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Freeze-Dried Foods For Breakfast

As families grow and life stages evolve, so do the meal habits of today’s consumers. It’s no secret that portability and snackability are a growing trend while the traditional three square meals a day mentality

August 15th, 2017|Blog|

Unique Uses for Freeze-Dried Foods

Food innovation is at a high, and with that comes the need to stay ahead of the game and deliver items that consumers demand. Using freeze-dried food in your products adds natural flavor and nutrition.

August 8th, 2017|Blog|

The Perfection of Freeze-Dried Apples

At Mercer Foods, we celebrate the apple! With more than 2,500 known varieties grown in the U.S., and upward of 7,500 varieties grown worldwide, apples come in many shapes, colors, flavors, and hybrids. A member

August 1st, 2017|Blog|

The Top Six Trends From IFT17

At the end of June, Mercer Foods headed to Las Vegas to attend and exhibit at the Institute of Food Technologists 2017 trade show, or IFT17 for short. As the largest technology and research and development show of the year for the food industry, we always look forward to attending and seeing the latest advancements and ingenuity in our field. This year was no exception.  The innovation and new ideas in food trends were just as blistering as the Las Vegas entertainment scene and the sun outside the show.

July 25th, 2017|Blog|

10 Tips to Go Green This Summer

Here at Mercer Foods we are dedicated to reducing our impact on the environment and our local community. We use green technology and have invested in renewable resources to be a leader not only in freeze-dried products, but in corporate social responsibility as well. Making eco-conscious changes at home can set the stage for sustainable habits at work as well. This summer, we encourage you to join us by changing your habits in an effort to make your everyday choices more sustainable. Below, we outline 10 easy ways to adapt green actions to your summer season.

July 11th, 2017|Blog|

Freeze-Dried Corn: Nutritious, Useful, and Tasty

For many, corn is the official vegetable of summer. Those with an ear to the ground will notice corn making its way into salsas, casseroles, and crowd-pleasing barbecues. Most people are familiar with field corn,

July 4th, 2017|Blog|

CO2 emissions at Mercer Foods have dropped by over 30,000 tons annually, the equivalent of planting over 500 acres of trees.