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18 May, 2017, 10:46 ET Applegate® Expresses Disappointment with Delays; Urges USDA to Enact Organic Animal Welfare Standards

Applegate, the nation's leading natural and organic meat company, announced its disappointment in the United States Department of Agriculture's...


06 Mar, 2017, 09:07 ET Applegate Pledges To Improve Animal Welfare Standards For Broiler Chickens

Applegate, the nation's leading natural and organic meat brand, is committing to transforming the lives of millions of chickens in its supply...


16 Nov, 2016, 08:59 ET Applegate® Makes $10,000 Donation to Rolling Harvest Food Rescue

Applegate®, the nation's leading natural and organic meat brand, has donated $10,000 to Rolling Harvest Food Rescue, a food non-profit aiming to...


10 Oct, 2016, 09:00 ET Applegate Farms, LLC Announces New Vice President Of Marketing: Nicole Glenn

Applegate®, the nation's leading natural and organic meat brand, announced Nicole Glenn is joining the company as its vice president of marketing...


13 Jul, 2016, 08:33 ET Applegate Announces Commitment to Cleaner Food System Without Use of Genetically Modified Organisms

 Applegate, the nation's leading natural and organic meat brand, announced today its commitment to remove genetically modified organisms (GMOs)...


24 May, 2016, 08:57 ET What's In And On Our Hot Dogs Matters: Survey Shows People Have Different Tastes In Toppings -- But They All Agree On What Should Be Inside

 With Memorial Day and summer grilling season approaching, hot dogs will be popping up even more frequently on Americans' plates. Hot dogs have...


05 Mar, 2016, 18:26 ET Applegate® Works With USDA to Recall Chicken Nuggets

 Applegate is working with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to recall approximately 9,000 packages of Applegate Naturals...


06 Jan, 2016, 16:00 ET Applegate Farms, LLC Announces Leadership Changes For 2016

 Applegate®, the nation's leading natural and organic meat brand, announced that Chief Executive Officer Kerry Collins will transition to...


06 Aug, 2014, 08:21 ET Applegate Introduces HALF TIME®, The First Natural And Organic Lunch Kit

You snooze, you lose?  Not necessarily. A new survey shows that many parents (33 percent) would spend their time sleeping if they didn't have...


27 Jun, 2014, 09:00 ET Applegate Says Save The Fireworks For The Sky This July And Stage A Wienervention

 Sodium nitrate, an ingredient in fireworks, fertilizer and...franks?  July is National Hot Dog Month and with Americans set to consume...


21 May, 2014, 08:00 ET Time For A "Wienervention?" Survey Exposes America's Secret Shopping Cart Shame

As the unofficial kick off of summer approaches with Memorial Day, a new survey finds that many Americans need a "wienervention" when it comes to...


31 Mar, 2014, 08:00 ET Applegate Honored in NJBIZ's 2014 Best Places to Work in New Jersey!

 Applegate has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey.  This survey and award program identifies, recognizes and honors...


28 Jan, 2014, 07:00 ET NRDC Report On FDA Antibiotic Inaction Shows Agency Enabling Meat Industry's Drug Addiction Says Applegate CEO

 Stephen McDonnell, founder and CEO of Applegate, the leading producer of natural and organic meats and cheeses, today applauded the Natural...


27 Jan, 2014, 08:00 ET How Do Parents Spell Stress? D-I-N-N-E-R

With a new year full of resolutions on health and happiness well underway – and perhaps already broken, a new family mealtime survey shows...


12 Dec, 2013, 11:10 ET Applegate CEO Worries FDA Plan To Address Antibiotics In Animal Agriculture Is Too Little, Too Late

Stephen McDonnell, founder and CEO of Applegate, the leading producer of natural and organic meats and cheeses, today expressed concern regarding...


27 Jun, 2013, 08:00 ET Time For A "Wienervention?" Survey Exposes America's Love/Hate Relationship With Hot Dogs

 As National Hot Dog Month approaches in July and Americans prepare to chow down on an estimated 150 million wieners on Independence Day...


24 May, 2013, 10:16 ET Survey Says: Americans Want More Backyard Barbecues This Summer

 As Memorial Day weekend kicks off the "unofficial" start of summer, a new poll of more than 2,000 Americans shows that the activity they are...


18 Apr, 2013, 13:31 ET Applegate Applauds Environmental Working Group's Study of Superbugs and Antibiotics in American Meat

  "The analysis released by the Environmental Working Group showing the bacterial contamination of the meat Americans buy in their...


27 Nov, 2012, 11:27 ET Applegate Urges More Regulation on Antibiotics in Animal Food Production

 "The analysis released today by Consumer Reports about pork samples in the United States is yet another example of how the routine practice of...


07 Nov, 2012, 08:20 ET Applegate CEO Applauds 4.1 Million Californians for Voting Yes on Proposition 37

 "Here at Applegate, we were disappointed at the failure of Proposition 37 (The California Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act),"...


25 Sep, 2012, 12:30 ET Parents Just Saying No to Drugs - In Children's Lunchboxes

A new school lunch survey shows that the vast majority of kids are brown bagging it; and while deli meat is beating out the venerable PB&J,...


05 Jul, 2012, 08:00 ET Hot Dog Hangover Cure -- A Laugh And Better Hot Dogs

 National Hot Dog Day (also known as Independence Day) came and went with Americans eating an estimated 150 million wieners – and...


25 Jun, 2012, 08:00 ET "What's in Your Hot Dog?" Survey Finds Americans Really Want to Know

As National Hot Dog Month approaches in July and Americans prepare to chow down on an estimated 150 million wieners on Independence Day alone, a...


11 Apr, 2012, 18:00 ET Applegate CEO Doubts Impact of FDA Guidance Recommendations to Address Antibiotics in Food Animal Production

 Stephen McDonnell, founder and CEO of Applegate, the leading producer of natural and organic meats and cheeses, today welcomed a step...


23 Mar, 2012, 15:53 ET Applegate Praises Court for Ordering FDA to Address Antibiotics in Food Animal Production

Applegate applauds yesterday's decision by a federal judge instructing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to withdraw approval for...