potato sales at US retail see increases compared to 2019

2021 Q1 potato sales at US retail see increases compared to 2019

November 08, 2021
During the first quarter of Potatoes USA’s Marketing Year 2022 (July - September 2021), potato sales decreased in dollars by 1.1% and in volume by 5.7% compared to the same period in 2020.

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