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Strawberries catch eyes on PMG

Pummelos and oranges maintained the top two spots on PMG the first week of January, but strawberries rejoined the list at No. 3.

Avocados take No. 1 on PMG

Avocados bounced from No. 7 the week of Nov. 30 to take the lead spot on PMG the week of Nov. 7.

New Product Review — Uno Bites Nano Cucumbers from Pure Flavor

Leamington, Ontario-based Pure Hothouse Foods has a new item in its snacking vegetable lineup: Uno Bites Nano Cucumbers.

Generation Farms redesigns website with eye on the future

Generation Farms, Vidalia, Ga., has redesigned its website,, focusing on the company’s vision for the future.

Load of produce also carries record meth load at Nogales port

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Nogales, Ariz., seized nearly $2 million in drugs hidden in a semi-trailer of produce.

Mastronardi Produce to open western Canada distribution center

Mastronardi Produce, Kingsville, Ontario, is establishing a distribution center in Surrey, British Colombia, to serve western U.S. and Canada.

Plastic-free English cucumbers from Houweling’s now at Walmart

English cucumbers that have been treated by Apeel Science’s shelf life technology to replace plastic wrap, are now available at Walmart stores.

Bridges Produce starts Mexican fall organic imports

Bridges Produce, Portland, Ore., has begun its fall season of Mexican organic produce.

Plums get lots of love on PMG

As the official start to autumn neared fall staples took more spots among the PMG top 20, but summer items and year-round favorites still held their own the week of Sept. 7.

Fall favorites make a comeback on PMG

While peaches maintained their No. 1 spot on PMG the week of Aug. 24, the rest of the top 20 saw some shuffling as fall items rejoined the list.