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Index Fresh sees high prices through California avocado season

Index Fresh, Riverside, Calif., wrapped up its California avocado season with record prices on a per-carton basis.

California Avocado Commission to showcase plans at Fresh Summit

With an early prediction of a larger 2020 crop, the California Avocado Commission is working on promotions to build consumer anticipation.

Mission Produce ramps up Colombia avocado production

Mission Produce Inc., Oxnard, Calif., has big plans in Colombia.

Avocados From Mexico launches avocado concessions at Hard Rock Stadium

Avocados From Mexico is opening its “avocado-centric” concessions in the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens.

Kroger expands Apeel avocado program, adds limes, asparagus

Kroger is rolling out avocados with Apeel Sciences’ shelf-life extender in 1,100 stores, and plans to stock Apeel limes and asparagus in Cincinnati stores this fall.

Seald Sweet brings on Mexican avocados with partnership

Seald Sweet International is branching out into avocados with a partnership with Mexican grower Valvilla Produce.

2019 Fresh Trends: Avocados

This creamy green fruit was the No. 1 item that consumers said they are buying now that they did not buy previously.

Boosted by fresh, Calavo Growers enjoys record third quarter

Led by strong fresh avocado sales, fiscal third-quarter revenues hit a record $359.3 million for Santa Paula, Calif.-based Calavo Growers.

La Bonanza opens South Texas avocado import facility

La Bonanza, Uruapan, Mexico, has opened an import and distribution facility in Mission, Texas, for avocados and guacamole products.

Chilean avocado association offers digital calendar

As the Chilean avocado season starts, consumers can download a daily reminder of the imported fruit.