Ashley Nickle

Ashley Nickle

PBH bringing influencers to United Fresh

The Produce for Better Health Foundation will host 10 influencers at the upcoming United Fresh convention and expo.

Cece’s Veggie Co. finalist for innovation award at United

Austin, Texas-based Cece’s Veggie Co. will be sampling its Organic Butternut Shells & Cheese product at the United Fresh expo June 11-12.

Publix launches summer Produce for Kids campaign

New Produce for Kids campaign signage has made its debut in Publix produce departments.

Analysis — Four questions retailers should be asking

International Data Corporation recently surveyed 4,000 consumers about their expectations for the grocery shopping experience, and the results bring to mind several questions that retailers should be considering.

United Natural Foods continues integration of Supervalu

Providence, R.I.-based United Natural Foods has reported net sales of $5.96 billion — including $3.24 billion from Supervalu — for the third quarter of the fiscal year.

Plant-based dips among United Fresh award finalists

Pleasant Prairie, Wis.-based Good Foods plans to feature its plant-based dips at the United Fresh Produce Association expo June 11-12.

Report reveals e-commerce opportunities for retailers

Consulting firm BRP found in a recent consumer survey that 89% of consumers browse merchandise online and 81% purchase merchandise online at least once per month.

Tops recognizes its best produce managers for 2019

Williamsville, N.Y.-based Tops Friendly Markets has recognized 11 people as its 2019 Produce Managers of the Year.

C&S Wholesale Grocers chief procurement officer to retire

Bob Palmer, executive vice president and chief procurement officer for Keene, N.H.-based C&S Wholesale Grocers, plans to retire at the end of September.

Summer Citrus Business Updates

Grower-shippers share the latest news from their operations, plus plans for the future.