Recipe: Grilled Banana S’Mores

Recipe Grilled Banana S'Mores

We want to give you some more recipes and a s’more recipe! In honor of S’mores Day next week on August 10, what better way to celebrate than to add bananas. Chocolate and bananas work wonderful together, but how about adding graham crackers and marshmallows? Trust us, this recipe is a divine little treat.  Continue reading

Bananas Have Sisters Too!

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We learned from the movie Frozen that there is nothing better than sisterly love. Sisters Day is August 3, and we wanted to spread the love of our yellow organic banana sisters: plantains and red bananas. Each with their own unique properties, they both taste great and provide different options for foodies than they are accustom to.  Continue reading

Recipe: No-Bake Banana Cream Cheesecakes

Recipe No-Bake Banana Cream Cheesecakes

Celebrate National Cheesecake Day with this awesome easy to prepare recipe. This no-bake banana cream cheesecake is exactly what you’ve been seeking. Although this isn’t your traditional cheesecake, the result is just as delicious as you would come to expect from any ordinary cheesecake. In fact, the personalization of this classic recipe is fun for parties and great for sampling in stores.
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Prepare for GROW Month this September

Prepare for GROW Month this September

We are less than two months away from our favorite time of the year, GROW Month! Every September, we celebrate everything that is GROW and we encourage all to share the amazing stories and work that has been accomplished thanks to your support. Continue reading

GROW by Organics Unlimited Partners with Produce for Kids

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San Diego, CA – The GROW Fund, a non-profit certification developed by Organics Unlimited in 2005, has partnered with Produce for Kids in their Power Your Lunchbox Pledge. This one-of-a-kind digital marketing program will take place from August 11 through September 15, inspiring more health conscious lifestyles.

The Power Your Lunchbox Pledge encourages families throughout the U.S. to take a pledge to pack healthier lunches for their children utilizing GROW bananas as one of the participating organizations. For each pledge taken, Organics Unlimited will make a donation to DonorsChoose.org in support of programs that focus on health and wellness classroom projects across the country.

“Organics Unlimited is always looking for new, innovative ways to express the benefits of healthy living through organic bananas,” states President of Organics Unlimited, Mayra Velazquez de Leon. “We are very excited to join Produce for Kids in their efforts to create a healthier nation.”

Tie-ins with back-to-school messaging and healthy eating will be at the forefront of the Power Your Lunchbox Pledge website. A Twitter party will also be held on Wednesday, August 20, 2014, for anyone interested in communicating with the participating produce companies first-hand.

Recipe: Caribbean Jerk Chicken with Fried Bananas

Recipe Caribbean Jerk Chicken Recipe with Fried Bananas

This recipe for Caribbean jerk chicken with fried bananas calls for one of the most unlikely duos in culinary history. Despite the fact, this is a magical pairing that brings the fantastic flavor of the jerk chicken out with the savory sweetness of the fried bananas. You have to try it to believe it yourself!  Continue reading

Perfectly Fresh Means Happier Customers

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When your customers shop the produce aisles, they’re looking for quality, freshness and appeal.  What they see that looks at the peak of ripeness without being past its prime is what they will often buy. So the more that they can rely on your stores for “perfectly fresh” produce choices, the more they will come back specifically to fill their carts with good tasting bananas, tomatoes, melons and peppers.  Continue reading