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November 2, 2021

Secaucus NJ…On the first day of Kosherfest, there will be two major events at 1:30 PM. Menachem Lubinsky, founder and co-producer of Kosherfest, will deliver his traditional State of the Industry address to be followed by the presentation of the awards for the Best New Products at Kosherfest 2021. In his address Lubinsky

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November 2, 2021

Secaucus, NJ…The kosher food industry will gather next Tuesday and Wednesday November 9-10 for the 32nd edition of the international kosher food show amidst dramatic changes in the industry. Notwithstanding the ongoing concern over Covid, unprecedented supply chain issues, and labor shortages, the industry has thrived

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October 25, 2021

Secaucus, NJ…This year’s major events at Kosherfest ’21 will take place on November 9th, the first day of the show. Menachem Lubinsky, founder, and co-producer of Kosherfest, will deliver his State of the Industry address at 1:15pm to be followed by the presentation of the awards of the winners of the New Product

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October 25, 2021

Brooklyn…by Eda Kram…. Challah on Shabbos is a problem for many people seeking to curtail their calorie intake, cut down on carbs, and still have a high fiber diet. One of this year’s New Product winners, Fiber Gourmet, is introducing a tasty yet healthy substitute, a high fiber and low-calorie challah. It contains

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October 25, 2021

Brooklyn, NY…by Eda Kram, Editor, New Product Showcase…It was very fitting that one of the oldest and most consistent participants in Kosherfest should emerge as this year’s producer of the Best New Product in Show with its 100% Pistachio Nut Oil. Handcrafted in small batches using traditional techniques, the Setton

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October 25, 2021

Brooklyn, NY…The number of new product entries in this year’s New Product Competition was substantially less than in previous years. The ongoing issues that revolve around the Covid-19 disease curtailed the number of new product submissions, but the roster of the products that were entered showed that the kosher food

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October 25, 2021
Pistachio Oil by Setton International Foods Named Best New Product in Upcoming Kosherfest

Brooklyn…100% Pure Pistachio Oil was crowned the best new product in the upcoming Kosherfest ’21, November 9-10, Meadowlands Convention Center, Secaucus NJ. The competition took place on Wednesday October 20th at the Kosher… Read More
October 20, 2021

Tel Aviv…Tourists may soon be back on the streets of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv but for many observers of kashrus, the country’s ever-changing kosher landscape will only prompt greater confusion. Reports indicate that Israel may open its borders to fully vaccinated tourists as early as November 1st. But where to eat if you

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October 20, 2021

Brooklyn, NY…An early Chanukah will be a boon for the gift business, kosher food sources say. The first night of Chanukah falls on November 28th, almost a full month before the secular holiday season. But while some gift businesses prefer a season when Chanukah coincides with the secular holidays, some said that an early

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October 20, 2021

Lakewood, NJ…The growing network of large kosher independent supermarkets has changed the shopping experience for thousands of kosher consumers. According to knowledgeable sources in the kosher food industry, that network is set to significantly expand in such major kosher enclaves as Lakewood, Monsey, and the Catskills.

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