Posts tagged polka dot bake shop

Twenty-four N.C. companies head to Summer Fancy Food Show this weekend

North Carolina will have a strong representation at North America’s largest specialty food and beverage event this weekend, as 24 local companies make their way to the Summer Fancy Food Show in New York. The annual show runs June 30 to July 2, and features 180,000 products including confections, cheeses, coffees, snacks, spices and organic […]

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It’s Got to Be NC at Southern Christmas Show in Charlotte

The Southern Christmas Show has been a holiday shopping tradition in the Queen City for 45 years. This year, shoppers will be able to add a local touch to their holiday celebrations with a variety of food and agriculture products made in North Carolina. The department, along with the N.C. Specialty Food Association, N.C. Christmas […]

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News Roundup: July 7-13

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “N.C. State Fair details new prizes in Premium Book,” News & Observer: The Premium Book for this year’s N.C. […]

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Polka Dot Bake Shop gets gold at Fancy Food Show

Polka Dot Bake Shop’s Sweet Potato Crackers, Cracked Black Pepper Flavor earned the Charlotte-based company a Sofi Gold award at the 2012 Summer Fancy Food Show in Washington, D.C. The award, which stands for specialty outstanding food innovation, is the top honor in the $75 billion specialty food industry and is presented by the National […]

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N.C. specialty foods showcase in New York

In a former Moore County tobacco field in Vass, Susan Rice recently showed N.C. Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler her plans for the largest truffle orchard in North America. Rice, a former real estate and land developer, now runs Black Diamond French Truffles, Inc., and Susan Rice Truffle Products with the hope to bring an appreciation […]

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