Produce Market Guide News

Produce Market Guide News

Kelly Davis joins EPC executive board

May 09, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #People, #EPC
Kelly Davis, director of produce and floral of Allegiance Retail Services, Iselin, N.J., has joined the Eastern Produce Council’s executive board.
May 09, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #People, #EPC

D’Arrigo New York gets streamlined, updated

Gabriela D’Arrigo paused as she walked by the loading trucks and pallet jacks carrying boxes of lettuce on the outdoor dock at Hunts Point Produce Market.

5/9/19 Daily Newsflash Roundup: Publix & Woods Produce Endorsed & More

May 09, 2019 by Janice Wilson #Newsflash
Publix Super Markets Inc, Lakeland FL; Woods Produce Company Inc, Meadows Of Dan VA; J & R Produce Inc, Houston TX have been Endorsed. Plus new companies to the Market.
May 09, 2019 by Janice Wilson #Newsflash

Peaches 101

Discover a variety of peach information such as; consumer trends, retail availability and trending sales statistics.

Wish Farms ready to promote Southeastern blackberries

Berry grower Wish Farms, Plant City, Fla., sees a lively season for southeast blackberries.

Fruit and vegetable industry ally Bhimu Patil honored

Bhimu Patil, Texas A&M University professor and director of the Vegetable Improvement Center, College Station, Texas, has received the Texas A&M University Professorship.

National Mango Board vote on frozen fruit soon

May 09, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Mangoes, #USDA
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has rescheduled the vote on whether the National Mango Board programs should include frozen fruit.
May 09, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Mangoes, #USDA

A restaurant experience at home with Taylor Farms salad kits

Taylor Farms has four new chopped salads kits — Roasted Garlic, Tangerine Crunch, Steakhouse Wedge and Salsa Ranch.

West Mexico import veteran Al Bernardi remembered

Al Bernardi, who helped established a Nogales, Ariz., brokerage as the area became a key link to imported produce, has died.

Satur Farms launches single-serve organic dressings

Cutchogue, N.Y.-based Satur Farms is launching organic salad dressings in convenient single-serving sizes.