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Fresh apple holdings down sharply

U.S. fresh-market apple holdings on Dec. 1 were off 16% from year-ago levels, according to a new report from the U.S. Apple Association.
Dec 10, 2018 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

Cosmic Crisp apples to launch with $10 million campaign

Cosmic Crisp apples is asking consumers to “Imagine the Possibilities” with a $10 million marketing and branding campaign from the company that helped launch Pink Lady brand apples.
Dec 07, 2018 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Apples

Global apple show draws big crowd, awards innovators

BOLZANO, Italy – Bringing 20,000 people to the mountain-rimmed apple region of South Tyrol in northern Italy, the Nov. 15-17 Interpoma 2018 was three days of “everything apple, said Thomas Mur.
Nov 19, 2018 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples, #Video

Apples hit the spot after New York City Marathon

When you stagger across the finish line of any marathon, one of the most important things you can do is feed your depleted, hurting body.
Nov 14, 2018 by Amy Sowder #Produce Crops, #Apples, #New York

Oppy premium apples drive sales

Premium apple varieties are taking a bigger bite of total apple sales, and Vancouver, British Columbia based The Oppenheimer Group is helping to keep the pipeline full of those desired apples.
Nov 12, 2018 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

Honeycrisp the exception in down crop year

Honeycrisp volume is up but most every other major apple variety is down compared with last year.
Nov 09, 2018 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

Honeybear Brands plans Pazazz rollout

Elgin, Minn.-based Honeybear Brands will begin offering new-crop Pazazz apples at the beginning of December, and the marketer said prospects are more than good.
Nov 06, 2018 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

Packer 25 — Todd Fryhover

Todd Fryhover has done it all.

SnapDragons kick off season in New York

Crunch Time Apple Growers is making a splash with SnapDragon apples at Andaz 5th Avenue, a New York City hotel.

Fun day on the apple farm for EPC

It was family day at the farm on Oct. 13 as the Eastern Produce Council hosted its fourth-annual Joe DeLorenzo Family Day and Apple Picking Event at Melick’s Family Farm, Oldwick, N.J.