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Hickory Harvest Foods Promotes McGrath to VP of Operations; Hires Smith as Confectionery Sales Manager

Posted by on Sep 4, 2017 in Joe Knows Nuts, News | 0 comments

Hickory Harvest Foods Promotes Eric McGrath to Vice President of Operations; Hires Michelle Smith as Confectionery Sales Manager AKRON, OH – Hickory Harvest Foods is pleased to announce the promotion of Eric McGrath to Vice President of Operations; and the hiring of Michelle Smith as Confectionery Sales Manager. Eric McGrath joined Hickory Harvest in 2015 as Director of Operations with more than 10 years of manufacturing, supply chain management, IT, and finance experience in the food manufacturing industry.   Since joining Hickory Harvest Foods, McGrath was influential in the expansion...

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Team Building at Derby Downs

Posted by on Aug 20, 2017 in Joe Knows Nuts | 0 comments

In Akron, Ohio, we are blessed with the All-American Soap Box Derby at Derby Downs.  So what better way to build teamwork then to check out the track.  Thanks to the Derby Downs staff for putting on a great day for us.

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Hickory Harvest Foods Expands Akron Facility; Expands Product Lines

Posted by on Aug 1, 2017 in Joe Knows Nuts, News | 0 comments

AKRON, OH – Hickory Harvest Foods recently added 17,000-square feet of manufacturing space to its Akron, Ohio nut and snack manufacturing facility to accommodate growth of its fastest growing product line –CHOCOLATES!  The product lines include enrobed pretzels and panning manufacturing lines for its fruits and nuts. “Products that are in demand in the food industry are healthy snacks with limited preservatives, clean ingredients and sweet indulgences. This expansion positions Hickory Harvest Foods, as a market leader, to capture these growing consumer segments,” said Mike...

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Market Update for June 2016

Posted by on Jul 11, 2016 in Joe Knows Nuts | 0 comments

Hickory Harvest Attends International Nut Council (INC) For the first time, Hickory Harvest attended the INC (International Nut Council) meeting in San Diego, CA at the end of May.   Held once a year, this meeting brings in all the power brokers from around the world who together trade most of the nut meats for the world supply.  The event draws in 1,200 people and is only held in the United States once every 10 years. The best way to compare the conference is to the stock market without published numbers. All information is passed by word of mouth and the individual markets can move each...

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Five New Trail Mixes, New Gusset Packaging Introduced

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Joe Knows Nuts, News | 0 comments

Hickory Harvest Foods’ Introduces Five New Trail Mixes, New Gusset Packaging AKRON, OH – May 19, 2016 – Hickory Harvest Foods introduces five new trail mixes featured in eight ounce gusset packaging.   From sweet and salty mixes to unique tangy mixes, the new line will entice all consumers from the millennials to the soccer mom.   All made with premium ingredients such as 320 cashews and XL peanuts to rich, dark chocolate. In addition, the company is also offering its premium roasted 320 cashews in eight ounce gusset bags. The five new mixes include: Mango Tango Crunch -Sweet Chili...

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Get Social with us

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Joe Knows Nuts | 0 comments

Hickory Harvest Foods is now part of the social media millennial.   Stop by our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/HickoryHarvestFoods/  and check out our twitter page @joeknowsnuts. Follow us.  Tweet us.  Get social with us.  

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