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On-Cor Frozen Foods Unveils Industry First: Chicken Entrées with No Added Antibiotics

November 7, 2018

AURORA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 7, 2018--On-Cor Frozen Foods, the brand known for bringing families together for dinner for more than 70 years, recently unveiled two new chicken entrées in its Selects line: Chicken & Broccoli Pasta Bake and Chicken & Vegetable Rice Bake – both featuring all white meat chicken with no added antibiotics. Hitting grocery shelves this winter, these entrées mark another step towards the brand’s commitment to offering consumers quality meals at an affordable price.

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On-Cor Chicken & Broccoli Pasta Bake (Photo: Business Wire)

“We’re excited to be the first value entrée brand to make the no added antibiotics claim,” said Dave Wetherton, vice president of retail sales. “Our brand is always evolving; we are constantly working to meet the needs of our consumers. These two new chicken entrées offer the nutrition and product attributes our consumers crave, at a great price.”

In addition to having no added antibiotics, the Chicken & Broccoli Pasta Bake and Chicken & Vegetable Rice Bake items are:

Made with all white meat chicken Good source of protein (10 to 13g) Made with 100% real cheese No preservatives 0g trans fat

On-Cor continues to expand its portfolio to include quality products that are always satisfying, always convenient and always affordable. Complementing the new chicken entrées, the brand recently announced its new On-Cor Fully Cooked Sausage Links, Sausage Patties, and Beef Patties, to offer new solutions for breakfast and lunch as well as dinner.

“It’s an exciting time for the brand!” added Wetherton. “Our team is dedicated to bringing innovative, superior products to our consumers to enjoy during all dayparts.”

On-Cor’s new chicken entrées made with no added antibiotics will be available this winter in the frozen aisle of popular grocers. For more information, visit On-Cor.com.

About On-Cor Frozen Foods

On-Cor Frozen Foods, LLC is a company with a simple mission—to offer quality food that everyone loves. On-Cor offers a variety of both frozen multi-serve entrées and frozen, fully-cooked meat products, and has been keeping appetites satisfied and happy across America since 1946. Taking pride in its recipes and meals, On-Cor’s multi-serve entrée product line features the most popular flavors and varieties, giving people a reason to come to the dinner table. On-Cor’s frozen, fully-cooked meat items are conveniently packaged and ready to heat and serve. Available in both standard and value pack sizes, these items meet the needs of today’s consumer. Products are available at food retailers throughout the US. For more about really, really good food that’s always easy, always satisfying and always ready, visit  on-cor.com.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ILLINOIS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL FOOD/BEVERAGE SUPERMARKET

SOURCE: On-Cor Frozen Foods, LLC

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