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GREEN MAGAZINE TV DEBUTS ON DISCOVERY CHANNEL, FLORIDA CRYSTALS FEATURED FOR ITS LEADERSHIP ROLE
June 23, 2009
The premiere episode of Green Magazine TV debuts on The Discovery Channel on Thursday, June 25. Green Magazine TV is an innovative, television-magazine series dedicated to the preservation and sustainability of our planet through the awareness and commitment of individuals, corporations and political entities. Featured on the first show are four well-known companies, including Florida Crystals, who have taken leadership roles in the “green” movement within their industries.
ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND SPOTLIGHTS FLORIDA CRYSTALS IN ITS "FACES OF CLIMATE CHANGE" CAMPAIGN
June 12, 2009
Florida Crystals today became the latest company to be recognized for its green innovation in the award-winning Faces of Climate Change campaign. Faces of Climate Change was launched a year ago by Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), the Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) and Florida business leaders to highlight the companies and entrepreneurs in the Sunshine State that are working to fight global warming and develop new, clean energy technologies.
FLORIDA CRYSTALS' ECO-FRIENDLY INITIATIVES FEATURED ON NATIONAL AGRICULTURE REPORT
April 13, 2009
Do you know what your impact is on the environment? Almost everything you do contributes to your personal carbon footprint. Florida Crystals is being featured on the National Agriculture Report for our innovative eco-friendly iniatives. Find out what we're doing for the environment and how our Florida Crystals® sugar products can help you reduce your impact. Watch the program here!
FLORIDA CRYSTALS® NATURAL SUGAR CHOSEN AS FAVORITE SUGAR IN SAVEUR MAGAZINE'S 2009 TOP 100 LIST!
January 2009 - Issue #117
Excerpt: "Tie on the apron and fire up the stove: every item in this year's saveur 100 is devoted to you, the home cook. This eclectic mix of our favorite foods, drinks, people, places, and things is about celebrating everything we do in our kitchens: from inspirational role models (Great Home Cooks) and indispensable cookbooks (Cook's Library) to homemade condiments (Do It Yourself), versatile seasoning bases (Foundations of Flavor), and sumptuous single-course meals (One-Dish Feasts). We also pay tribute to the best salts, sugars, oils, and vinegars (Pantry Essentials), the most reliable cookware (The Right Gear), and the most underrated ingredients (Everyday Heroes). Also on the menu: the new face of supermarkets, fascinating food innovators, thoughtful culinary musings, time-tested tips, and more. —The Editors"
CARBONFUND.ORG ANNOUNCES NEW MILESTONE
December 10, 2008
Carbonfund.org announced today it has reached a huge milestone -- through its supporters and partners, like Florida Crystals, the company is now neutralizing more than 4 billion pounds of carbon dioxide emissions. That's equivalent to the carbon dioxide emissions of more than 205 million gallons of gas consumed or the electricity use of 240,000 homes for a year! To learn more about our collaboration, please click here.
KIWI MAGAZINE NEXT GREAT YOUNG CHEF CONTEST - KIDS WHO LOVE TO COOK ENTER TO WIN TODAY
October 22, 2008
KIWI Magazine and Florida Crystals have launched The Next Great Young Chef Contest inviting kids ages 4 - 17 to show off their cooking skills. A panel of prestigious judges will help to pick the next generation of culinary experts. Two talented winners will appear on KiwiTV webcasts and in a special feature article in KIWI Magazine and win over $12,500 in prizes. To enter, parents, will upload a video of their child making their favorite original recipe including Florida Crystals® Organic and Natural Sugars. Winners will receive a trip for two for 3 nights/4 days to New York City for the photo/video shoot. The Grand Prize winner will receive $5,000, a one year supply of Florida Crystals® and a subscription to KIWI magazine. The First Prizewinner will receive $2,500, a one year supply of Florida Crystals® and a subscription to KIWI magazine. The contest ends February 20, 2009.
WELCOME TO THE NEW FLORIDA CRYSTALS WEBSITE!
September 1, 2008
Florida Crystals is excited to launch our latest website, which has many more features, interesting factoids, news articles and recipes than ever before. FloridaCrystals.com visitors can sign up to join the Florida Crystals community, where they have access to hundreds of recipes, can save their favorites and provide valuable feedback to our company. Tell us what you think!
ANNOUNCING THE "NEXT GREAT YOUNG CHEF" COOKING CONTEST
September 1, 2008
Florida Crystals announces the creation and sponsorship of a dramatic new cooking contest - the "Next Great Young Chef" in collaboration with Kiwi Magazine.
NOW FIND FLORIDA CRYSTALS® AT YOUR LOCAL GROCERY
August 1, 2008
Florida Crystals is pleased to announce the new distribution of our organic and natural products in several traditional grocery chains across the U.S., including Kroger, Food Lion, Publix, Albertson's, Fred Meyer, Demoulas and many more.
ANNOUNCING FIRST CARBONFREE® NATURAL & ORGANIC SUGAR
March 25, 2008
We are proud to announce America's first Carbonfree® Natural and Organic sugar. Florida Crystals®' Carbonfree® certification was independently awarded by Carbonfund.org. The certification was earned after a rigorous life cycle assessment (LCA), performed by Europe’s premier carbon management consultants, determined each product’s complete carbon footprint. The Carbonfree® label indicates each product’s carbon footprint was rendered neutral through greenhouse gas cutting measures, specifically, through Florida Crystals’ production of renewable energy. Learn more here.
LOWELL, MA SUMMER MUSIC SERIES
June 1, 2008
Florida Crystals is pleased to announce our sponsorship of the Lowell Summer Music Series.