HARRISONBURG, VA. — Poultry company Farmer Focus announced that its latest pre-seasoned chicken line will be available at East Coast retailers.
The company will have a variety of globally inspired products, including chicken breast, chicken thighs and half chickens.
“Our farmers work hard to raise healthy, happy chickens and the best way we can celebrate their craft is to develop products that showcase every part of the bird,” said Sean McLendon, head of research and development at Farmer Focus. “This reduces waste and furthers our commitment to sustainability while also creating an easy, healthy and delicious meal at home. Our research shows that more consumers are demanding global flavors. We are excited to introduce them to new seasoning profiles inspired by some of the world’s great culinary traditions.”
Grocery chain Harris Teeter will offer the Lemon and Cracked Pepper Boneless Skinless Breast, Zesty Peruvian Boneless Skinless Breast and Savory Chophouse Boneless Skinless Thighs.
Kroger plans to carry the Toasted Lager Half Chicken.
“Customers are looking for convenient meal ideas and pre-seasoned chicken is the perfect solution for a quick, healthy meal,” said Tammy Tedesco, Kroger Mid-Atlantic meat merchandiser. “It is a wonderful addition to our lineup, offering many flavor options to appeal to customers with a variety of taste.”
Various pre-seasoned products will be available at additional retail locations. The company said the items are gluten-free with low to no sugar. Farmer Focus said its retail presence now spans more than 2,500 stores. Online products are available on Fresh Direct and Crowd Cow.