Stretch Island™ News

Sep 13

Now Non-GMO Project Verified

Furthering our commitment to real fruit nutrition.
Feb 2
Jan 29

NJ.com Tastes Stretch Island Fruit Strips

NJ.com Staffers Give Stretch Island Fruit Strips a Test Run!
Jan 19
Jan 1

Stretch Island Fruit Co. in the January Issue of Good Housekeeping

See what Good Housekeeping's Nutrition Director keeps in her snack drawer
Dec 3

Stretch Island Fruit Strips on CityMommy.com

CityMommy loves our on-the-go fruit snacks!
Dec 1

Natural Fruit Snacks for Kids

Stretch Island Fruit Strips Have "Natural A-peel" in Parenting Early Years
Nov 29

The Diet Detective's Annual Airline Snacking and Onboard Food Survey

The Diet Detective recommends switching airline food for healthy on-the-go snacks
Nov 23

Stretch Island Fruit Co. makes it into The Wine & Food Foundation?s 2010 Holiday Gift Guide!

Stretch Island Fruit Strips are featured as a delicious stocking stuffer
Nov 10

WickedGoodDinner.com hosts a Stretch Island Fruit Co. Giveaway!

WickedGoodDinner.com explains that they love Stretch Island Fruit Co. snacks because they are "delicious, nutritious and portable" and contain real pureed fruit with no artificial preservatives! The site allows followers to respond to the blog post with their favorite flavor Fruit Strip for a chance to win a package full of Stretch Island Fruit Co. products! Check out the giveaway here.
Nov 9

San Diego's "Fruit Tree 101" Planting

Harriet Tubman Village Charter School receives a healthy dose of "Fruit Tree 101"
Nov 1

The 5 Personalities of Fruits and Veggies

SuperHealthyKids.com offers fruit options that will never go out of season!
Oct 27

Stretch Island Fruit Co. on ABC News Now

Diane Hendriks Talks to ABC News Now about healthier alternatives for Halloween Treats.
Oct 22

FruitaBü Fruit Rolls Named Winner in "Top Five Treats for Trick-or-Treaters" on Babble.com

A panel of kid taste testers ranked FruitaBü Fruit Rolls as the best Halloween treat!
Oct 22

Stretch Island Fruit Co. Partners with Green Halloween to Bring Healthy and Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Zoo and Aquarium Goers!

Stretch Island Fruit Co. samples their healthy fruit snacks to children at Franklin Park Zoo.
Oct 21

San Diego Schools Receive Fruit Orchards through Fruit Tree 101

Stretch Island Fruit Co., along with The Fruit Tree Planting Foundation, introduced their Fruit Tree 101 program at the Harriet Tubman Village Charter School, Alice Birney Elementary, and McKinley Elementary in San Diego on October 21. Fruit Tree 101 is a partnership between Stretch Island Fruit Co. and the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation, which donates orchards to schools across the country to address proper nutrition and sustainability. 30 volunteers from the Stretch Island Fruit Co. team were in attendance at the Harriet Tubman Village Charter School event to help the children plant trees and learn about health and their environment during this fun-filled day.

To nominate a school and learn selection criteria and requirements for planting a fruit orchard on school grounds, visit Fruit Tree 101 at the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation.

Oct 21

San Diego's CBS 8 News Tries FruitaBü Fruit Rolls!

San Diego's CBS 8 News attends a local Fruit Tree 101 planting and gets to try our delicious FruitaBü Fruit Rolls!
Oct 20

Community Grows with New Orchard

More than 60 students in Chicago got their hands dirty as part of Fruit Tree 101 when they planted a fruit orchard at Hatch Elementary School. Fruit Tree 101 a partnership between Stretch Island Fruit Co. and the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation - donates orchards to schools across the country to address proper nutrition and sustainability.
Oct 18

New Orleans Schools Receive Orchards through Fruit Tree 101

Kids across New Orleans were able to plant nearly 50 lush fruit trees and shrubs at their schools on October 18, thanks to our Fruit Tree 101 program. Fruit Tree 101 is a partnership between Stretch Island Fruit Co. and the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation which donates orchards to schools across the country to address proper nutrition and sustainability. Kids from MLK Charter School, Andrew H. Wilson Charter School and Belle Chasse Academy participated in a day full of fun and learning about nutrition and how to protect the environment.

To nominate a school and learn selection criteria and requirements for planting a fruit orchard on school grounds, visit Fruit Tree 101 at the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation.

Oct 14

SignOnSanDiego.com Features Stretch Island Fruit Co.'s Fruit Tree 101 Program

Delicious Living offers parents several options of healthy snacks for kids, and guess who made the list?
Oct 1

Kid-Approved Natural and Organic Snacks

First for Women channels their inner child and picks FruitaBü Fruit Rolls as an on-the-go snack!
Sep 27

Chewy, Fruity Goodness Minus the Additives!

Instead of Fruit Snacks, Skinny in the City proposes guilt-free Stretch Island Fruit Strips.
Sep 14

Back-to-School Snack Swaps

Pajama Mommy offers her readers Stretch Island Fruit Co. products as delicious and healthy snacks that are perfect for both kids and adults.
Sep 1

Have a Healthy "Snack Attack"

Today's Dietitian features Stretch Island Fruit Strips and FruitaBü Fruit Rolls as healthy snack alternatives.
Sep 1

Healthy New Snacks for Active Kids

Stretch Island Fruit Co. is chosen as a healthy snack for active kids by iVillage.com!
Aug 24

Fruit Rolled Out

Stretch Island Fruit Strips are a great option for a fruit snack!
Aug 20

All-Natural Fruit Snacks Perfect for Lunch Boxes

BlissfullyDomestic.com explains why FruitaBü Fruit Rolls are different than all other fruit roll-ups.
Aug 19

A Nutritionist's Top Food Swaps

Nutritionist, Sharon Richter, recommends Stretch Island Fruit Strips to Shape.com readers.
Aug 10

UsMagazine.com includes Stretch Island Fruit Co. in an article on Easy, Affordable, Healthy Kids' Lunches!

Find out what Celebrity Nutritionist, Christine Avanti, suggests putting in children's lunches to keep them healthy, alert, and focused.