From the Editor
From the Editor
6/20/16 — We lead with a special report of two major players in the kosher food industry, each making a move towards a segment of the kosher food market that is growing rapidly. Quality Foods, a formidable kosher distributor is greatly expanding in retail and Norman’s Dairy, a producer of yogurt products is moving aggressively into foodservice…Devorah Paltiel has the story of how kosher foodies are raising money for charity…A rabbi’s desire to flag Israeli products to comply with religious law is mistaken as acquiescence to a boycott…A major Over-the-Counter drug company joins the kosher world…Travel to any state in the union and be assured of kosher food…Many Kosherfest exhibitors also exhibit in other mainstream food shows…Hotel bars are much friendlier to kosher these days…In My Sixth Sense, I look at Sushi as a barometer of the success of kosher…Eda Kram in her New Product Showcase covers new vitamin candies.
Kosher New Products Feature
New Vitamin Candy from Packom Sweets
Packom Sweets introduces Jake vitamin candy to the US market. It was developed with the goal to provide the world with a sugar free candy that can be enjoyed every day, with added benefits. By providing impeccable and perfectly formulated flavors and delivering them as sugar free candies, Jake vitamin candy is sure to please Read More > $gt;
How Sushi has Come to Define the New Era of Kosher
My wife and I spent the just concluded “three day” holiday of Shavuos with our children in Monsey, NY and you guessed it, one of the six lavish meals included homemade sushi that my grandkids made from scratch. While an admirer of Sushi and its role in the upscaling of kosher, I opted for the Read More > $gt;
Kosherfest – The world’s largest kosher trade show
Learn more about attending and exhibiting at Kosherfest, the world’s largest kosher industry trade show.
|November 15-16, 2016
Meadowlands Exposition Center
Secaucus, NJ USA
“Kosherfest continues to be an outstanding venue to help us offer a strong Kosher program to our customers throughout the country. We are able to gauge current trends, find a plethora of new and innovative items and continue to build our relationships with both new and existing Kosher vendors. No doubt, a show not to be missed for anyone looking to grow their Kosher business.”
Yakov M. Yarmove
Ethnic Marketing and Specialty Foods