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Taylor Farms Releases 2020 Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report

Apr 30th, 2020

Recognizing Milestones to Date and Future Commitments to Creating a Healthier Life for All SALINAS, Calif. – April 30, 2020 – Taylor Farms, North America’s leading producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, today published its 2020 Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report, featuring innovative advancements in environmental, business and community stewardship. “We are extremely proud [...]
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Taylor Farms Achieves Industry First Sustainability Milestones in Energy Independence and Waste Conservation

Jan 14th, 2020

Three facilities are now Total Resource Use and Efficiency (TRUE) platinum zero waste certified and more than 90 percent energy independent  SALINAS, Calif. – Jan. 13, 2020 – Taylor Farms, North America’s leading producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, has received the U.S. Green Building Council TRUE platinum zero waste certification at three facilities [...]
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Taylor Fresh Foods Acquires Club Chef Kentucky Assets

Oct 1st, 2019

Taylor Fresh Foods is pleased to announce the purchase of substantially all assets of Club Chef in Covington, KY. The Covington facility will continue full operations under the leadership of the Taylor Farms Tennessee operating company.  “Club Chef has a long history of leadership in the foodservice fresh-cut vegetable industry,” said Bruce Taylor, Chairman and [...]
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Taylor Farms Sees 94% Increase in Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction

Apr 22nd, 2019

Taylor Farms Sees 94 Percent Increase in Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction in 2018 Leading the fresh food industry in commitment to renewable and alternative energy SALINAS, Calif. – Taylor Farms, North America’s leading producer of readyto-eat healthy fresh foods, celebrates Earth Day with tremendous success in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions savings, a direct result of its [...]
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Taylor Farms Acquires Earthbound Farm

Taylor Farms Acquires Earthbound Farm

Apr 11th, 2019

SALINAS, Calif. – April 11, 2019 – Taylor Farms is pleased to announce the acquisition of Earthbound Farm from Danone, SA, effective today. We are grateful for Danone’s stewardship of Earthbound Farm during the past two years and for the opportunity to return ownership of this organic fresh produce leader to local roots and family [...]
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Letter to Industry

Mar 26th, 2019

During the last year, the Romaine lettuce markets have been shut down two separate times by the federal government following epidemiological links of certain Romaine products to illnesses and deaths caused by E. coli pathogens. The tragic illnesses and persistent negative publicity surrounding these events has eroded confidence in the healthy products the leafy greens [...]
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Taylor Farms® Launches Chopped Salad Kits with Premium Grilled Chicken

Oct 2nd, 2018

Three delicious salads packed with bold flavor and protein SALINAS, Calif.– (October 2, 2018) – Taylor Farms, North America’s leading producer of ready-to-eat healthy fresh foods, developed a line of chopped salad kits meeting consumer demand for protein within salad kits. With salad kit sales growing double digits1, combining delicious crisp veggies with premium grilled [...]
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Equipping Students for School Year Success

Taylor Farms Prepares Students for a Successful Back-to-School

Aug 22nd, 2018

To date, over 11,000 backpacks donated to elementary school students SALINAS, Calif. – (August 22, 2018) – Taylor Farms, North America’s leading producer of ready-to-eat healthy fresh foods “The yearly backpack giving program is one of our team’s favorite community facing programs,” said Katrina Gargiulo, Taylor Farms. “It’s rewarding to have the opportunity to give [...]
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Taylor Farms Extends its Leadership in Innovation with New State-of-the- Art Employee Training Centers

Jul 24th, 2018

Focused on enhancing employee learning and development through engaging experiences with highly technical, sophisticated equipment SALINAS, Calif. – July 24, 2018 – Taylor Farms, North America’s leading producer of ready-to-eat healthy fresh foods, announces today the opening of two employee training centers dedicated to the continued education and advancement of employees across the organization. As the [...]
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Taylor Farms Invests in the Future Through Scholarship Program

Jul 9th, 2018

Over $1 million awarded in academic scholarships SALINAS, Calif. – (July 9, 2018) –Taylor Farms recently hosted employees and their families at its annual Scholarship Luncheon, where 20 students were presented with college scholarships. To date, Taylor Farms has awarded over $1 million in scholarship funds to 95 outstanding recipients pursuing higher education at a [...]
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Taylor Farms Becomes Industry’s First Fresh Food Company Awarded TRUE Platinum Certification For Zero Waste

Jun 19th, 2018

Industry leading producer recognized for outstanding leadership in sustainability and environmental responsibility SALINAS, Calif. and GONZALES, Calif. – June 19, 2018 – Taylor Farms, a leading producer of value-added healthy fresh foods, is the first in the fresh food industry to achieve TRUE (Total Resource Use and Efficiency) Platinum certification. The TRUE Zero Waste certification [...]
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Three New Chopped Salad Kits

Fastest Growing Salad Segment Just Got Bigger: Taylor Farms® Announces Three New Chopped Salad Kits

Apr 23rd, 2018

Popular product line-up now includes 13 chopped salads loaded with flavor SALINAS, Calif. – (April 23, 2018) – Taylor Farms, a leading producer of value-added healthy fresh foods, announced today three new chopped salad kits are hitting retail shelves coast-to-coast; Avocado Ranch, Maple Bourbon Bacon and Buffalo Ranch. These new salad kits cater directly to [...]
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Plug and Play

Taylor Farms and Plug and Play Partner to Further Innovation in Food Industry

Apr 3rd, 2018

Shaping the Future of Food Through Collaboration SALINAS, Calif. – April 3, 2018 – Taylor Farms, a leading producer of value-added healthy fresh foods, and Plug and Play, the world’s largest global innovation platform and startup accelerator, announced a strategic partnership focused on the advancement of technology within the food and agriculture industries. Taylor Farms’ [...]
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Pad Thai and Coconut Curry Stir Fry

Taylor Farms® Expands Stir Fry Kit Offerings With Two New Flavors

Oct 16th, 2017

Continuing its commitment to create innovative fresh foods, Taylor Farms introduces two new flavors to the Stir Fry Kit line SALINAS, Calif. – (October 16, 2017) – Taylor Farms, a leader in agricultural innovation and healthy, value-added fresh foods, continues to expand its offerings by introducing two new delicious and timesaving Stir Fry Kit meal options [...]
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Taylor Farms and Sakata Seed America Participate in Petal It Forward Event to Promote Community Giving Program

Oct 11th, 2017

Taylor Farms and Sakata Seed partner to surprise community members with flower bouquets to promote paying it forward initiatives SALINAS, Calif. – October 11, 2017 – Taylor Farms, North America’s largest producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, and Sakata Seed America, a world leader in breeding and producing vegetable and flower seed, are partnering to participate [...]
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