Produce Market Guide News

Produce Market Guide News

Survey says shoppers want sweet potato variety, versatility

Shoppers want variety and versatility with their sweet potatoes, says a survey touted by Los Alamitos, Calif.-based Frieda’s Specialty Produce.

Key values for sustainable development

Readers' opinion: What is the most important value associated with the terms of sustainable or sustainability?

Del Rey Avocado receives supplier award from Whole Foods

Fallbrook, Calif.-based Del Rey Avocado has been recognized by Whole Foods for its service and partnership.

Hazel Tech kiwifruit trials at UC-Davis, Oppy give positive results

Hazel Technologies reported successful trials on kiwifruit at the University of California-Davis and The Oppenheimer Group, which has been shipping treated kiwifruit.

Submit your nomination for United Fresh Women in Produce

The nomination period is open for the United Fresh Produce Association’s Women in Produce program, which has taken place the last 22 years at the United Fresh Convention & Expo.

Lessons from Lucky's

To understand what a great company culture looks like, scroll through LinkedIn and see what Lucky’s Market employees were saying in the wake of the news that the grocer planned to close 80% of its stores.

Coronavirus disease casts long shadow of uncertainty

There is no doubt the outbreak of the coronavirus disease, now called COVID-19, is having an impact on business activity around the globe.

Chiquita releases 14 fan-created banana stickers

Twenty winners and 14 designs will appear on 200 million Chiquita bananas worldwide between February and March as part of the Fuel the Fun promotion.

Carrier Transicold’s next-gen series adds capabilities

Carrier Transicold has added three new models to its next-generation Supra series of diesel-powered truck refrigeration units.

Driscoll’s launches Sweetest Batch blackberries

Watsonville, Calif.-based Driscoll’s is shipping the latest berry in the limited-edition Sweetest Batch line, blackberries.