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2019 Mango Retailer of the Year is Mary Zink of Wegmans

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The National Mango Board has named Mary Zink, product category manager for Wegmans, its 2019 Mango Retailer of the Year.

Smurfit Kappa debuts paper-based packaging for mangoes at PMA

Smurfit Kappa worked with the National Mango board and growers, shippers and retailer to create paper-based packaging suitable for the fruit, and it will be unveiled at the PMA’s Fresh Summit.

Planning a holiday get-together? Don’t forget the mangoes

As Thanksgiving and winter holidays approach, the National Mango Board wants consumers to know that pineapples aren’t the only fruit that pairs well with ham.
Oct 15, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Mangoes

TerraFresh Organics citrus program starts soon

New fruit company TerraFresh Organics, Mill Valley, Calif., is starting out with citrus and mangoes under the Earth Greens Organic label.

Mango industry reception at PMA Fresh Summit

The National Mango Board and the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas is set to host the annual mango industry reception during Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit.
Sep 30, 2019 by Cristin Shepard #PMA, #Mangoes

These retail stores won National Mango Board display awards

Who created the craziest, most eye-catching mango displays in their retail produce departments? 

Vision Produce offers ripe mango program

Los Angeles-based Vision Produce Company is now offering a “ripe and ready” mango program following the protocol established by the National Mango Board.
Sep 20, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Mangoes

National Mango Board hires retail account manager-West Coast

The National Mango Board has hired Michele Hoard as retail account manager for the West Coast.

National Mango Board to host Spanish FSMA webinar

The National Mango Board will host a webinar in Spanish on safety training tools to meet Food Safety Modernization Act requirements.
Aug 22, 2019 by Cristin Shepard #Food safety, #Mangoes

Organic mango category inches upward at retail

An estimated 10% of mangoes are organically grown, but many U.S. importers say the category so far does not make up a large part of their volume.