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Well·Pict Announces Year-Round Raspberries at PMA

Well·Pict shares at PMA its ability to offer raspberries year round, along with insight into its growing season

Use curiosity to advance tech, PMA panelists say

ORLANDO, Fla. — Looking at lessons from other industries, a panel of experts addressed the Fresh Summit Forum for the Future session on the potential for technology to create opportunities for the fresh produce.

Hy-Vee’s Mike Orf receives Produce Retailer of the Year award

ORLANDO, Fla. — Produce Retailer magazine, a sister publication of The Packer, presented Hy-Vee's Mike Orf with the Produce Retailer of the Year award at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit on Oct. 19.

The Packer names Wonderful Co. owners Produce Marketers of the Year

ORLANDO,  Fla. — Lynda and Stewart Resnick of the Wonderful Co. are winners of the The Packer’s 2018 Produce Marketer of the Year award.
Oct 19, 2018 by Tom Karst #Produce Retail, #PMA

Session looks for produce transportation solutions

ORLANDO, Fla. — A packed session on produce transportation issues at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit sought ideas from the audience on possible solutions to alleviate driver shortages.

Fresh Summit Education Report Oct. 18

ORLANDO, Fla. — Designer Amelia Freidline and retail editor Ashley Nickle recap highlights from some of the education sessions at Fresh Summit, including the State of the Industry address by PMA CEO Cathy Burns.

Bailey Farms debuts single-serving line of peppers

It’s not quite “try it before you buy it,” but Bailey Farms Inc.’s new single-serving SideKicks pepper bags allow consumers to sample new flavors easily without committing to buying a large quantity.

Put the hankies away, Sunions to return to stores

Quit yer cryin’ … Sunions are on their way.
Oct 18, 2018 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Onions, #PMA

Mission Produce celebrates 35 years

Mission Produce is celebrating its 35th anniversary at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit Oct. 18-20 in Orlando, Fla.

Polymer Logistics debuts booth at Fresh Summit

Polymer Logistics’ new booth at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit highlights the company’s Source to Store to Door reusable packaging and merchandising systems.
Oct 17, 2018 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Packaging, #PMA