Supply Doubles Year-Over-Year for MAIA-1 variety, marketed as EverCrisp; “The Apple Sells Itself” Newcomerstown, Ohio (Nov. 7, 2018) – Supply for MAIA-1 apples, marketed as EverCrisp®, has more than doubled for the 2018-19 season, and growers and distributors are anticipating strong demand at retail and on farm. All told, there [...]
SweeTango, Zestar, Rave, Cosmic Crisp, EverCrisp, Arctic, Kissabel, Envy — these creative names all belong to new designer apples hoping to satisfy your taste buds. Farmers are racing to grow and sell the perfect apple, one with the best texture, the best crunch, the best flavor — even an apple that won’t [...]
“’Tis the season for college football rivalries to get heated, but apple growers across the Midwest, no matter their Big 10 team allegiance, are united in their enthusiasm for EverCrisp. The Ohio-bred apple is being embraced by growers in Pennsylvania, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Indiana and more — pretty much [...]
“Chris Eckert says EverCrisp apples will be available “while supplies last.” That means they might be gone sooner rather than later. EverCrisp apples are a brand new thing. They are a cross between Honeycrisp apples and Fuji apples and are being produced commercially now for the first time. According to Eckert, [...]
“A combination of Honeycrisp and Fuji, the EverCrisp offers the best of each apple: sweet, juicy, and crunchy. Schultz has been hearing buzz about the apple for the past few years at the Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable convention in Hershey, Pennsylvania.” “There are about 1200 to 1600 different farms that attend, so [...]
“The group was very, very fortunate to stumble across EverCrisp right out of the block. EverCrisp is a truly unique apple. An apple that has sweetness and crunch, and the crunch will stay, hence the name EverCrisp.” – David Hull, White House Fruit Farm “We are raising the bar on [...]
“EverCrisp apples have all the characteristics that customers are looking for in a new apple. Customers love them and they’re coming back for more,” says Vinnie Latessa, director of produce for Heinen’s Grocery Store, which has 23 locations between Cleveland and Chicago. Read the full story.
The MAIA-1 apple — marketed as EverCrisp® — is tracking for explosive growth in the produce aisle in the coming years. Big on sweet flavor and juicy, crisp texture, EverCrisp apples have won over customers in orchards and at select retailers, establishing a foundation of early fans. Read the full [...]
I was shopping at Harding’s on West Main Street yesterday and finally saw the apple that I’ve heard everyone on TV buzzing about. It’s supposedly so good that it will replace Honeycrisp as the top favorite apple. Well, of course, I had to try it and it’s true! EverCrisp [...]
The MAIA-1 apple – marketed as EverCrisp – is tracking for increased growth in the produce aisle in the coming years. Suppliers are saying that EverCrisp apples are popular among customers in orchards and at select retailers, establishing a foundation of early fans. Read the full story.