Archived Releases

Prior to a year ago


Date of Release Title
October 17, 2013 Sunkist Growers Joins Forces with “The Biggest Loser®” to Help Americans Peel Away the Pounds
October 09, 2013 Sunkist Awards Outstanding Students with Bodine Scholarships
September 30, 2013 Sunkist Growers Previews 2013/14 Citrus Season at PMA Fresh Summit
August 05, 2013 Sunkist Expands its Fresh Citrus Program to Florida with Greene River Marketing
July 31, 2013 Sunkist Director of North American Sales, Mark Tompkins, Retires
July 23, 2013 Growers Citrus Packing Joins Sunkist
May 07, 2013 Sunkist Growers Salutes Summer Citrus at United Fresh 2013
May 06, 2013 Sunkist Promotes High Blood Pressure Education Month with Zesty Challenge Benefitting Sister to Sister, a Women’s Heart Health Organization
April 01, 2013 Sunkist Hockey Program Scores in Canada with Record Navel Sales
April 01, 2013 Sunkist Growers’ Secondary Displays Provide Retail Placement Opportunities Outside the Produce Section
April 01, 2013 Sunkist Growers Brings Fresh Ideas to Canadian Produce Marketing Association Convention and Trade Show
February 01, 2013 Sunkist Growers Marks its 120th Year with Positive Results
February 01, 2013 Sunkist Growers Rings in the “Year of the Snake” with Commemorative Packaging that Boosts Navel Sales
March 21, 2012 Sunkist Remains Strong in its 118th Year as the Nation’s Leading Citrus Cooperative

February 10, 2012 Joint Venture Creates New Processing Company

October 13, 2011 Sunkist Endorses Safeguarding American Agriculture Act

August 02, 2011 Sunkist Growers Asks America To “Share Your Twist” On Fresh Lemons
March 15, 2011 Sunkist Grapes to Debut This Spring

February 25, 2011 Another Billion Dollar Year for Sunkist Growers

January 26, 2011 Sunkist And Lowes Foods Team-Up For A Heart Healthy Promotion In South Carolina, North Carolina And Virginia

January 12, 2011 ‘Sunkist Smiles™’ debuts to rave reviews

July 22, 2010 Growers Cheer Senate’s Legislative Effort to Fund Citrus Research

February 17, 2010 Sunkist Growers Elect 2010 Board
February 17, 2010 Sunkist Growers sees good results in difficult 2009
February 09, 2010 Sunkist and Jewel-Osco® team up in new “Sharing is Caring” program to benefit local food banks

January 20, 2010 Sunkist Growers donates $50,000 to Haiti Relief

January 19, 2010 Sunkist Growers Announces Arrival of Cara Cara Season

September 23, 2009 Sunkist welcomes Bravante Produce

May 20, 2009 Meyer lemons A culinary favorite from Sunkist
May 20, 2009 In Demand – Sunkist Organics

May 20, 2009 Sensational New Packaging from Sunkist

May 20, 2009 Canadians love their hockey...and their Sunkist® oranges
May 20, 2009 Sunkist fruit in a jar gets great reviews

May 20, 2009 The Sunkist “Dream Team”
May 20, 2009 Sunkist Candies
February 25, 2009 Sunkist Board Chairman Receives National Honor

February 23, 2009 Sunkist Growers Elect 2009 Board

February 18, 2009 Sunkist Celebrates Another Billion-Dollar Year

February 17, 2009 Sunkist Lemons Freshen Up Lenten Foods
January 20, 2009 Well-known Horticulturalist Joins Sunkist’s Fruit Sciences Department
December 15, 2008 When Life Gives You Lemons, Put Their Zest to the Test With All Kinds of Uses
September 26, 2008 Sunkist Selects Outstanding Students For Bodine Scholarships
September 09, 2008 Sunkist Helps Set New Guinness World Record
August 13, 2008 Sunkist Realigns Sales Structure to Expand Business and Service
August 05, 2008 Sunkist Welcomes New Packinghouse Member
July 25, 2008 Sunkist Growers Announce the Winners of its Sunkist Smiles International Photo Contest
June 06, 2008 Produce Veteran Heads Sunkist’s Sales and Marketing Division

May 13, 2008 Kids Squeeze "Aid" Out of Lemons as Take a Stand® Program Launches Nationwide
April 30, 2008 Experienced Produce Veteran Named to Head Sunkist Global Sourcing

March 19, 2008 Sunkist Growers Announces Succession Plan for Presidency
February 29, 2008 Sunkist Growers Elect 2008 Board

February 20, 2008 Increasing revenues and decreasing costs celebrated at Sunkist Growers'annual meeting

February 20, 2008 Sunkist Growers Celebrate Brand's 100 Years
February 20, 2008 Sunkist Growers Invite Canadians to Participate in 100th Year Celebration
January 15, 2008 New Daily Diet Review Website Launched Just in Time to Achieve Health and Fitness Resolutions
October 22, 2007 'Tis the Season for Sensational Citrus from Sunkist®
October 22, 2007 Sunkist® Naturals Better Fruit, Better Juice!
October 22, 2007 It’s a Hit! Sunkist’s New Jarred Fruit Line Makes its Debut
September 21, 2007 San Joaquin Valley to be home to Sunkist’s Citrus Juice and Oil Business

June 13, 2007 Sunkist and Albertsons "Take a Stand" to Encourage Kids to Sell Fresh-Squeezed Lemonade for Charity
May 08, 2007 Lemonade Sales by Kids Ready to Skyrocket With Sunkist Take A Stand® Campaign Giving Away 10,000 Lemonade Stands
April 25, 2007 U.S. finds dumping of Lemon Juice from Argentina and Mexico
February 21, 2007 Sunkist Growers Elect 2007 Board

February 21, 2007 Sunkist growers celebrate an excellent year and look ahead to an exciting future
February 09, 2007 Good News for Citrus Lovers
November 06, 2006 Produce veteran heads Sunkist Global LLC
November 03, 2006 International Trade Commission finds dumping injures lemon juice industry
October 17, 2006 Commerce Department Initiates Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Lemon Juice from Argentina and Mexico
September 21, 2006 Citrus industry leaders combine
September 20, 2006 Tim Lindgren unanimously elected President of Sunkist Growers
September 12, 2006 Golden State is on the Grow…
August 23, 2006 Sunkist Citrus Juice and Oil Business on upswing with refocused sales strategies and modernized plants
August 21, 2006 GRAMMY® Award Winner Billy Dean and Wegmans Set Up Lemonade Stands to Benefit the Little League Urban Initiative
August 17, 2006 Realignment of organizational structure facilitates Sunkist's expanding operations
July 08, 2006 Harris Teeter and Sunkist to "Take a Stand" for the United Way
June 26, 2006 Fontana Little League Team Named Grand Prize Winners of Sunkist's “Sensational Squeeze Play” Contest
June 21, 2006 Kids ‘Take a Stand’ on the First Day of Summer Selling Lemonade for Charities Nationwide
June 05, 2006 “B” is for Berries as Sunkist and Sesame Workshop Expand Healthy Habits for Life Partnership
May 30, 2006 Thousands of Kids Pledge to ‘Take a Stand’ For Charities Nationwide Through Lemonade Sales
May 08, 2006 Sunkist Mobilizes and Empowers Kids to Once Again “Take a Stand” For Their Favorite Charities
April 01, 2006 Sunkist Calls for Little Leaguers® to Show Off Team's "Sensational Squeeze Play" for a Chance to Win!
March 22, 2006 Sunkist Partnership with Sesame Workshop Recognized as Part of 2005 "Best Co-Branding Strategy"
March 06, 2006 Studies show grapefruit fights battle of the bulge and more
February 23, 2006 Sunkist Growers Elect 2006 Board
February 22, 2006 Sunkist Growers and Taylor Farms create a world class fresh-cut fruit joint venture
February 22, 2006 Gargiulo Gives Final Sunkist Annual Meeting Address
February 21, 2006 Six Flags and Sunkist Growers Team Up to Offer Healthy Choices for Families Within the Park Environment
January 23, 2006 Sunkist Sweetens Lunar New Year with Delicious Recipes from Master Chef Martin Yan
January 19, 2006 Sunkist Announces Resignation
of President & CEO Jeff Gargiulo
November 08, 2005 Sunkist Growers Announces Grammy® Winner Billy Dean as Official Take a Stand Spokesperson
November 07, 2005 'Tis the Season for Sensational Citrus from Sunkist
November 07, 2005 Sunkist and Little League Baseball…It's a Natural
November 07, 2005 New Packaging Features
"Sensations" from Sunkist
November 07, 2005 "C" is for Citrus as Sunkist and Sesame Workshop Announce Healthy Habits for Life Partnership
October 19, 2005 Sunkist Boosts
International Sales Team
September 30, 2005 All Segments of the Sunkist Family Unite to Aid Hurricane Victims in Gulf States
September 27, 2005 San Antonio Orchard Co. LLC Affiliates with Sunkist for Citrus Sales
September 22, 2005 Sunkist Brings Grins to Mississippi
September 08, 2005 Sunkist Growers Offers America’s Youth Hands-on Opportunity to Take a Stand for Katrina Victims
June 23, 2005 Palm Springs, Fla., Little League Baseball® Team Scores $5000 In Home Field Improvements Compliments of Sunkist
June 21, 2005 Sunkist and South Africa's Freshworld Continue Strategic Alliance for Second Season
June 21, 2005 Sunkist and Mildura Fruit Company Expand Successful Australian Navel Program
May 24, 2005 Sunkist Welcomes
New Packing Affiliate
May 11, 2005 Sunkist and South Africa's Goede Hoop form strategic alliance to market seedless oranges
April 26, 2005 Fruits and Vegetables, Including Citrus Fruits, Featured Prominently In New Food Guidance System MyPyramid
April 21, 2005 Sunkist Raises a Glass to Yi Cuisine for Mixing the Sexiest Signature Citrus Drink
April 18, 2005 Lemon-taining With Sunkist® Lemons and The Lemon Lady®
April 05, 2005 Little Leaguers® to Show Their Sunkist Smile This Summer for Chance to “Freshen-Up” Their Home Field
April 04, 2005 Nutrients in Oranges Help Protect Against Several Cancers for Up to 24 Hours After Eating
March 16, 2005 Sunkist Asks Today's Hottest Bartenders, "How Sexy is Your Citrus?"
March 14, 2005 Sunkist Citrus Challenge Winners Picked From National Crop of Juicy Entries
January 26, 2005 Sunkist Sweetens Chinese Lunar New Year with Delicious Recipes from Master Chef Martin Yan
January 21, 2005 Sunkist Citrus Challenge: The Juicy Facts
January 17, 2005 AN ORANGE A DAY?
December 14, 2004 The Sunkist Solution Recommends Small Changes for Bigger Weight Loss Results
November 01, 2004 Mother Nature Comes to the Rescue Just in Time to Deal with Flu Shot Crisis
October 12, 2004 Sunkist honors sales leaders
August 24, 2004 Citrus veteran chosen to direct Sunkist "seasonal specialties" program
June 02, 2004 Sunkist Appoints Licensing VP
May 14, 2004 Sunkist Announces Strategic Alliance with South Africa's Freshworld
May 11, 2004 Sunkist Inks Agreement with Mildura Fruit to Market Australian Navels in Canada and Asia
April 16, 2004 Sunkist Teams Up With Little League Baseball To Encourage Healthy Snacking Among Active Families
March 02, 2004 Sunkist Seeks Workable Origin Labeling Plan
February 24, 2004 Sunkist Growers Elect New Board
February 18, 2004 Citrus Growers Embrace Challenges and Change
February 13, 2004 Corrigan Joins Sunkist To Direct Branded Strawberry Program
January 30, 2004 Sunkist Creates New Global Sourcing Operation
January 05, 2004 Sunkist Appoints Chief Administrative Officer
December 15, 2003 Whole Fresh Citrus Fits Into Any Diet This New Year
November 18, 2003 Sunkist Provides The Healing Power Of Citrus to Combat Cold And Flu
October 27, 2003 A Winning Combination Sunkist Growers, Coastal Berries and American Consumers
October 02, 2003 Sunkist honors sales leaders; makes plans for new season
October 01, 2003 Sunkist Seasonal Specialties join the fall/winter line up
October 01, 2003 Sunkist And Little League Baseball Team Up To Promote Better Snacking
October 01, 2003 "Juiced for you!" -- Sunkist launches new foodservice program
October 01, 2003 Sunkist® Navel Oranges... Coming Soon to a Market Near You!
October 01, 2003 Sunkist Nutrition Bureau has healthy facts on citrus
October 01, 2003 Sunkist Cara Caras the Power Oranges
July 14, 2003 Sunkist Adds OffShore Sources to Ensure Year-round Citrus Supplies
June 02, 2003 Sunkist Salutes A Record Achievement
May 12, 2003 Sunkist Gears Up For Summer Safari Fun When The "Rugrats Go Wild"
February 19, 2003 Sunkist Growers 2002 The Year in Review
February 19, 2003 Growers hear a message of unity in changing times at the 109th annual meeting of Sunkist Growers
February 07, 2003 West Coast Citrus Producers At Risk From Exotic Pests, Trade Rules