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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.

2019 Pear Retailer of the Year is Harris Teeter

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Pear Bureau Northwest named Harris Teeter its 2019 Pear Retailer of the Year at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit.

Pomegranates on the rise on Produce Market Guide

Pumpkins, chili peppers and apples held on to the top three spots on Produce Market Guide the week of Oct. 7.

Little Potato launches new line at Fresh Summit, adds new flavor

The Little Potato Co., Edmonton, Alberta, is extending its easy potato side dish options with a new line, Easy Sides.

Cathy Burns talks macro trends, opportunities in State of the Industry

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Cathy Burns discussed global macro trends and consumer behavior trends during her State of the Industry address and encouraged industry members to consider how they can leverage those trends.

The produce industry can make a difference

I am challenging you, the produce industry, to collaborate with each other to move the needle on our children’s health.

Thomas Fresh brings back pink packages for onions

Thomas Fresh, Calgary, Alberta, is bringing back pink packaging on onions to raise awareness of breast cancer.

Curation unveils new Eat Smart salad packaging at Fresh Summit

Curation Foods is unveiling a new look for its Eat Smart brand at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit expo.

FiveStar Gourmet Foods expands Simply Fresh snack lines

FiveStar Gourmet Foods is expanding its Simply Fresh snack lines with 25 new stock-keeping units for retail.
Oct 17, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #PMA, #Fresh-cut

Tosca to acquire Polymer Logistics, uniting RPC suppliers

Tosca, a company specializing in reusable packaging and supply chain solutions, has agreed to acquire Polymer Logistics, which offers reusable plastic containers and retail merchandising systems.