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 Stuffed Brat Slider recipe from Sargento at your tailgate party!







Oprah Winfrey Unveils New Line of Frozen Pizza With Cauliflower Crust

[USA TODAY 8/22/18]


The Best Flavored Cauliflower Rice in the Freezer Section 

[The Kitchn 8/24/18]



Green Giant’s Frozen Cauliflower Pizza Crust is Different Than Any You’ve Seen Before

[MSN 8/22/18]


Bantam Bagels Enters Frozen Breakfast Aisle

[Refrigerated & Frozen Foods 8/13/18]


Convenient And Nutritious Frozen Foods

[KPRC Houston 8/13/18]


B&G Foods Bulks Up on Green Giant Frozen Items as Company Sales Jump 7.4%

[Food Dive 8/3/18]


Pinnacle Foods Reports Improved Performance During Second Quarter

[Food Business News 8/8/18]


A Complete Ranking of the Best Frozen Pizzas

[MSN 8/9/18]


Sara Lee Frozen Bakery debuts following Tyson spin-off, Food Business News


This Company Plans To Donate 1.5 Million Meals To Those In Need This Year

[Forbes 8/1/18]


13 Healthy Ice Creams Under 250 Calories to Satisfy Sweet Cravings all Summer Long

[ 7/30/18]


South Korea's CJ Eyes U.S. Food Firm Schwan's in Potential $1.8 Billion Deal

[Reuters 8/1/18]


Kraft Heinz Expands Environmental Goals to Reduce Carbon Emissions, Packaging Waste

[Food Navigator 7/31/18]


General Mills Unveils Summer/Fall 2018 Lineup of New Product Releases

[Refrigerated & Frozen Foods 7/27/18]


Sara Lee’s New Owner Hopes to Thaw Sales Through R&D

[Food Dive 8/1/18]




Land O'Lakes Gives Old MacDonald a Makeover: “She-IO”

Dairy Herd Management 8/23/18]


Drinkable Yogurt Waking Up the Breakfast Category

[Natural Products Insider 8/17/18]


Despite Challenges, Breakfast Has Pathways for Growth

[Food Dive 8/14/18]


Stonyfield Organic Unveils New Yogurt Snack Pot Range



Chobani Designed Tubes of Squeezable Greek Yogurt to Help Consumers Make Healthier Food Choices, Adweek


Chobani Launches Greek Yogurt as a Condiment with New Packaging 

[Deli Market News 8/8/18]


What is Driving the $20.2 Billion of Cheese Sales Projected for 2022?

[Food Navigator 8/3/18]


The rise of fresh snacking: Are consumers ditching the pantry for the fridge?, Food Navigator


No Bones About It: Sales of Plant-Based Meat and Dairy Alternatives Rise 20%

[FoodDive 7/31/18]


Siggi’s Launches Whole Milk Simple Sides, Says Top Line Grew 36% in Latest 52 Weeks

[Food Navigator 8/1/18]




Kroger, Nation’s Largest Grocery Chain, Eliminates Plastic Bags

[CBS News 8/23/18]


Kroger Explores Options for Turkey Hill Ice Cream Brand

[CNBC 8/7/18]


Amazon Now Lets Alexa Users Shop for Delivery from Whole Foods

[Mobile Marketer 8/7/18]


A Major Supermarket Chain Has Declared War on Visa. Here's What You Need to Know

[Money 8/6/18]


Survey: Amazon is Top Threat, Disruptor to Supermarkets

[Supermarket News 7/30/18]


‘Store of the Future’ Predictions Involve Pop-Ups—and No Checkouts

[Chain Store Age 7/30/18]


Deep Data: What it Tells Retailers About Shoppers, Preferences and Selection

[Food Dive 7/30/18]



Trending Articles

New Products Catering to Back-to-School Shoppers Flood the Market

[Food Dive 8/21/18]


Poll: Consumers Slow to Migrate to Online Grocery Shopping

[Refrigerated & Frozen Foods 8/21/18]


Despite challenges, breakfast has pathways for growth, Food Dive


Consumers crave authentic ethnic food — and will pay more, 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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