ATLANTA -- Kroger's division here is focusing on tropical produce items at its cooking school, with the help of a tropical supply house based in Florida.
here. Sponsored by Brooks Tropicals, a grower-shipper in Homestead, Fla., the classes will use tropical fruits and vegetables as ingredients.
"We think this will be a great way to introduce people to tropicals," said Robin Sprague, marketing manager for Brooks. Officials at Kroger's Atlanta division declined to comment.