CMC Launches New Website

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website at www.uscranberries.com. CMC worked with Eric Alves at EA Designer to create the updated site, which features a contemporary design and enhanced user experience.   “The CMC has a robust catalog of cranberry industry resources and we are pleased to…

Celebrity Chef Brings Cranberries to the Fiesta

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) partnered with chef Julian Rodarte and ChefsFeed to showcase the versatility of cranberries in two delicious new recipes inspired by Rodarte’s Hispanic culinary heritage. The CMC tapped Rodarte, one of Zagat’s 30 Under 30 in 2017, to provide consumers with a fresh perspective on cranberries’ dynamic flavor and ability to be incorporated into recipes year-round. “Because…

New Study: Dried Cranberries’ Effect on Gut Health

Researchers from the University of Wisconsin – Madison evaluated whether one simple addition to the diet – one handful-a-day of sweetened dried cranberries – could positively influence the gut microbiome. Given the emerging knowledge that many biological functions, including immunity and disease-fighting capabilities, depend on a healthy gut microbiome, the authors of the recently published…

CMC Hosts International Visitors for Reverse Trade Mission

This week, more than 20 food product buyers, media and influencers from China and India converged on Wisconsin’s cranberry country as part of an international Reverse Trade Mission hosted by the U.S. Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC), in partnership with the Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association (WSCGA). The effort is one example of how the industry…

2017 Cranberry Friendsgiving Photo Contest

To kick off the holiday entertaining season, the Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) is launching its annual #FriendsgivingCranberryContest – with a twist. In honor of the ever-expanding tradition of Friendsgiving – a festive gathering of friends and food – the CMC contest calls upon entrants to share their inspirational Friendsgiving moments using cranberries in creative and…

The Next Great Cranberry-Rice School Foodservice Recipe

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) and USA Rice collaborated at the 2017 School Nutrition Association Annual Nutrition Conference in Atlanta to seek out the next great cranberry-rice foodservice recipe. After receiving numerous unique and trendy recipe ideas, the CMC and USA Rice are excited to announce that Debra Morris, director of nutrition of Jackson County…