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Perry’s Ice Cream Launches Two New Seasonal Holiday Flavors

October 22nd, 2018

Perry’s Ice Cream is launching two new limited edition seasonal flavors for the holiday season. Hot Cocoa

Perry’s raided Santa’s stash to create Elf Trash, a white chocolate ice cream with red and green fudge candies, fudge covered pretzels, fudge covered peanuts, and praline peanuts.  The pint package is whimsical and features a special message from their “head elf”.

Cozy up by the fire with Hot Cocoa, a hot chocolate ice cream with mini marshmallows.  The family size package features a snowy winter theme.

“Perry’s is always looking to bring excitement to the line up and this season we saw an opportunity with our holiday seasonals.  We’ve transformed a traditional holiday snack into a playful ice cream flavor with Elf Trash.  We also look for trends in the market and Hot Cocoa themed products are on the rise across multiple categories,”  said Nichole Buryta, brand manager.

In addition, Perry’s classic holiday flavors are now available for the season including, Pumpkin Pie, Peppermint Stick and White Christmas.

 

 

Perry’s Ice Cream Releases Limited-Edition Fall Football Flavor

September 14th, 2018

S’more Yardage scores with a toasted marshmallow- peanut butter team up!S'more Yardage

Akron, N.Y. – September 14, 2018 – Perry’s Ice Cream, a fourth generation, family-owned ice cream company headquartered in Buffalo, New York, has launched a limited-edition flavor to celebrate the fall football season.

S’more Yardage is toasted marshmallow ice cream with peanut butter sauce and peanut butter footballs.   The pint packaging features a football field theme and a special nod to those “Friday night lights”.

“S’more Yardage represents some of our favorite fall moments, from high school football games to cheering on the hometown team; the good stuff in life,”  said Gayle Perry Denning, vice president of strategic branding. “Limited editions bring excitement to shelf and consumers are looking for relevant flavors to complement the season.”

S’more Yardage pints are available at Tops Markets, convenience stores and online at www.ShopPerrys.com or Amazon.

Select Perry’s Ice Cream scoop shops will also carry S’more Yardage.

To learn more about Perry’s Ice Cream, locate flavors or buy online, visit www.PerrysIceCream.com.

Perry’s Expands Into Maryland Wegmans

May 30th, 2018

Akron, N.Y. – May 30, 2018 – Perry’s Ice Cream, a fourth generation, family owned ice cream company headquartered in Western New York, has expanded into all eight Wegmans Maryland store locations:  Bel Air, Columbia, Crofton, Frederick, Germantown, Hunt Valley, Owings Mills and Woodmore.

This expansion comes on the heels of a successful 2017 launch into the Virginia Wegmans stores.  In addition, Perry’s has been newly awarded with two V.A. locations (Dulles and Chantilly); resulting in all 11 Wegmans V.A. stores now carrying the brand.

A variety of 20 Perry’s family size flavors are available in-stores including classic favorites such as Panda Paws™, All-American, and Mint-Ting-A-Ling. Perry’s limited edition 100th anniversary retro flavors; Butterscotch Sundae, Heavenly Hash, Malt Shoppe, and Parkerhouse are also available.  Seasonal flavors to follow.

“The growth into Maryland is a direct result of Perry’s strong performance in Virginia and an integrated, long-term partnership with Wegmans.  Our brand has far exceeded planned year one share goals; consumers have clearly responded to Perry’s ‘good stuff’, and we are well- positioned for success in this new market” said Robert Denning, president and CEO of Perry’s Ice Cream.”

The 100 year-old-company, which has worked with Wegmans for more 30 years, holds strongly as the #1 ice cream brand in Upstate New York.

To learn more about Perry’s Ice Cream’s 100th anniversary celebrations and to locate limited-edition retro flavors or buy online, visit www.PerrysGoodStuff.com.

Perry’s Ice Cream, founded in 1918 by H. Morton Perry, and headquartered in Western New York, is a family-owned and operated fourth generation ice cream manufacturer with over 375 employees. Perry’s Ice Cream uses fresh milk and cream from local farms to proudly craft and slow-cook its ice cream products for an exceptionally creamy texture and taste that consumers have fallen in love with for 100 years. For additional information about Perry’s Ice Cream, visit: www.PerrysIceCream.com.

Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a 97-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Massachusetts. The family-owned company, recognized as an industry leader and innovator, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016. Wegmans has been named one of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ by FORTUNE magazine for 21 consecutive years, ranking #2 in 2018.

2018 Good Stuff Report

April 18th, 2018