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Retailers breathe easier as season of shrink ends

As the calendar turns to the months that end in “-ber,” that sigh of relief you hear is produce retailers collectively breathing again as the summer season winds down.

It's all about pumpkins on Produce Market Guide

Pumpkins held on to the top spot on Produce Market Guide the week of Sept. 9, while chili peppers gained two places from the week before to land at No. 2.

Panel discusses how retailers can grow organic produce sales

NASHVILLE — Panelists at the Southeast Produce Council’s Southern Innovations event gave several examples Sept. 13 of ways retailers can help educate consumers about organic and grow organic produce sales.

Thomas Fresh releases new Alberta grown potatoes

Thomas Fresh, Calgary, Alberta, has launched a new line of potatoes exclusively grown in Alberta.

Walmart expands Delivery Unlimited membership option

Online grocery spending has grown 15% in the past year, and a recent move by Walmart points to even bigger growth to come.

Green Giant Fresh rolls out new Veggie Bowls

Salinas, Calif.-based Green Giant Fresh, is launching a refreshed line of Veggie Bowls.

Indifferent employees can cost you customers

I like to frequently focus on customer service. This is just as important a tangent of the produce aisle as anything else we do.

Setton Farms, HMC Farms receive awards at California Food Expo

Setton Farms and HMC Farms won kudos from a judge's panel of retail buyers at the California Food Expo.

FirstFruits begins Sweetie apple season

For the seventh year, FirstFruits Farms is growing and selling the Sweetie apple.

Fall presents abundant fruit promotions at retail

Compared to all other parts of the years, the fall selling season used to be an afterthought to produce merchandiser and retailers.