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Walmart Shuffles Executives and Prioritizes Ecommerce

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BENTONVILLE, AR - For the second time in less than a year, Walmart has announced major managerial changes.According to Reuters, last Friday, January 13, the company circulated an internal memo...

Six Alleged International Produce Thieves Arrested

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EUROPE- In the latest criminal activity on the seedy underside of the produce world, six people have been arrested on suspicion of belonging to a criminal group linked to a string of 24 fruit and veg...

WellPicts Dan Crowley Discusses Tight Strawberry Market in Valentines Day LeadUp

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OXNARD, CA – While consumers may be shaking their fists at the sky in frustration over the recent span of California rain, berry growers throughout the state are launching off the long-awaited...

TRUE Organic Juice Brings Personality to Your Produce

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BAKERSFIELD, CA - A leaf of kale, a carrot, and a beet walk into a bar—a juice bar, that is. Last week, premium juice producer TRUE Organic by Grimmway Farms introduced the first of three...

Homegrown Organic Farms Announces Caylan Gingerich as Grower Services Manager

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PORTERVILLE, CA – Homegrown Organic Farms is making some crucial additions to its operations, as the company looks to grow both its team and a key category. Homegrown has welcomed Caylan Gingerich as...

US Foods Names Robert Dutkowsky and Carl Andrew Pforzheimer as New Independent Directors

January 15, 2017 - 9:54pm
ROSEMONT, IL- US Foods Holding Corp. announced today that its Board of Directors has elected two new independent directors effective February 11, 2017. The new board members, Robert “Bob” Dutkowsky...

Friedas Karen Caplan Urges Retailers to Cash In on Purple Buzz

January 15, 2017 - 9:54pm
LOS ALAMITOS, CA – Purple produce is, by all accounts, primed to explode.Violaceous produce has made the rounds of food trend pieces in the national media, with nods in NBC’s TODAY, Fortune, Forbes,...

Braga Fresh Welcomes Alisa Teglia and Heather Fuller

January 15, 2017 - 9:54pm
SOLEDAD, CA - As Braga Fresh and Josie’s Organics continue to push the envelope of fresh produce innovations, the company is welcoming two new faces to the team, Alisa Teglia and Heather Fuller.Alisa...

Save Marts Melissa Morrell Wins ANUKs Latest Retail Quiz Quix

January 15, 2017 - 9:54pm
SACRAMENTO, CA- It’s safe to say that Friday's Quiz Quix testing retail knowledge was our tightest race yet!So, who came out on top?This round it was Melissa Morrell, Buyer for Save Mart,...

Amazon Files Patent for Underground Delivery Network

January 15, 2017 - 9:54pm
SEATTLE, WA – Amazon’s discontentedness with conventional transport is becoming more and more apparent.Fresh off a number of recently-discovered aerial drone patents—including plans for a “mega-drone...

Burger King Vet Nannette Richardson Named Ready Pacs Vice President Portfolio Marketing

January 13, 2017 - 12:27pm
IRWINDALE, CA – Looking to further launch the recognition and influence of its brand, Ready Pac Foods, Inc. has announced the addition of an industry veteran to its team. Nannette Richardson has been...

Peruvian Police Find Over Two Tons of Drugs in Asparagus Shipment

January 13, 2017 - 12:27pm
LIMA, PERU – Asparagus is in season in Peru, and unfortunately, apparently so is drug smuggling. This Wednesday, January 11, Peruvian police raided a shipment of the veggies and found more than 4,500...

Allen Lund Company Taps John Maxwell to Lead New Nashville Office

January 13, 2017 - 12:27pm
LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE, CA – A brand new year means an assemblage of fresh opportunities for the Allen Lund Company (ALC). At the forefront of these possibilities comes a brand new office opening.ALC...

Earth Fare Announces Expansion New Live Longer With Earth Fare Campaign

January 13, 2017 - 12:27pm
ASHEVILLE, NC - Health is at the forefront of retailer Earth Fare’s strategy. Which is why, after an NCHS report that life expectancy for Americans in 2015 declined for the first time in two decades...