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Committee Strategic Plan Update

The CMC will be hosting an open Zoom meeting on Thursday, July 15 at 3:00 p.m. EST.  The agenda will be to discuss the long-range strategic plan developed by Volition Partners. If you would like to participate in the call, please contact Karen Cahill at...

Annual Summer Meeting

Annual Summer Meeting

The CMC’s annual summer meeting will take place Monday, August 9 and Tuesday, August 10, 2021.  Due to COVID-19, we are planning to host a hybrid-style meeting which will entail an in-person option at the Radisson Blue Mall of America hotel in Minneapolis, MN and a...

Annual Summer Meeting

Committee Meeting

The CMC will be hosting an open Zoom meeting on Tuesday, April 6 at 1:00 p.m. EST.  The agenda will be to discuss a social media training proposal submitted by Volition Partners. If you would like to participate in the call, please contact Karen Cahill at...

Annual Summer Meeting

2021 Annual Winter Meeting

The CMC's annual winter meeting was held virtually on Wednesday, February 10 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. (EST). Agenda Pre-recorded presentations: International Marketing MRL Update Tariff Update Digital Meeting Book  CMC 2021 Winter Minutes...

National Dried Fruit Month

National Dried Fruit Month

January is #nationaldriedfruit month and we thought now was a great time to celebrate the dried version of America’s Original Superfruit®. Sweetened dried cranberries (SDCs) are produced by infusing a sweetener into sliced or whole fresh cranberries until a specific...

Cranberries Sizzle During the Fall

Cranberries Sizzle During the Fall

Originally printed in the October 2020 issue of Produce Business. Cranberries and autumn accompany each other, making the season ideal to promote the original American super-fruit. The largest fresh cranberry selling period begins in early November, leading to...

Guide to Entertaining with Fresh Cranberries

We teamed up with recipe and decor guru, Carlene Thomas, RDN, LD, of Healthfully Ever After, to bring you a one-of-a-kind Guide to Entertaining with Fresh Cranberries.  These easy-to-follow recipes and DIY décor ideas featuring America’s Original Superfruit® are...

5 Things to do with Fresh Cranberries

5 Things to do with Fresh Cranberries

It’s cranberry harvest season and that means fresh cranberries should be bouncing into a grocery store near you very soon, if they haven’t already. Be sure to stock up on fresh cranberries this fall by buying one bag for now and two for the freezer. You can store bags...

Annual Summer Meeting

2020 Annual Summer Meeting

The CMC's annual summer meeting was held virtually on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. (EST).  Agenda Pre-Recorded Presentations: EU MRL Global MRLs Tariffs International Marketing Digital Meeting Book  2020 Budget as updated in the meeting 2020 Marketing Policy...

Kid-Friendly Cranberry Recipes

Kid-Friendly Cranberry Recipes

Kid-Friendly Cranberry RecipesAnother big thank you to those of you on the front lines—healthcare professionals, first responders, grocery workers, and other essential employees—who have been working so selflessly during the COVID-19 pandemic.For those social...

Beyond the Can – Creative Uses for Cranberry Sauce

Beyond the Can – Creative Uses for Cranberry Sauce

Beyond the Can – Creative Uses for Cranberry SauceFirst and foremost we hope that everyone reading this is staying healthy and safe. We want to extend a tremendous amount of gratitude to all of the healthcare professionals, first responders, grocery workers, and other...

EEE Update from the CDC

EEE Update from the CDC

As it is currently harvest season, and many of our members are in areas where EEE may be of concern, the CDC has asked that we share the following information. There have been numerous media reports about EEE virus disease in the last few days. We (the CDC) are...

2019 Fall Cranberry Festivals

2019 Fall Cranberry Festivals

We’ve compiled a list of fall cranberry festivals around the country. Don’t miss a chance to witness the one-of-kind experience that is cranberry harvest! WISCONSINWarrens Cranberry Festival September 27-29, 2019  |  Warrens, WI www.cranfest.com Warrens Cranberry...

Annual Summer Meeting

2019 Summer Meeting

The CMC’s annual summer meeting will take place August 19 & 20 at Hotel 1620 Plymouth Harbor, 180 Water Street, Plymouth, Mass. Click here for a meeting Overview and Agenda. Meeting materials and presentations can be downloaded here.

Continuance Referendum Passes

Continuance Referendum Passes

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced that cranberry growers recently voted to continue their federal marketing order program for Cranberries Grown in States of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota,...

US Cranberries Teams Up with USRowing

US Cranberries Teams Up with USRowing

What do cranberries and rowers have in common?  They both float, of course!  And beginning this summer, the Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) is pleased to be teaming up with USRowing to provide their athletes with access to America’s Original Superfruit®. The...

#AllAmeriCRAN Summer Instagram Giveaway Rules

#AllAmeriCRAN Summer Instagram Giveaway Rules

Calling all cran fans, it's giveaway time! We are giving away some #AllAmeriCRAN summer swag over on Instagram. Follow @uscranberries, like the contest post and tag a friend to enter. Winners will be announced weekly until August 31. Good luck! #cookingwithcranberries...

CMC teams up with University of Rhode Island for Cranberry Competition

CMC teams up with University of Rhode Island for Cranberry Competition

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) recently partnered with University of Rhode Island’s Nutrition & Food Sciences Department for a cranberry-themed cooking competition among Scientific Principles of Food students.   Over the course of three lab sessions,...

Have an #AllAmeriCRAN Summer

Have an #AllAmeriCRAN Summer

When the temps heat up, home cooks look for lighter, more refreshing food and drinks that still pack a nutritional punch. America’s Original Superfruit(R), the cranberry, is just the thing — a tangy fruit that adds flavorful zing to sweet and savory recipes. Available...

Cranberries at AAHAR International Food and Hospitality Fair

Cranberries at AAHAR International Food and Hospitality Fair

America’s US Cranberries, the world’s popular superfruit, promoted by the Cranberry Marketing Committee in India, participated in the recently-held AAHAR, the International Food and Hospitality Fair. More than 200,000 visitors visited the stall at the fair and showed...

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2019 Winter Meeting

The CMC’s annual winter meeting will take place February 12 & 13, 2019 at the The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City in Arlington, Virginia.CMC 2019 February Meeting Agenda Digital Meeting Book 2019 Marketing Policy CMC 2019 February Meeting Presentations Feb 2019 Winter...

Community Partners Come Together to Spotlight Childhood Nutrition

Childhood Nutrition Day, celebrated on, or around Oct. 16, focuses on the need for education about childhood hunger, proper nutrition and obesity issues. Since the campaign’s launch in 1995, by the American Culinary Federation, hundreds of chefs across the nation have...

Annual Summer Meeting

CMC Conference Call – 10/10

The CMC will be hosting an open conference call Wednesday, October 10 at 11:00 a.m. EST.  The agenda is as follows: Review recommendation for spending excess International dollars Review recommendations for applying for Agricultural Trade Program (ATP) funding Review...

Annual Summer Meeting

2018 Summer Meeting

The CMC’s annual Summer Meeting was held August 15 and 16, 2018 at the Westin Mount Laurel, 555 Fellowship Rd, Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Click here to download the electronic board book for the annual summer meeting. 2018 Summer Meeting Minutes