From the Editor
From the Editor
8/24/15 — We lead with the news that an iconic kosher brand, Gold’s has been sold. Read the fascinating details…Kosher bison is available in many places nowadays even as the price soars…Rachel Mlbassati writes about gourmet honey that is designed to do more than have the apple dipped into it…The OU successfully took a field trip to the Empire and Alle plants to witness the process first-hand. The students were ordained rabbis and several studying for their “smicha.”…Devorah Paltiel, KT Feature Editor, has the story about the latest trend in kosher and one yogurt company’s foray into probiotics…Who says that New York’s airports have few kosher options? We update an original story…An inspirational story about an upscale kosher winery in Israel that cares for the disadvantaged. Read this fascinating account…Kosher rises to new heights in the Catskill Mountains…Kosher cookbook authors invited to join Kosherfest session…Crowdfunding another source of funding to keep kosher restaurant afloat…In My Sixth Sense, I discuss why the local rabbi is still an important player in kashrus… Eda Kram in her New Product Showcase covers new Italian (thin crust) Pizza from Italy. PLEASE NOTE: Due to Labor Day, the next edition of Kosher Today will be published on Tuesday September 8th.
Kosher New Products Feature
New Line of Thin Crust Pizza from Kayco/Kedem
Bayonne, NJ – Kayco, also known as Kedem, the world’s largest Kosher and Specialty Foods company with more than 100 brands in distribution, introduced a premium line of thin crust café-style artisanal pizza, imported from Italy. Tuscanini Premium Handmade Pizza is thin, crisp and full of flavor, made from the freshest Italian ingredients, the finest cheese and 100% Read More > $gt;
The Role of the Local Rabbi in Kosher
The kosher consumer of 2015 has come to rely on labels and symbols as an easy convenient way to identify kosher products. The sheer number of symbols on the market today can confuse any kosher consumer but at least there are a dozen or so that most kosher customers recognize and, of course, the leading 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 10-11, 2015
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