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Feature - Yes! Apples offering RAVE for first time ever

Yes! Apples offering RAVE for first time ever

Yes! Apples is a consumer-focused brand that New York Apple Sales launched in 2019. Powered by more than 100 years of experience, New York Apple Sales is comprised of professionals that have spent years in the produce industry and have been a part of all aspects of the industry.

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Feature - Eastern apple crop is snapping to it in 2021

Eastern apple crop is snapping to it in 2021

“The weather this year has been much more conducive to fruit growing than last year, with abundant rain and moderate temperatures,” said Jessica Wells, executive director of Crunch Time Apple Growers. “Recent heat is helping build sugar, and as we approach fall, we are hoping to have some cool nights, which will help color the […]

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Feature - EPC Leadership Class tours Philadelphia market and port facilities

EPC Leadership Class tours Philadelphia market and port facilities

The third Eastern Produce Council Leadership Class experienced key aspects of the produce logistics and distribution system with a tour of the Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market and Holt Logistics on May 11. “In this first event of our current leadership program we were excited to engage this group of talented industry professionals with such crucial […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples join packaged foods at traveling Pop Up Grocer in Chicago

Yes! Apples join packaged foods at traveling Pop Up Grocer in Chicago

Yes! Apples, the woman-owned and New York-grown apple brand of New York Apple Sales, Glenmont, N.Y., is one of more than 100 brands showcased at Pop Up Grocer — possibly one of the first traveling pop-up grocery stores. The trendy pop-up shop is debuting in Chicago now through May 30 in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood, according to a […]

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Feature - New York Apple Sales finding success with Yes! Apples

New York Apple Sales finding success with Yes! Apples

Ever since Glenmont, NY-based New York Apple Sales launched Yes! Apples in 2019, the consumer-friendly apple brand has worked to become a force in the industry. “Powered by over 100 years of experience, New York Apple Sales is made up of professionals that have spent years in the produce industry and have been a part […]

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Feature - Chelsea Van Acker, a young grower from Williamson, New York

Chelsea Van Acker, a young grower from Williamson, New York

family background / Chelsea grew up on the family farm, Van Acker Farms, graduated from Cornell University and works in field services for New York Apples Sales. She’s the daughter of Dan and Lori Van Acker. age/28 grower/Williamson, New York crops/Apples, peaches and tart cherries business/New York Apple Sales Inc. How did you get your start? […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples offer plenty of opportunity this winter

Yes! Apples offer plenty of opportunity this winter

In 2019, New York Apple Sales launched Yes! Apples, a consumer-friendly apple brand rooted in quality. “Our focus is good stewardship of our land and resources and excellent service to our grower and retail partners,” said Kaari Stannard, CEO of the Glenmont, NY-based company. “A team attitude across all functions — harvest, packing, sales marketing, and […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples sees plenty of opportunity this winter

Yes! Apples sees plenty of opportunity this winter

In 2019, New York Apple Sales launched Yes! Apples, a consumer-friendly apple brand rooted in quality. “Our focus is good stewardship of our land and resources and excellent service to our grower and retail partners,” said Kaari Stannard, CEO of the Glenmont, NY-based company. “A team attitude across all functions — harvest, packing, sales marketing, and […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples making big strides in 2020

Yes! Apples making big strides in 2020

New York Apple Sales has been exhibiting at the NY Produce Show since its inception and now that the Glenmont, NY-based company has launched its consumer-facing brand, Yes! Apples, the show serves as a great venue to share all of the exciting efforts and results that it put forth since the launch of the brand […]

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