SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Noted television food & lifestyle expert Chadwick Boyd will join the NatureSweet team at PMA Fresh Summit Oct. 18-19. Boyd will be creating recipes featuring NatureSweet Cherubs and Comets that bring out the full flavor of NatureSweet’s line of fresh, best-tasting greenhouse-grown tomatoes. In addition, Boyd will also be making a tasty recipe featuring the Brighthouse Organics red grape tomatoes for attendees.
With 9,000 full time Associates, NatureSweet is now the single source solution for greenhouse-grown conventional and organic produce. In addition to their known-for tomatoes, they recently expanded their product line to include premium, branded peppers, cucumbers and tomatoes.
NatureSweet also leads innovative programs to help transform the lives of its employees, known as Associates. The programs offer opportunities for Associates to grow professionally, academically and personally, which is key in helping the company grow better produce for customers.
Boyd is the host of “Reel Food,” the first food entertainment series in movie theaters nationwide. Chadwick also is the lead judge on the new baking competition series, “Christmas Cookie Matchup” on Hallmark this November. He regularly appears on daytime TV as well, cooking up recipes on Hallmark Home & Family, Food Network’s The Kitchen, and many other shows from coast to coast.
Boyd’s Recipe Collection, “Entertaining with Vegetables,” is now in its 6th printing and was chosen by TED as one of the 78 books to help you recharge your life. Boyd contributes to Serious Eats, Huffington Post and Better Homes and Gardens. He also has been featured in House Beautiful, Redbook, Yahoo! Food, Southern Living and more.
In addition to cooking demonstrations from Boyd, Erin Byrd, Marketing Research Manager and Tomato Taste Expert at NatureSweet, will be hosting “Fresh from the Vine” a tomato tasting experience at the NatureSweet Fresh Summit booth #2284. Byrd will be educating attendees and talking through tasting notes, texture and aroma for a variety of NatureSweet tomatoes.
“Erin brings a depth of experience to her role as our leader of research,” said NatureSweet VP of Marketing Lori Castillo. “I look forward to her leadership while she works on the continued focus of innovation and execution that the industry depends on our company for.”
About NS Brands, Ltd.®
NS Brands, Ltd.® is the single source solution for organic and conventional greenhouse grown vegetables in North America driven through the consumer’s preference and demand for snacking tomatoes. Always vine-nurtured and hand-picked at the peak of freshness, only NS Brands, Ltd. produce guarantees great taste all year round. NS Brands, Ltd produce is carefully grown, harvested and packaged by more than 9,000 full-time Associates, and are sold at major grocers, mass retailers, club stores and food service operators in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Known for amazing Associates, award-winning quality, and innovative packaging, NS Brands, Ltd. ® is also committed to having a positive social, environmental and economic impact on the communities in which they operate.