Chris Koger

Chris Koger

Bob Nunes co-founder of The Nunes Co., remembered

Frank Robert “Bob” Nunes, who founded The Nunes Co. in 1976 with his brother Tom, has died.

Russ Davis Wholesale joins Mann Packing recall

Fresh-cut processor and distributor Russ Davis Wholesale has recalled 14 products in connection with the Mann Packing recall due to potential listeria contamination.

Hazel Technologies hires sales manager for Latin America

Hazel Technologies, Chicago, has hired Martin Roeder as its Latin America sales manager.

San Miguel’s Kale Chip Kits offer healthy snack option

San Miguel Produce Inc., Oxnard, Calif., is introducing a line of Kale Chip Kits for consumers to make the healthy snacks at home.

Albertsons banners join Mann Packing recall in 16 states

Albertsons has recalled more than 70 fresh-cut vegetable items in relation to a Mann Packing Co. recall, including salad bar items, over concerns of Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Allen Lund Co. promotes Michael Patrick

The Allen Lund Co. has promoted Michael Patrick to director of business intelligence and analytics.

IMG Citrus plans to ‘re-introduce’ white grapefruit to the U.S.

IMG Citrus, Vero Beach, Fla., is marketing white grapefruit in the U.S. as a return to the original heirloom Florida grapefruit.

Avocado board offers tips during diabetes awareness month

The Hass Avocado Board is educating consumers on the health benefits of avocado consumption during November, National Diabetes Awareness Month.

BrightFarms adding production in North Carolina

Hydroponic greenhouse grower BrightFarms’ next project is in Hendersonville, N.C., with a 280,000-square-foot facility estimated to produce up to two million pounds of leafy greens to retailers in the region.

Wegmans adds salad bar items to Mann Packing recall

Wegmans is notifying customers that two products available at its in-store salad bars are involved in a national recall of Mann Packing Co. products due to concerns of listeria contamination.