Retail Dietitian Toolkit

The commission supports supermarket dietitians by providing creative TV segment and store demo ideas, delicious recipes and preparation tips, ready-made, cut-and-paste copy for newsletters, blogs and social media, photography and more.  Grapes from California are in season from May through January.


TV Demo

Lights, camera, action! This ready-to-go TV segment (~5 minutes) showcases three recipes–Asian ramen salad, salsa and frozen grapes – that incorporate grapes to help bump up the flavor, color and nutrition of dishes. Props and talking points included.



In-Store Demo

“Add ‘Em In” store demo idea provides three easy ways consumers get more fruits and veggies into their day, by adding in the delicious goodness of grapes. These ideas help cross-promote departments and products within the store, from the deli to the produce aisle.



In-Store Radio

Encourage shoppers to choose healthy summer snacks like fresh Grapes from California, with these ready-made announcements available for use in in-store radio spots.



Summer Listicle

“5 Ways to Keep Cool with Grapes” offers ideas on how to beat the heat with refreshing recipes that use grapes – all in unexpected ways. Includes photos. Easy to cut-and-paste for use in newsletters, blogs and social media.



Summer Salad Recipes

Warm summer nights call for cool salads, and here are three recipes shoppers will love: Bulgur Salad with Grapes and Kale, Grape Tortellini and Hazelnut Spinach Salad, and Spicy Carrot Slaw with Grapes.



Social Media Posts

Whether a tweet, post or pin – or all three – here are ready-to-go great grape posts!



Seasonal Articles

These cut-and-paste articles, ready to drop into a store newsletter or blog, focus on snacking, summertime salads and ways to transform everyday ho-hum dishes into ho-YUM dishes, all with the magic of grapes.



Grape and Health Research Highlights

Ever wonder why grapes are so good for you? This research topline provides a look at some of the science behind grapes and how the beneficial compounds found in grapes may play a role in preventing chronic disease.



Consumer Fact Sheet

This sample is just one of a series of colorful fact sheets found at Healthy Eating Tips. “Grapes and Your Special Diet” explains how grapes can fit into diets ranging from gluten-free to sodium-controlled, to diabetic and heart healthy eating plans.



Health Brochures

Consuming grapes helps promote antioxidant activity and influence biological processes that support overall health.  Heart-healthy grapes may contribute to long-term health, and research is ongoing in the areas of eye health, brain health, bone health and more.  Check out our informational brochures Healthy Eating, Research that Matters and Grapes for Health, Vitality and the Good Life. For mailed copies, please contact us.

Grape Photography

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Flip through this curated collection of gorgeous food photography and lifestyle photos, available for use in communications with shoppers. Contact us for electronic files.



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Californians have been cultivating grapes for more than two centuries. Today, 99 percent of U.S. table grapes are produced in California's warm, dry climate that is ideal for grape growing. With more than 90 grape varieties grown, California grapes come in three colors—green, red and black—and are in season from May through January.

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