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Sustainability shows up big at Fresh Summit

It may be stating the obvious, but consumers and produce marketers still care about sustainability.

Curb the waste: Costs, regulation, culture move firms to trim waste

The public conversation around food waste in the U.S. has ramped up in recent years, and so has the produce industry conversation around the topic.

Cortec offers biodegradable shopping bags

Cortec Corp. produces compostable bags that do not contain polyethylene and can biodegrade without harming the surrounding environment, according to the company.

Sustainability theme resonates for Apeel Sciences at Fruit Logistica

BERLIN — James Rogers, founder and CEO of Apeel Sciences, says the firm’s newly announced partnership with European avocado marketer Nature’s Pride hit all the right notes at Fruit Logistica.

Del Monte takes measure of sustainability progress

Coral Gables, Fla.-based Del Monte Fresh has ongoing yearly efforts to measure and evaluate the firm’s water use, electricity, and fuel usage for production.

Partnership with Shazam to let Chiquita reach shoppers via stickers

For four weeks this summer, Chiquita stickers will be co-branded with a Shazam code that shoppers can scan to see videos of how bananas move through the supply chain from Latin American farms to U.S. grocery stores.

Curb the waste: New regulations

The public conversation around food waste in the U.S. has ramped up in recent years, and so has the produce industry conversation around the topic.

Curb the waste: New regulations

The public conversation around food waste in the U.S. has ramped up in recent years, and so has the produce industry conversation around the topic.

Curb the waste: Creative solutions

The public conversation around food waste in the U.S. has ramped up in recent years, and so has the produce industry conversation around the topic.