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Plan Ahead for a Fruitful 2015 with Organic Bananas

Plan Ahead for a Fruitful 2015 with Organic Bananas

It’s been a great 2014, and we are thankful for all our customers and GROW supporters who continue to choose Organics Unlimited. As we move into 2015, we promise to keep delivering only the freshest, most delicious sustainable organic bananas on the market. What are your objectives for 2015 and how can you plan ahead? Continue reading

Promote Organic Bananas Year-Round

Promote Organic Bananas Year-Round

There are many fruits that are seasonal, but organic bananas are one of the few that can be grown year-round. Give your customers continuous reasons to buy organic bananas throughout the year in your weekly e-mail newsletters. They are an invaluable resource that can provide opportunities for your customers to learn more about your products and gain perspective on unique benefits. Continue reading

Extend Your Outreach on Social Media

Extend Your Outreach on Social Media

Continuing our conversation from last week, retail marketing must go beyond traditional means and onto the World Wide Web. Social media is a booming, easily available resource for retailers to engage with customers and if you’re not on it, you need to be. Continue reading

Reach Customers Digitally to Gain More Traffic Online and In-Store

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We live in an age where food isn’t just consumed physically, but also through information. More than ever, consumers want to know more about what they are digesting and where it comes from. Aside from labeling products organic, your website can be a fantastic hub for customers to learn more about them. Continue reading

2014 Banana Bags Now Available

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We are excited to share with you our newest banana bags for 2014.

The banana bags are a great way for retailers to increase banana sales and create an attractive visual to appeal to customers. This year we have included two fun recipes that are easy projects your customer can enjoy with their children.

The banana split bites recipe is a simple six-step process that is healthy and enjoyable to eat; the mini banana cream cookie pie recipe is an eight-step process that is fun and can be used at a children’s birthday party. Not only do the banana bags provide customers with creative recipes, but they also provide children with a fun coloring project.

Stick ripened bananas in the banana bags and display them in the produce section near GROW and Organics Unlimited labels. Customers will familiarize themselves with the cause and brand while you increase sales.

Don’t forget to put your order in by calling Organics Unlimited at 619.710.0658, and visit our merchandising website for more tips and tricks to get the most bank for your buck.

The Value in Children Promotions for Organic Bananas

Marketing Produce for Kids Bananas Sushi

The 2014 Power Your Lunch program by Produce For Kids has ended. We appreciate all the of your help in pledging your support and raising awareness to encourage parents to pack healthier lunches for kids. In the end, the program received 7,067 pledges from consumers across the U.S. We are glad we could be a part of this special effort with Produce for Kids, and we will be donating almost $1,800 to DonorsChoose.org, which will fund school projects in the U.S. Continue reading

Sun Rises on New Web Domain as Organic Sector Grows

Sun Rises on New Web Domain as Organic Sector Grows

Research released this summer by Consumer Reports shows 45% of U.S. residents buy organic foods at least monthly, with the U.S. Department of Agriculture reporting $35 billion in organic food purchases in 2013.

That’s still only 5% of the total “at-home food sales” for 2013, according to USDA, but with a report from TechSci Research predicting annual sales growth of 14% through 2018 for organic foods, there’s good reason to believe the public’s puppy love for organics will grow into a mature affair. Continue reading