From Zombie Skins and Chili Lime Potato Tacos to Recipes to Watch the World Series, Side Delights® Fall Promotions Hit a Home Run

Side Delights® monthly, in-store promotions attract shoppers with seasonal tie-ins for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Baseball. San Francisco, CA (August 23, 2017) – Fresh Solutions Network announces its fall promotions designed for shoppers who cook and entertain during this busy food-centric season. The monthly themed merchandisers and coordinating point-of-purchase signs will attract shoppers and increase retail potato sales. Thanksgiving’s reputation as a food driven holiday precedes itself, and according to NPD, the potato is the most commonly served item at Thanksgiving meals in the US. Additionally, sixty-nine percent of Americans plan...
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Side Delights® Steamables™ Continue to Outperform Competition and Launch New Duo Pack

Nielsen research confirms that category is strong and leading brand is outpacing competition San Francisco, CA  (August 8, 2017) –A recent study on the microwaveable/steamable fresh potato segment conducted by Nielsen FreshFacts® highlights the continuing positive performance of the steamables/microwavable segment led by Side Delights® Steamables™ which accounts for more than half of all dollar sales in the segment. Potatoes still lead as the #1 ranked vegetable based on volume sales, and the microwavable/steamable potato segment growth trend continues – up 12.6% in volume sales and up 28.4% in dollar...
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Side Delights® To Launch Farmers Table® Organic Russet Single Wrapped, Microwaveable Potato At Organic Produce Summit

New organic convenience product addresses two growing segments, appealing to Millennials and organic shoppers San Francisco, CA (July 10, 2017) – Fresh Solutions Network, LLC announces that it will be launching our new Side Delights® Farmer’s Table® Organic Russet single wrapped, microwaveable potato – a line extension to the Farmer’s Table Organic potato line up. The launch will take place at the Organic Produce Summit trade show, July 12-13, 2017 in Monterey, Calif. The sold-out exposition features 120 top producers of organic fresh fruits and vegetables, and more than 75...
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SIDE DELIGHTS® ANNOUNCES SUMMER POTATO PROMOTIONS

Monthly promotions inspire shoppers to celebrate summer occasions with Side Delights®  potatoes San Francisco, CA  (May 16, 2017) – Fresh Solutions Network (FSN) announces the launch of its Side Delights® celebration of summer promotional program with three promotions, one for each month of the season: “Meet Your New Flame” (June), “Star Spangled Steamables” (July) and “Grill Potatoes” (August). Each month-long promotion includes themed in-store merchandiser displays and colorful, coordinating point-of-purchase signage with QR codes featuring a unique Side Delights® recipe. “Summer is grilling season and the perfect time to prompt shoppers to add potatoes – America’s...
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SIDE DELIGHTS® ANNOUNCES NEW FOOD BLOGGER CHALLENGE

Blogger Challenge Focuses on Updating Potato Salad Recipes Starring Side Delights® Steamables™ Potatoes San Francisco, CA  (May 2, 2017) – Side Delights®, the creator of America’s #1 selling line of microwaveable potato bags, Side Delights® Steamables™, announced today a new food blogger influencer marketing program. Side Delights® is building on its successful food blogger collective to share unique branded potato recipes. The last challenge “#MashItOrSmashIt,” resulted in new recipes for the weeknight cook featuring Side Delights Steamables potatoes garnering nearly 2 million impressions in the 30 days following the challenge. This new challenge leverages...
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Side Delights® Flavorables™ Wins Prestigious Packaging Design Award

Praised for creating a unique line of seasoned potatoes in a package designed to protect quality, and boldly convey flavor and convenience to the consumer San Francisco, CA (March 9, 2017) – Fresh Solutions Network announced today its packaging design award from Graphic Design USA, American Packaging Design Awards. The award celebrates the Side Delights® Flavorables™ fresh potato package design, with its vibrant color palette and bold flavor profiles, encouraging an exciting potato choice. “Capitalizing on consumer flavor trends that are HOT, HOT, HOT, we challenged the design team to communicate the...
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SIDE DELIGHTS® GETS IN THE GAME WITH NEW ATHLETIC PROMOTIONAL PROGRAM

Side Delights® in-store Athletic Performance promotion launching nationally San Francisco, CA (April 19, 2017) – Fresh Solutions Network, LLC announces the Side Delights® Athletic Performance Promotion program targeting athletes and sports fans. The theme “Potatoes Fuel Performance” promotes potato’s taste, nutritional value and ability to positively impact athletic performance. The program provides shoppers with information on potato nutrition as well as pre- and post-workout recipes via QR code links to Performance Magazine on the Side Delights® website nutrition page. The program features four major sports themes: football, basketball, soccer and...
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Side Delights® Announces Significant Scientific Research Affecting Potato Industry on Dr. Oz

“Permission to eat potatoes again” trending as potatoes nutritional benefits are confirmed including surprising data San Francisco, CA (March 27, 2017) – Today, Fresh Solutions Network applauded the March 23rd episode of Dr. Oz – giving American’s “Permission to eat potatoes again” noting that potatoes are “nutrient power houses” that surprisingly pack about “100 calories per spud” and have zero grams of fat. Dr. Oz opened his show handing potatoes out to the audience, correcting the misconceptions of “Tater Haters” with nutritional facts on America’s favorite side dish. The low-carb...
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Fresh Solutions Network Wins Packaging Design Award for Side Delights® Roastables

Praised for creating a unique dining experience with its visual appeal, the package design expresses elements of convenience, customizability, and lifestyle  San Francisco, CA (February 23, 2016) – Fresh Solutions Network announced today its packaging design award from Graphic Design USA, American Packaging Design Awards. The award celebrates Side Delights® Roastables fresh potato package design, with its vibrant color palette and rustic visuals, encouraging a perfect potato choice for dinner tonight. “We had very clear objectives for the design team to express the potential of potatoes as a canvas for bold...
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Fresh Solutions Network Celebrates Saint Patrick’s Day all March with the “Luck ‘o the Potato,” In-Store Promotion, Featuring Side Delights® Potatoes

Inspired by the magic of quality and convenience, Side Delights® fresh potato in-store displays create incremental sales for Saint Patrick’s Day San Francisco, CA (February 17, 2016) – Fresh Solutions Network announces its March celebration of Saint Patrick’s Day, with the “Luck ‘o the Potato,” in-store promotion, featuring classic, Irish potato recipes, to capture the magic of this festive, Irish-food-themed holiday feast. Potatoes are a must-have menu item for Saint Patrick’s Day, and with thoughts of a traditional Irish meal, shoppers will be planning early, and seeking ideas for a...
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