Gloucester, Mass.-based Gorton’s Seafood (gortons.com) adds on-trend Southern Style Shrimp to its frozen seafood portfolio. Inspired by the “Chicken Sandwich Wars,” the new item is “breaded in the U.S.A.” with a crunchy coating made with buttermilk, pepper and traditional Southern herbs and spices. It can be used as a snack or appetizer; to elevate tacos, sandwiches or salads; or as a center-of-the-plate protein served with veggies and a side. Packed eight to a case, each 9.2-ounce box carries a $6.99 SRP.
John Tippmann, III, replacing him as exec vp Steve Tippmann, exec vp at / Interstate Warehousing, Fort Wayne, Ind., is retiring from the refrigerated warehousing