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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Side Delights® Potatoes Announces Promotions for St. Patrick’s Day and Spring

“Luck ‘o the potato” and “Taste of Spring” promotions will inspire shoppers and increase sales of America’s number one side dish San Francisco, CA  (February 16, 2017) – Fresh Solutions Network®, LLC announced today its seasonal, in-store promotions for retailers to celebrate the potato lover’s favorite holiday and the upcoming freshness of the spring season with free-standing, promotionally themed merchandise displays, and coordinating point-of-purchase signage for Side Delights® Potatoes. What better day to celebrate potatoes than St. Patrick’s Day, the ‘feast day’ in honor of Ireland’s Patron Saint. On this same day, there...
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Mash It or Smash It

For a month this fall our Fresh Solutions Network sponsored a “Mash It or Smash It” Blogger Program.  The program was to highlight the network’s Side Delights brand, while offering great recipes for readers during the Thanksgiving season.  It was a great success with 7 Bloggers participating.  Below are the Bloggers and links to their blog, check them out for some awesome recipes! Anita Schecter- Hungry Couple NYC http://www.hungrycouplenyc.com/2016/10/crispy-curried-smashed-potatoes.html Toni Dash – Boulder Locavore http://boulderlocavore.com/smoky-chipotle-garlic-mashed-potatoes/ Carrie Vibert – Poet in the Pantry http://poetinthepantry.com/2016/11/06/smashed-potatoes-with-dill-sour-cream-topping/ Sabrina Modell – The Tomato Tart http://www.thetomatotart.com/recipe/buffalo_smashed_potatoes/...
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Are Potatoes Good for You?

Are Potatoes Good for You? Yes, potatoes are naturally fat free, cholesterol free, and low in sodium. In addition, potatoes are an excellent source of vitamin C, and those eaten with the skin are a good source of potassium. Foods that are good sources of potassium and low in sodium, such as potatoes, may reduce the risk of high blood pressure and stroke. All varieties of potatoes are nutritious and, while both the type and amounts of nutrients may vary slightly depending on the variety, the differences are minimal. So...
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SIDE DELIGHTS® LAUNCHES FOOD BLOGGER INFLUENCER MARKETING PROGRAM

Side Delights® Steamables potatoes targets millennials by challenging food bloggers to Mash It or Smash it Tonight San Francisco, CA (October 5, 2016) – Side Delights® potatoes, the creator of Steamables, America’s #1 selling line of microwaveable potato bags, announced today a food blogger influencer marketing program targeted to Millennial consumers. Side Delights® potatoes is building a food blogger collective to share unique branded potato recipes just in time for the holidays. The program, “Mash It or Smash It Tonight – What Do You Do?” will encourage food bloggers to post original...
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FRESH SOLUTIONS NETWORK NAMED AGAIN AS A FINALIST FOR PMA IMPACT AWARD IN PACKAGING WITH INNOVATIVE NEW GLOBAL FLAVOR PRODUCT

Side Delights® Flavorables product line to compete in PMA’s Product Impact Award Finals San Francisco, CA  (October 10, 2016) – For the third year running, Fresh Solutions Network has been named as a finalist in the PMA Impact Awards for Excellence in Packaging for their innovation and creative excellence with the new Side Delights® Flavorables potato product line. The Produce Marketing Association reported that 14 packaging submissions were selected as 2016 PMA Impact Award Finalists. Entries are judged on the packaging areas of Marketing, Sustainability, Consumer Convenience, Food Safety, and Supply Chain Efficiency/Functionality. The...
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Fresh Solutions Network To Showcase Side Delights® Farmers Table Organic Potatoes at Organic Produce Summit

Celebrating the category growth of organic fresh potatoes, FSN joins organic fresh produce exhibitors for Organic Produce Summit’s inaugural Trade Show (Booth 513) in Monterey, Calif. San Francisco, CA  (July 12, 2016) – Fresh Solutions Network announces its exhibit for Side Delights® Farmers Table Organic Potatoes at the Organic Produce Summit trade show, July 13, and July 14, 2016, in Monterey, Calif. The Organic Produce Summit is a celebration of organic, fresh produce growers, retailers and distributors, which share information about the success of this rapid-growth, multi-billion-dollar food sector. “We are...
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Fresh Solutions Network named as a finalist for PMA Impact Award in Packaging

Side Delights® Roastables product line to compete in PMA’s Product Impact Award Finals September 28, 2015 – For the second year running, Fresh Solutions Network has been named as a finalist in the PMA Impact Awards for Excellence in Packaging for their innovation and creative excellence with the Side Delights® Roastables potato product line. The Produce Marketing Association reported that 57 companies submitted 71 entries. The Impact Award Committee reviewed each entry and has selected twenty packaging submissions as finalists for 2015. According to Kathleen Triou, President & CEO for Fresh Solutions Network, “the...
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