Dole Goes For Big Ranch Flavor With New Chopped Salad Kits

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A pair of large-taste ranch salad kits is shaking up what is already


CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A pair of large-taste ranch salad kits is shaking up what is already one particular of the industry’s top rated chopped salad package lines.

Dole Food Company is growing its DOLE® Chopped! Salad Kits, the world’s most identified chopped salad package line, with two new SKUs that leverage the #1 customer choice for ranch dressing.[1] DOLE® Chopped! Buffalo Ranch Salad Package and DOLE® Chopped! Peppercorn Ranch Salad Kit incorporate refreshing chopped DOLE® lettuces and veggies with unique Buffalo and Peppercorn versions of Dole’s Ranch Dressing.

With a 1st-ship date of July 6, 2021, the two new kits will be on-shelf in the refrigerated salad segment at supermarkets nationwide by the conclusion of July. Just about every kit serves 2.5 to 3.5 people today for a instructed retail value (SRP) of $3.99.

·         DOLE® Chopped! Buffalo Ranch Package: Chopped DOLE® Cabbage, Inexperienced Leaf Lettuce, Kale, Carrots, Red Cabbage and Eco-friendly Onions topped with blue cheese crumbles, fried onions and Dole’s Buffalo Ranch Dressing.

·         DOLE® Chopped! Peppercorn Ranch Salad Kit: Chopped DOLE® Iceberg and Green Leaf Lettuces, Carrots, Purple Cabbage, Radishes, shredded white cheddar cheese, crumbled cornbread croutons, crushed black peppercorn and Dole’s Peppercorn Ranch Dressing.

Dole’s Chopped! line is a foremost manufacturer amid the chopped salads phase, which has grown 81% due to the fact 2016. The two newest on-development flavored kits leverage ranch as the #1 dressing decision, with the Peppercorn Ranch Kit showcasing the #1 spice in black pepper.[2]

“We continue to give vendors a lot more explanations to stock DOLE® salads and give consumers a lot more motives to love them as portion of our larger mission of motivating people towards much healthier dwelling and a diet regime loaded in new fruits and vegetables,” said Lisa Overman, internet marketing director of Dole Food Company. “For this most recent start, we merged almost everything that salad lovers say they want most – clean chopped lettuces and vegetables, tangy ranch dressing and on-trend spices and other toppings – into two flavor-ahead kits that will excite merchants, generate supervisors and salad consumers this summer months and further than.”

The new items increase to Dole’s expanding household of ranch-influenced salad kits which contains the DOLE® Chopped BBQ Ranch Salad PackageDOLE® Country Ranch Salad Kit and DOLE® Chopped! Avocado Ranch Salad Package, launched final 12 months, as well as other salad kits and make bowls that feature variations of Dole’s Ranch Dressing. 

The new SKUs also be part of 64 other Dole salad kinds which includes the well-known Chopped!, Slawesome! and High quality salad package strains, salad mixes and slaws as effectively as 15 all set-to-eat bowl salads totaling 81 salad choices. To see the comprehensive Dole salad relatives, visit www.dole.com

For a lot more particulars on the new salad kits or to position an get, call your Dole sales rep.

For all Dole fresh new fruit and vegetable items moreover recipes and nutritional sources, visit www.dole.com and Dole’s FbInstagramTwitter and Pinterest pages. 

About Dole Food items Firm, Inc.

Dole Food items Corporation, Inc., is one of the world’s biggest producers and marketers of large-top quality refreshing fruit and fresh new veggies. Dole is an industry leader in lots of of the merchandise it sells, as properly as in diet education and investigation. For a lot more data, please visit www.dole.com.