Produce Market Guide News

Produce Market Guide News

Watermelon and orange demand climbs on Produce Market Guide

Apr 02, 2019 by The Packer Staff #The Packer
Last week watermelon and orange content dominated Produce Market Guide searches. Strawberries, lettuce and celery rounded out the top five searches on the platform that connects produce buyers and sellers.
Apr 02, 2019 by The Packer Staff #The Packer

Viva Fresh includes San Antonio market tour

Viva Fresh Produce Expo attendees can tour the San Antonio Wholesale Produce Market

Here's what the Romaine Task Force is seeking input about

The Romaine Task Force is seeking input on a list of recommendations concerning outbreak prevention, traceability, product labeling and outbreak investigations.

Romaine Task Force seeks input on recommendations

In February we committed to sharing the progress of the Romaine Task Force, and we’re seeking stakeholder input on the task force recommendations.

Produce for Kids sees growth via podcast, Instagram, Pinterest

Produce for Kids continues to grow its online offerings along with its retail presence, especially with its new podcast and on Instagram and Pinterest.

Building trust key for kids-focused marketing

Familiar faces can help sell fruits and vegetables to families with children, marketers say.

Amazon cuts prices on produce at Whole Foods

Amazon has cut Whole Foods prices again, this time with a focus on fresh produce.

Closing the border is preposterous, but what if?

Of course, President Trump won't close the border. But what if he did?

Naturipe Farms names head of innovation and sustainability

Apr 02, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #People
Janis McIntosh has been named director of marketing innovation and sustainability for  Salinas, Calif.-based Naturipe Farms.
Apr 02, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #People

Eat Brighter! brings Sesame Street characters to C-stores

Sesame Street characters could start popping up in convenience stores across the nation as part of the Eat Brighter! campaign.