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Virtual Conference Highlights, 2020 Blueberry Product Spotlight

Topics in this issue of Behind the Blue: Virtual Conference Session Highlights In Search of the Perfect Blueberry with Todd Eagan Innovation in Retail: How COVID-19 Has Changed the Path to Purchase Voting Closes Soon for the 2020 Blueberry Product Spotlight Winners Virtual Conference Session Highlights Thank you again to the entire blueberry industry for…

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USHBC Honors 11 Blueberry Industry Leaders at 20th Anniversary Awards Ceremony

Contact: Kasey Cronquist USHBC President  [email protected]  916-333-7863                                                                                                 …

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New Brand and Logo, 20th Anniversary Award Winners, Highlights from Virtual Conference

Topics in this issue of Behind the Blue: USHBC/NABC New Brand and Logo: Inspiring Possibilities Congratulations to the 20th USHBC Anniversary Award Winners! That’s a Wrap: Media Highlights From the Virtual Conference & Expo   USHBC/NABC New Brand and Logo: Inspiring Possibilities You might notice something new at the top of today’s issue of Behind…

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The Votes Are In! Blueberry Product Spotlight Program Announces 2020 Winners

USHBC is excited to announce the winners of the 2020 Blueberry Product Spotlight Program! The purpose of this partnership program is to celebrate innovative new products around the world that showcase blueberries at their best. Products were selected from around the world, based on prominent usage of blueberries in their product and Mintel’s product innovation data,…

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Last Chance to Register for Our Virtual Conference! More on Presenting Sponsors, Brand Reveal and 20th Anniversary Celebration

Topics in this issue of Behind the Blue: Nearly 900 Industry Members Registered for the Virtual Conference and Expo Stay for the USHBC/NABC New Brand Reveal on Sept. 28 Join USHBC for the 20th Anniversary Awards Celebration on Sept. 30   Nearly 900 Industry Members Registered for the Virtual Conference and Expo Join the nearly…

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New USHBC Brand Reveal Webinar, Blueberries on Japanese Menus, Virtual Conference Days Away

Topics in this issue of Behind the Blue: USHBC/NABC New Brand Reveal: Join Us on Sept. 28 USHBC Secures Permanent Blueberry Menu Items in Japan The Blueberry Industry-Uniting Event You Can’t Miss!  USHBC/NABC New Brand Reveal: Register and Join Us on Sept. 28  Don’t miss the big debut! Join USHBC and NABC President Kasey Cronquist,…

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Conference Attendance Surges, Updates on Gains in Global Market Development

Topics in this issue of Behind the Blue: Virtual Conference & Expo Global Demand for Frozen, Dried Blueberries Surges USHBC Launches Market Development Programs in the Philippines, China Over 500 People Have Registered for the Virtual Conference & Expo! An action-packed week of industry-driving vision, innovation and collaboration is right around the corner! Join the…

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Blueberry Emoji Coming Soon, New Podcast Episode, Blueberry Nutrition

Blueberry Emoji Coming Soon You may have heard about something new and blue hitting your emoji keyboard soon: the blueberry emoji! The creation of a blueberry emoji reflects that blueberries are well-loved and in high demand; emoji are chosen for inclusion in the standard set through a rigorous process and cannot be purchased or commissioned. …

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Bonus Podcast Episode, Health Study Coverage, Final Deadline for 20th Anniversary Awards

Bonus Podcast Episode: 20th Anniversary Reflections This podcast episode only comes around once every 20 years! Blueberry industry leaders, including Denny Doyle, Tom Bodtke, Art Galletta, Rod Cook, Bill Steed, Pat Goin, Jeff Melensky and Shelly Hartmann celebrate the 20th anniversary of USHBC in this short bonus podcast episode. They’ll also give you a few…

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USDA Announces CFAP Extension, Virtual Conference & Expo, 20th Anniversary Awards

USDA Announces CFAP Deadline Extension Last week, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced that the deadline to apply for the current CFAP has been extended to September 11. The original application deadline was August 28. The North American Blueberry Council (NABC) will continue to monitor developments related to CFAP. For direct updates on NABC’s…

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