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Oppy kicks off greenhouse deal

The British Columbia greenhouse pepper season is underway at Randhawa Farms and Origin Organic Farms

Imports give CMI Orchards year-round capabilities

CMI Orchards, Wenatchee, Wash., is ready for another imported apple season, with fruit from New Zealand, Argentina and Chile arriving in June.

Dole launches campaign inspired by Disney’s new ‘Lion King’

Inspired by the July 19 release of Disney’s new “Lion King” film, Dole Fresh Fruit is launching a summer-long healthy living initiative, National Eat More Fruit and Vegetables Day.

Celery still hot, buyers taking ‘what they can get’

Celery’s high prices, high demand and low supply show no sign of changing soon.

Rains cut California cherry production

Emerging from the wettest May many can remember, California cherry growers and shippers say harvests will be late and production will be down due to rain-related fruit damage.

Instill a culture of courtesy in your department

Courtesy, and by extension professionalism, begins at the top. Or it should.

Packer Insight — FreshPACKMoves and avocados

The Packer's editor Tom Karst and Produce Retailer editor Ashley Nickle discuss their week's travels, to FreshPACKMoves in Pismo Beach, Calif., and to a California Avocado Commission event in San Diego.

Millennials Eat — Kiwi!

Produce Retailer editor Ashley Nickle and The Packer's copy editor and designer Amelia Freidline discuss 2019 Fresh Trends consumer research on kiwi, from how it fares with families to which regions favor the fruit.

Sage Fruit has retail display bin for cherries

Sage Fruit Co. will have a new cherry bin this year for retailers to use during the cherry season.

Ready Pac brand salad celebrates National Mango Month

The Ready Pac Foods brand is celebrating National Mango Month in June with a limited-edition Bistro Tropical Mango Salad with Mango Cilantro Vinaigrette.