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Hunt’s Launches Three Organic Offerings

OMAHA, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hunt’s®, a brand of ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG), has introduced three new organic tomato offerings which are now available for consumers and retailers. Hunt’s Organic Diced Tomatoes, Hunt’s Organic Tomato Sauce and Hunt’s Organic Tomato Paste offer the same great taste of Hunt’s and are USDA-certified organic.

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“Organic food has undoubtedly earned a place in American households,” said Ryan Pintado-Vertner, Senior Brand Manager, Hunt’s Canned, ConAgra Foods. “Our new Organic Hunt’s varieties are great additions to our existing Hunt’s business and provide more options to the 45 percent of consumers actively trying to include organic foods in their diet.”

Hunt’s Organic Diced Tomatoes are made with non-GMO ingredients, peeled using simple steam from hot water, chopped and packed in their own juice—all within hours of picking from the vine in sunny California. Hunt’s Organic Tomato Sauce and Hunt’s Organic Tomato Paste are made with all-natural, vine-ripened tomatoes. Hunt’s Organic Tomato Sauce is also simmered with salt, spices and natural flavors for seasoning, and contains no added sugar, corn syrup or other sweeteners.

“For more than 100 years, Americans have looked to Hunt’s as the tomato expert,” said Pintado-Vertner. “That’s why we’re thrilled to be able to offer them great-tasting, convenient organic choices from a brand they have come to trust.”

As with all Hunt’s products, the new organic offerings are canned in non-BPA cans and are 100 percent natural—with no artificial preservatives.

Hunt’s Organic Diced Tomatoes, Hunt’s Organic Tomato Sauce and Hunt’s Organic Tomato Paste are available at grocery stores nationwide for the suggested retail price of $1.69, $1.59 and $1.19 respectively.

For more information, including recipe ideas and where to find Hunt’s Organic, visit hunts.com.

About ConAgra Foods: ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG), is one of North America’s leading food companies, with brands in 99 percent of America’s households. Consumers find Banquet, Chef Boyardee, Egg Beaters, Hebrew National, Hunt’s, Marie Callender’s, Orville Redenbacher’s, PAM, Peter Pan, Reddi-wip, Slim Jim, Snack Pack and many other ConAgra Foods brands in grocery, convenience, mass merchandise and club stores. ConAgra Foods also has a strong business-to-business presence, supplying frozen potato and sweet potato products as well as other vegetable, spice and grain products to a variety of well-known restaurants, foodservice operators and commercial customers. For more information, please visit us at http://www.conagrafoods.com.

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