EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- New England consumers will be the first in the country to sample a ready-to-eat packaged salad that contains tomatoes, according to the company that developed the product. EcoScience, based here, will begin test marketing the ready-to-eat salad -- containing leafy vegetables, tomato wedges, salad dressings and a set of eating utensils -- beginning in January. Tomatoes were selected because they are the leading produce item added to prepacked salads, said officials. ...

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