December 2, 2016
Calling All Champions, Role Models and Supermarket Dietitians!
Use of the Fruits & Veggies—More Matters® Logo
2017 Annual Conference – Registration Savings
December Social Media Posts & Twitter Party
Thank You! New and Returning Donors
Are you a 2016 Fruits & Veggies—More Matters® Champion or Role Model? Have you been working hard all year to be recognized as one? Don’t forget to send in your information by December 31, 2016 to ImARoleModel@pbhfoundation.org so you can be recognized at our 2017 Annual Conference! For 2016, we recognized 10 chains as Retail Role Models, 4 as Champions and 62 non-retail organizations as Role Models and 13 as Champions.
Do your supermarket dietitians blow you away with their knowledge and support of your shoppers? Would you like to recognize them for their hard work? We have the answer! PBH is accepting submissions for our 2016 Supermarket RD of the Year through January 5, 2017. The criteria and submission form are found on the PBHFoundation.org website on the Get Involved page. We were thrilled to recognize dietitians from Hannaford Brothers, Hy-Vee, Kroger, K-VA-T Food Stores, Niemann Foods, Skogen’s Festival Foods and ShopRite Village Supermarket for 2015.
Did you know that one of the greatest benefits of your annual support of PBH is use of the Fruits & Veggies—More Matters logo? According to the 2016 survey of moms who recognize the logo, 49% say they are more likely to purchase a product carrying the logo on pack. If you’ve already signed the license agreement, all you need to do is email a mock-up of the label for approval to Kristen Stevens, email@example.com – it’s that EASY! Contact Kristen as well if you would like to become a licensee. And remember – approved use of the logo helps to qualify your organization as a Champion or Role Model for 2016!
Who doesn’t like to save money? Register before December 31, 2016 for PBH’s 2017 Annual Conference: The Consumer Connection and save up to $200 on the registration fee! PBH’s Annual Conference will return to the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia for a second consecutive year, April 5-7. This 5-star hotel, nestled at the base of Camelback Mountain, is an intimate oasis inspired by the exotic locale of Spain’s Andalusia region. Join retailers, supermarket and foodservice dietitians, suppliers, growers, shippers and processors to BUILD strategic alliances, GROW your brand, LEARN from vibrant speakers, PARTNER with colleagues, and CONNECT with peers.
What’s New in 2017?
If you haven’t yet attended a PBH Annual Conference, 2017 is the PERFECT time to do so! Register by December 31, 2016 to save up to $200 on your registration!
Tis the season to be HEALTHY! Get in the holiday spirit with colorful decorations, gifts, tasty recipes, and don’t forget the FVs! Spread some holiday cheer to your fans with our social media posts!
Join us on December 7, 2016 at 4:00pm ET for our #WhyChooseCranberries Twitter Party! If you're CRAZY for CRANBERRIES like we are, you don’t wanna miss this party! Join @Fruits_Veggies & The Cranberry Institutes’, Bonnie Taub-Dix to share why you should choose cranberries!
Donor Recognition: Your Support Matters!
PBH is pleased to recognize the following companies who have contributed their support of the Foundation from October 26, 2016 through November 30, 2016. Your generous contributions help support PBH’s many activities to increase fruit and vegetable consumption. To find out how you can support PBH, and grow your business in the process, contact the PBH Development Department.
Returning Trustees ($10,000+ Contribution):
Chelan Fresh Marketing
A.J. Trucco, Inc.
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