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First Fresh Foods Partners with Zidian Specialty Foods

First Fresh Foods Partners with Zidian Specialty Foods for Distribution

Gainesville, Georgia, April 3, 2017 – First Fresh Foods, a leading provider of fresh-to-market chicken sausage and chicken products, is partnering with Zidian Specialty Foods, known for its flagship brand Gia Russa, celebrity chef brands, private label and store brands, to distribute several of its products alongside Zidian’s line of Italian sauces and pasta. […]

5 months ago in Newsroom

Today’s Grocer – Featured Meat

First Fresh Introduces Chicken Meatballs

First Fresh Foods, a leading regional provider of fresh-to-market chicken sausage and chicken products, is expanding its fresh-to-market offerings to include two varieties of Chicken Meatballs appearing in refrigerated meat sections of grocery stores this winter. […]

5 months ago in Newsroom

Today’s Grocer – Guest Editorial

From Retailers to Manufacturers to Consumers – Why Everyone Benefits from Clean Labels

The trend of simplifying ingredient lists has challenged many in the food business. As the clean label trend has evolved, so have the efforts to reduce the number of ingredients in many products. What has put manufacturers on notice that now is the time to go clean? Is it a growing demand for transparency, or just the price of business?

With Millennials becoming the largest consumer base and their growing interest in reading labels and desire to recognize the ingredients, clean labels must become the norm. Companies that are resistant to this trend will find themselves left behind. Long gone are the days of listing ingredients that consumers can’t pronounce on labels – now it is the fewer the better. […]

5 months ago in Newsroom

Meat + Poultry R&D Slideshow

First Fresh Chicken Croquettes

First Fresh Foods, a southeast regional provider of fresh-to-market chicken products, is expanding its offerings with three flavors of Chicken Croquettes. The refrigerated gluten-free breaded chicken products come in Home Style, Havarti Cheese and Habanero Cheese varieties. The serving size is one croquette, which contains 15 grams of protein. The suggested retail price for a pack of four is $4.49. All First Fresh Foods products are delivered fresh-to-market, never frozen, and are made from 100 percent whole chicken breast with a shelf life of 13 to 15 days. The meat comes from locally raised, cage-free chickens.

5 months ago in Newsroom

CEO William Jennings Comments in Food Navigator US for the 2017 Trends

William Jennings, CEO, First Fresh Foods: Staying on top of regulations

William Jennings, First Fresh Foods: First Fresh Foods promotes clean labels and natural products, we have to continually stay on top of the regulations to make sure we are at the cutting edge of the market. This not only impacts us, but also our supply chain and can impact the consumer if the USDA gets behind on approvals for new labels to meet with the changing legislation. […]

8 months ago in Newsroom

First Fresh Foods Introduces Chicken Meatballs

Provider of fresh-to-market chicken sausage and chicken products expands line with gluten-free Chicken Meatballs

Gainesville, Georgia, November 16, 2016 – First Fresh Foods, a leading regional provider of fresh-to-market chicken sausage and chicken products, is expanding its fresh-to-market offerings to include two varieties of Chicken Meatballs appearing in refrigerated meat sections of grocery stores this winter. […]

9 months ago in Newsroom

Today’s Grocer | First Fresh Foods Debuts New Chicken Croquettes

See the original article on page 6 in Today’s Grocer.

First Fresh Foods, a leading regional provider of fresh-to-market chicken sausage and chicken products, is expanding its fresh-to-market offerings to include three new flavors of Chicken Croquettes appearing in refrigerated meat sections of grocery stores this fall.

The Chicken Croquettes are available in three breaded varieties; Home Style, Havarti Cheese and Habanero Cheese. All three varieties offer consumers a breaded product that is gluten free. The serving size is one croquette with 15 grams of protein. The suggested retail price is $4.49. […]

9 months ago in Newsroom

Recalculating the Value Proposition

by in Viewpoints

Drawing on 27 years of dedicated experience in the food industry, William Jennings leads First Fresh Foods as CEO.

The consumer view of the value proposition was at one time fairly simple and straightforward: “Is the product quality and quantity equal to or greater than the price I am paying for it?”

But with the advent of healthy eating, socially conscious brands and more recently niche, artisanal products that have found a national audience online, that equation has grown much more complex. […]

10 months ago in Newsroom

Infographic: Why Chicken Sausage is Better for You

11 months ago in Newsroom

First Fresh Foods Chicken Croquettes | Three varieties available

First Fresh Foods, Gainesville, Ga., has added three varieties of all-natural chicken croquettes to its offerings: Home Style, Havarti Cheese and Habanero Cheese. The refrigerated, ready-to-cook products contain 15 grams of protein per serving and are gluten-free. They are made from 100 percent whole chicken breast and contain no added hormones, MSG, preservatives, fillers or nitrates. SRP is $4.49 per pack of four.

 

See original feature from Progressive Grocer.

11 months ago in Newsroom