of North Carolina




Welcome to the Frozen & Refrigerated Food Council of North Carolina!


The Frozen and Refrigerated Food Council of North Carolina mission is to support retailers and manufacturers in the Southeast by increasing sales and educating the consumer about refrigerated and frozen foods.  Our common goal is to promote the quality, variety, and value in the frozen and refrigerated aisles. Visit our site for recipes, meal ideas and upcoming events!


Fresh Frozen Foods

The quality and convenience of frozen foods is a must-have in our busy lives these days.  Real ingredients and chef-inspired recipes highlight that freshness and nutrition are mainstays in the frozen and dairy aisles.  The sheer variety of foods, allow you to travel the world by walking down the frozen aisles.  Frozen foods are a healthy and economical option for your family.  Homemade taste with the price and convenience make frozen foods a great value.


Wholesome Dairy Aisle Selections


Quality and freshness in today’s dairy aisle are top priorities to our farmers and offer the greatest variety of savory foods.  Flavor is guaranteed so when enjoying dairy, you can be assured of real ingredients and variety.  The refrigerated aisles showcase new products and packaging to increase great versatility in use by dates.  Enjoy refrigerated convenience foods and experience the joy of cooking with your family anytime!


Spotlight Recipe

Try this sweet and savory Tyson Chicken for dinner tonight!







Four of the World’s Largest Food Companies Have a New Plan for Fixing Food and Farm Policy

[Washington Post 7/12/18]


Beat the Heat with a Cool Treat

[PR Newswire 7/12/18]


7 Frozen Breakfast Items Kitchn Staffers Always Have in Their Freezers

[The Kitchn 7/11/18]


These 7 Pre-Made Foods Can Help You Spend Way Less Time in the Kitchen, Health


11 Frozen Foods You Didn't Know You Could Grill

[MSN 6/25/18]


6 Surprising Reasons Frozen Foods are Good for You

[Business Insider 6/21/18]


Food Companies Struggle to Overcome High Freight Costs

[Food Dive 6/20/18]


Conagra has Approached Pinnacle Foods About a Potential Deal

[CNBC 6/21/18]


Talenti® Gelato & Sorbetto Celebrates 15th Anniversary With Limited-Edition Pints

[PR Newswire 6/20/18]

Nestle Planting Seeds in New Frozen Food Brands

[Food Business News 6/15/18]

Frozen Foods Heat Up

[Progressive Grocer 6/15/18] frozen food


Yasso® Frozen Greek Yogurt Announces The Game On! Foundation

[PR Newswire 6/14/18]



Simek’s Frozen Foods Featured During National Hunger Awareness Month

[CBS Chicago 6/3/18]


Rumors Swirl of Possible Schwan's Takeover

[Food Business News 6/7/18]

11 Frozen Foods You Didn't Know You Could Grill

[Business Insider 6/6/18]

Waffle Fries, Frozen Pizza, Onion Rings, Potato Skins, Shrimp, Garlic Bread and more.


Tyson Focuses on Core Business, Innovation to Propel Growth

[Food Institute Blog 6/7/18]


6 Healthy Frozen Foods That Are Actually OK For You

[Men’s Health 6/4/18]


Think Frozen Vegetables are Inferior? Think Again.

[Washington Post 6/4/18]


Positive Attitudes Towards Frozen Food May Encourage Shoppers to Keep Visiting Grocery Stores

[Foodable Network 6/7/18]


You'll Never Believe Which Section of the Grocery Store Millennials Are Saving

[The Cheat Sheet 6/5/18]


Eat Your (frozen) Vegetables, They're Good for You

[The Business Journals 6/7/18]




Milk Producers Go Negative on Almond Milk

[The Atlantic 7/12/18]


18 Recipes You Can Make with a Can of Biscuit Dough

[PureWow 7/11/18]



15 Unexpected Recipes You Can Make with Crescent Roll Dough

[PureWow 7/11/18]


Milk alternatives hastening change in dairy industry, Supermarket News


General Mills Taps Into Trends With New Low-Sugar, High-Protein YQ Yogurt

[Food Dive 6/20/18]


Reddi-wip Launches Non-Dairy Almond and Coconut Varieties to Address Growing Consumer Demand for Plant-Based Foods

[PR Newswire 6/18/18]


Yoplait Just Launched a New Line of Yogurt With a LOT Less Sugar, Cooking Light



The National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association Celebrates June Dairy Month!

[PR Newswire 6/7/18]


Some Cheesy Facts About a Foodie Favorite on National Cheese Day

[KFSN- ABCTV 6/4/18]


Got Indigestion? These Cows Could Solve Your Milk Problem

[Associated Press 6/1/18]


Got Indigestion? These Cows Could Solve Your Milk Problem

[Associated Press 6/1/18]


Milk's Biggest Competitor May Surprise You

[Dairy Herd Management 5/29/18]


Dairy Should Learn from Dairy Alternatives, Rabobank Report Says

[ 5/29/18]


The Real Reason Why Egg Yolks Are Different Colors

[MSN 5/31/18]




Consumer Companies, Desperate for Growth, Drove Dealmaking to a 15-year High in 2017

[CNBC 7/9/18]


Trending Articles

Innovative Plant-Based Food Options Outperform Traditional Staples, Nielsen Finds

[Food Navigator 6/20/18]


Want to Win Over Millennials and Gen Z? Vice’s New Study Says Brands Should Get Spiritual

[Adweek 6/20/18]


Mintel predicts vegan barbecue and low-calorie ice cream will rule summer 2018,


Millennial dining habits could spell trouble for food companies, Food Dive



Visit the National Frozen and Refrigerated Food Association to learn more about the benefits of frozen and refrigerated foods and to see what's new.





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