Produce Market Guide News

Produce Market Guide News

Sliced apples help some cut path into foodservice

Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice, #Fresh-cut
"McDonald's recently sold its 2 billionth package of sliced apples."
Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice, #Fresh-cut

Foodservice business thriving in the City that Never Sleeps

Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice, #Wholesalers
The foodservice business remains healthy and competitive for distributors serving the establishments in the Tri-State regions.
Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice, #Wholesalers

Texas Green Squash Cassoulet wins chef's contest

Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice, #Squash
Squash helped a chef win the Farm to Table Chef's Taste Challenge second annual competition at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.
Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice, #Squash

Markon: Is variety specialization a key to produce on menus?

Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice
MONTEREY, Calif. - Like retail, foodservice can connect with consumers through some degree of exclusivity in fresh produce offerings, whether by varieties, suppliers or seasonality.
Aug 24, 2016 #Foodservice

Instill a sales mentality with department staff

Aug 24, 2016 #Opinion, #Produce Retail
If you have enough sales, you will overcome just about every other problem.
Aug 24, 2016 #Opinion, #Produce Retail

Pay attention: Technology is changing the produce game

Aug 22, 2016 #Foodservice, #Opinion
The race to innovate is at full throttle, whether you're a grower-shipper or a foodservice operator. In the blink of an eye, the produce game is changing and there's no turning back.
Aug 22, 2016 #Foodservice, #Opinion

Heat means sweet for California fall fruit

California fall fruits could start on the early side and with high sugar content after the state experienced some of the same 100-degree-plus summer weather felt elsewhere in the U.S.

Packaging, food safety provider working to reduce product spoilage

Aug 18, 2016 #Food safety, #Packaging
A packaging instrumentation company is working with a food safety services provider to help companies prevent product spoilage.
Aug 18, 2016 #Food safety, #Packaging

Receiving produce requires a plan

Aug 17, 2016 #Opinion, #Produce Retail
Sometimes, we're our own worst enemy.
Aug 17, 2016 #Opinion, #Produce Retail

Packaging not exempt from food safety scrutiny

Aug 16, 2016 #Food safety, #Packaging
Consumer demand for traceability and transparency in the fresh produce industry has extended to packaging.
Aug 16, 2016 #Food safety, #Packaging