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Get Fresh Produce joins IF&P Foods

Bartlett, Ill.-based distributor Get Fresh Produce has joined IF&P Foods, a private equity-backed family of produce and specialty food companies.

Dole launches Lion King contest and 10 new recipes

In anticipation of the July 19 release of Disney’s “The Lion King,” Dole launched the No-Worries Traditions Contest and released 10 new Lion King inspired recipes.

World Avocado Cup Regatta set for San Diego

Avocados are taking to the water through the World Avocado Cup Regatta in San Diego Bay.

Fresh fruit and veggies: the big winners in the past 25 years

 What have been the “hottest” fresh produce items in the past 25 years?

TIPA golf tournament set

There are still spots for players in the annual Texas International Produce Association Golf Tournament.

Del Rey Avocado hires Brent Portell as operations manager

Del Rey Avocado, Fallbrook, Calif., has hired Brent Portell as operations manager as the company opens a new facility in Vista, Calif.

Figs inch toward No. 1 spot on Produce Market Guide

Cucumbers remained on top as the No. 1 most searched item on Produce Market Guide the week of June 24, while watermelons and figs, the previous week's No. 2 and No. 3 commodities, switched places.

Blended Burgers now on menus in all 50 states

For the first time ever, blended burgers are available on restaurant menus in all 50 U.S. states.

Michael Wasson assumes Reusable Packaging Association role

The Reusable Packaging Association, Tampa, Fla., has a new board of directors chairman, Michael Wasson, chief operating officer of Tosca.

President Trump touts Farm Journal poll showing big farmer support

With about 63 million Twitter followers, President Trump can’t be denied the opportunity to share his interpretation of reality.