Media Placements – 06/10/2020
June 10, 2020
Mushrooms in the News: 06-10-2020
Monterey Mushrooms’ VP of Marketing Development and VP of Sales and Marketing were interviewed on this week’s episode of The Produce Moms Podcast. In the episode, they discuss increasing mushroom sales, vitamin D nutritional information as well as The Blend and BBP (~12:00-14:00 of episode).
Finally, The Packer shared recent IRI data, noting that at 30.5% YOY increase, mushrooms are among the “top-selling vegetables experiencing the most growth at retail.” In fact, mushrooms are the top-selling produce item for the week, with potatoes coming in second with a 26.9% YOY increase.
MEDIA + SOCIAL/DIGITAL HIGHLIGHTS
- Episode 102: Mushrooms and the Pandemic with Monterey Mushrooms – The Produce Moms
- Quinoa Mushroom Blended Burgers – Sarah Gold Nutrition
- Take a Bite of These New Burger Options – Smart Lifebites
- The Quick Tacos You Want After a Long Day – The Wall Street Journal
- Superfood Suppers – Woman’s Day
- Mushroom Pasta – Carlsbad Cravings
NOTEWORTHY SOCIAL/DIGITAL ACTIVITY
As the Blended Burger Contest continues, entries are flying in! See below for a few delicious looking home-cooked blended burgers.