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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

Waffles are not just for breakfast! Enjoy Kellogg’s Eggo Waffles wrapped around crispy pieces of chicken in this savory appetizer.







Organic Sales Continue to Blossom, But at a Slower Pace

[Food Dive 5/21/18]


What is Campbell's Strategy Now That CEO is Out?

[MarketWatch 5/20/18]


Dairy Groups Collaborate to Launch Industry Footprint Campaign

[Feedstuffs 5/21/18]


Dean May Boost Stake in Plant-Based Foods Maker Good Karma

[Food Dive 5/14/18


Kraft Heinz Chooses 5 Food Startups for its first Incubator Class

[Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 5/17/18]


Almond Milk Growth Brings Change for Suppliers

[ 5/17/18]


The Pros and Cons of All the Non-Dairy Milks That Aren't Made from Nuts



Milk! The 'Most Over-Argued Food In History'

[NPR 5/6/18]


 What Is the Difference Between Fresh and Aged Cheese?

[Chowhound 5/11/18]




Brands That are Most Trusted in the United States Revealed Across 115 Consumer Categories

[NewsBlaze 5/23/18]


Halo Top Creamery Celebrates Summer with a Brand-New Seasonal Flavor

[Spoke 5/23/18]


ProFood World Announces Winners of its Sustainability Excellence in Manufacturing Awards

[Packaging World 5/22/18]


USDA Unveils Prototypes For GMO Food Labels, And They're ... Confusing

[ 5/19/18]


Frozen Food Catches Fire as Volumes Rise for First Time in 5 Years

[Food Dive 5/14/18]


Millennials Take a Fresh Look at Frozen: Inside an Unlikely Comeback

[FoodIngredientsFirst 5/17/18]


B&G Foods Poised to Raise Retail Prices Later This Month

[Food Dive 5/18/18]


Millennials are Making Frozen Food Hot Again, But Can They Stop Killing Everything Else?

[The Guardian 5/14/18]


Frozen Food Is Making an Unlikely Comeback

[Bloomberg 5/11/17]


The Jolly Green Giant Towers Over Times Square

[New York Post 5/9/18]


Pinnacle Foods flying high with Birds Eye, Food Business News


Unilever ‘Reimagines’ Classic Frozen Treat Brands

[Food Business News 5/8/18]


Should Frozen and Canned Food Be Included in USDA Fresh School Snacks Program?

[Food Dive 5/10/18]


12 Non-Meat Protein Sources for Kids

[Super Healthy Kids 5/10/18]


Conagra Brands Awards Employee-Led Sustainability And Innovation Projects

[PR Newswire 5/9/18]


Nestle Falls Behind as Millennials Warm up to Frozen Meals

[Reuters 5/11/18]


10 Healthy Frozen Foods You Should Always Have on Hand

[The Cheat Sheet 5/9/19]




Snacking's Appetite Grows to Take a Bigger Bite of US Food Consumption

[Food Dive 5/21/18]


Study Finds Consumer Appetite Changing

[Feedstuffs 5/18/18]


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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Last modified: 04/10/18