Autumn Glory Consumer Demand Grows

February 10, 2022 Domex Superfresh Growers

Autumn Glory® apple is so delicious and unique in flavor that consumers are stockpiling supply. Consumer Adrienne B. wrote that she “stocked up almost to the point of hoarding… I think I will die without Autumn Glory apples in my life.” Another consumer, Phoebe F., wrote “Definitely do not pass up on ordering these apples. Perfectly crunchy, sweet, hint of cinnamon and brown sugar … and turns out it’s healthy for you!”

Industry Welcomes Newest Organic, Washable Fruit Coating

December 2, 2021 Yumbrella

Startchy, Inc. is proud to announce the U.S. launch of Yumbrella, their organic coating for the apple industry. This marks the first washable coating for the U.S. fruit and vegetable industry. 

Consumers Turn to Apples in Challenging Times

April 7, 2020 Domex Superfresh Growers

Americans are stocking up on apples as they contend with the COVID-19 crisis, especially Gala, Honeycrisp, Fuji and Granny Smith. Consumers are favoring packaged apples, which jumped up 34% in volume in the last four weeks ending March 21, and likely more than that since. As consumers hunker down, they are turning to apples, which are not only a staple, but juicy, nutritious and kid-friendly.

Domex Superfresh Growers Marks the passing of Bob Kershaw

In 1969, Bob and brother Ed returned to the family farm, eventually conceiving Domex Superfresh Growers in 1981. Their project to bring other grower’s fruit to market grew into a vertically integrated organization to include the Kershaw farming interest, warehousing, sales, marketing and logistical services. Successive generations of Kershaw family have bolstered the company reserves – Brian (deceased), Robert, Kevin and Kristin. Today, it is one of the largest in the country.

Turning Green to “Green” with Granny Smith Apples

Bring on festive green displays for Saint Patrick’s Day with Granny Smith apples! Granny Smith add the pop of bright green to produce displays that will catch your customer’s eye. Available in both organic and conventional, add Granny Smith bulk apples or bags to front-of-store displays for a seasonal push.