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SAN FRANCISCO — Produce marketers heard perspective from wine and snack brands, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, cannabis companies and more in the opening days of BrandStorm, a United Fresh Produce Association event.
Feb 22, 2019 by Ashley Nickle
Last year proved to be a difficult year for the leafy greens sector, with three outbreaks linked to romaine lettuce.
Feb 11, 2019 by Tom Stenzel and Cathy Burns
BERLIN – With close to 80,000 visitors, Fruit Logistica is a nightmare when it comes to finding a taxi at the end of the day.
Feb 07, 2019 by Tom Karst
The United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program is accepting applications for its 25th class.
Feb 04, 2019 by Chris Koger
Produce industry associations are sponsoring a three-day Food Safety Modernization Act training class in Delta, Colo.
Jan 21, 2019 by Chris Koger
LA QUINTA, Calif. — After more than 40 years in the produce industry and nearly 25 years at Four Seasons, Ron Carkoski was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the United Fruit Produce FreshStart 2019.
Jan 16, 2019 by Tom Karst
The grower industry is suffering from a critical labor shortage, but berry farms that supply Driscoll’s of the Americas have a competitive advantage because they pay their laborers more.
Dec 11, 2018 by Amy Sowder
The FDA says romaine lettuce is now safe to eat following the “purge” of product on the market, and grower-shippers agreed to new labeling standards that will include where the lettuce is grown.
Nov 26, 2018 by Chris Koger
Federal agencies are asking romaine lettuce shippers to stop packing and selling their product as a second E. coli outbreak traced to the lettuce is under investigation.
Nov 20, 2018 by Chris Koger