The Packer Staff

The Packer Staff

Organic green onion purchases in 2019

More than one-quarter of green onion buyers (26%) said they selected organic product at least some of the time, a number up six percentage points from Organic Fresh Trends 2019.

The likelihood of an organic kale purchase

This organic powerhouse reigns as a favorite with consumers. Kale was the top commodity that consumers bought as organic at least some of the time, according to Organic Fresh Trends 2020.

2019 marketing insights for organic banana purchases

Nearly one-quarter of banana buyers said they selected organic fruit at least some of the time, Organic Fresh Trends 2020 research shows.

The probability of an organic apple purchase

As one of the most popular items in the produce department, apples enjoy a steady organic presence.

2019 organic strawberry purchases

Consumers continue to look for organic strawberries; in fact, marketers moved 6.2 million pounds more organic berries in 2018 than in 2017, according to data from IRI/FreshLook Marketing.

Organic artichoke purchasing trends

The organic version of this spiky vegetable found favor in households with children, according to Organic Fresh Trends 2020.

2020 Organic Fresh Trends: Citrus

Citrus fruits enjoy a loyal organic following. Families with kids really favor organic oranges.

2019 organic avocado purchasing trends

Avocados were the No. 1 item that consumers said they bought as organic at least some of the time, based on those commodities studied in Organic Fresh Trends 2019.

2020 Organic Fresh Trends Data: Mushrooms

Sales of organic mushrooms increased from 2017 to 2018, up nearly $13.5 million from 2017 to 2018.

Pumello skyrockets to No. 1 on Produce Market Guide

Citrus fruits are trending on the Produce Market Guide. Among them are pumello, oranges and clementines.