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Pear Bureau Northwest
4382 SE International Way, Suite A
Milwaukie, OR  97222
(503) 652-9720 phone
(503) 652-9721 fax

 

 

Home Office

President & CEO
Kevin D. Moffitt

Director of International Marketing
Jeff Correa

Marketing Communications Director
Kathy Stephenson

Office Manager
Jessica Livesay

 

Regional Marketing Managers

Lead Regional Marketing Manager/North Central US, Canada
Bob Koehler  TEL (330) 726-4862

East
Bob Catinella  TEL (978) 440-8575

Central
Ed Chambers  TEL (573) 898-2436

West
Dave Howald  TEL (916) 939-0614

 

Contact Us

For media inquiries, photo requests and recipe usage requests, please contact Kathy Stephenson, Marketing Communications Director, at kstephenson@usapears.com or 503-652-9720.

For donation or sponsorship requests, please fill out the donation form below and send to Brittany Wilmes, Communications Manager, at bwilmes@usapears.com.

pdf-downloadDonation Request Form PBNW.pdf 

 

General inquiries? Write us at info@usapears.com.

 

Pear Bureau Northwest
4382 SE International Way, Ste A
Milwaukie, OR 97222-4635
503-652-9720
503-652-9721 Fax

There are no open positions at this time.

 

CareersPear Bureau Northwest provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, or any other basis.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write the USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Stop 9410, Washington, DC, 20250-9410, or call toll-free at (866) 632-9992 (English) or (800) 877-8339 (TDD) or (866) 377-8642 (English Federal-relay) or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish Federal-relay).

Accessibility Statement

In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, Pear Bureau Northwest prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, political beliefs, or disability.  Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact the Pear Bureau at (503) 652-9720.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write the USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Stop 9410, Washington, DC, 20250-9410, or call toll-free at (866) 632-9992 (English) or (800) 877-8339 (TDD) or (866) 377-8642 (English Federal-relay) or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish Federal-relay).

Pear Bureau Northwest is your resource for conducting in-store demonstrations and sampling events featuring USA Pears.

Watch this video to learn more about USA Pears, from ripening to nutrition:

Find more resources here for your sampling program needs:

USA Pears Demo Kit Material Layout

Demonstrator Instructions

Demonstration FAQs

Pear Ripening Sheet

Demonstrator’s Report 

Welcome, Fresh Plaza Readers!

Thank you for visiting usapears.org.  Here are a few sections of our website that may be of particular interest to you:

Pear Varieties

Each has a distinctive character, texture, and flavor.
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Meet Our Growers

Introduce yourself to some of the people who grow your favorite fruit.
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Pear Nutrition Facts

Pears have been recognized as one of the 20 most popular fruits by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and it’s no wonder why!  They are an excellent source of fiber and a good source of vitamin C for only 100 calories per serving.
Click here

Retail

Crop and variety information and availability, merchandising information and materials, export highlights, and more!
Click here

 

Trade Corporate

U.S. and Canada >> Click Here

Learn about our display contests and special marketing and merchandising programs for the U.S. and Canadian markets.

International >> Click Here

Learn more about Pear Bureau Northwest’s international promotional programs, active in 38 countries worldwide.

Merch Tips

Earn your Pear Marketing and Merchandising Certificate from USA Pears!
Check out our NEW Pear Marketing and Merchandising Training Program!  Whether you’re a produce pro or a newbie, you’ll learn the latest promotional strategies and tactics to help you boost pear sales.  Successfully complete the training and we’ll reward you with a certificate of completion for your portfolio and an exclusive hat!

Display Contest HomeContact your Pear Bureau Northwest Regional Marketing Manager for expert pear category advice!

 

Pear Up with USA Pears Display Contest 2015

 

Pear Up with USA Pears Display Contest

Pear Up POS Pack 2014

Click here to enter online!

Official Rules

Click below to access custom digital pieces for your pear displays!

 

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