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Get The Scoop with Smirk's Podcast

The Bulk Ingredient Network for the Natural Food Industry

It’s our mission to help you navigate the world of high-quality bulk food ingredients, so you can produce and market products you are passionate about.

This podcast is where we share everything we know about bulk ingredients. You’ll hear a wide range of industry feature stories, commodity market news, and expert insights into bulk nuts, seeds & grains, coconut products, dried fruits and much more. Each episode will include Smirk’s own Industry Market Report, one of the resources our current clients depend on. It's the latest natural foods industry news compiled by Smirk’s commodity buying experts. You will know the key takeaways for the bulk items your company relies on.

We’ll also will go deep into specific ingredients with our product category experts sharing origin info, applications, specs, and new product innovation ideas. You’ll hear the natural products industry stories of our growers direct from their locales around the world. There are amazing people in these communities and our relationships make it possible to source the best ingredients for you. You can count on us to provide boots on the ground information from our grower and processor relationships that you won’t find anywhere else in the industry.

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A Smirk’s Partnership Story, The Revdried Process for Delicious Tasting Fruit and the Market Report

May 16, 2023

Today Elisa Louis is hosting the podcast. She’s the VP of marketing and the Dried Fruit Specialist at Smirk’s. She is joined by Jaime Modonese from NXTDRIED based in Peru and Colin Garner, the VP of Global Accounts.  Hear how the Smirk’s team got to know the NXTDRIED team. Being a dried fruit fanatic made…

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The Smirk’s Company Story and Values, Featured Product: Sunflower Seeds & the Smirk’s Market Report 

May 16, 2023

Welcome to Get the Scoop with Smirk’s! We’re glad you’re here.  Today’s episode covers some fun history about Smirk’s. You’ll hear everything from one of their first products (chocolate-covered sunflower seeds!) to how they moved from putting retail products into mini-marts to the bulk ingredient company they are today.  As you might expect there’s lots…

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March 1, 2023

It’s our mission to help you navigate the world of high-quality bulk food ingredients, so you can produce and market products you are passionate about.  This podcast is where we share everything we know about bulk food ingredients. You’ll hear a wide range of industry feature stories, commodity market news, and expert insights into bulk…

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