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Megan Shanley of Shanley Farms Discusses Citriburst Finger Lime Pearl Launch

9 hours 57 min ago
MORRO BAY, CA - Shanley Farms is right around the corner from marketing en masse the latest product in its innovative lineup, Citriburst Finger Lime Pearls. After putting the finishing touches on its...

Christopher Ranch Launches New Website Look to Increase Consumer Base

9 hours 57 min ago
GILROY, CA - Garlic grower, packer, and shipper Christopher Ranch, has launched a new, consumer-friendly website as the company looks to create a more personal connection to its brand. Visit www....

Sprouts Farmers Markets Partners with Vitamin Angels to Promote Health

9 hours 57 min ago
PHOENIX, AZ – As more companies realize the lasting values of implementing healthy practices and commitments in upcoming generations across the globe, Sprouts has also turned its eyes towards...

From the Finish Line of the Third Tour de Fresh

9 hours 57 min ago
MONTEREY, CA - Starting out in the gray, brisk fog and ending in the warm sun, it was all smiles as riders came into the finish line of the final day of the third Tour de Fresh.Nearly 200 miles, flat...

USDA Reports Sun Produce Specialties Has Complied with Terms of a Consent Decision and Order

21 hours 57 min ago
WASHINGTON D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced that Phoenix, Arizona-based Sun Produce Specialties LLC, has complied with the terms of a consent decision and...

SmartCold by Triple H Renews Primus GFS Certification Expansion Planned

21 hours 57 min ago
PHARR, TX - SmartCold, a company from the Triple H family, is continuing in its efforts to stay at the forefront of cold chain logistic solutions with the recent renewal of its Primus GFS...

Former Sprouts Buyer Blake Lee Joins Bristol Farms

21 hours 57 min ago
LOS ANGELES, CA - Blake Lee, former Regional Produce Buyer for Sprout’s Farmers Market’s Midwestern and Southeastern, has left his role and joined Bristol Farms/Lazy Acre Market as a Produce Buyer,...

Fresno Food Expo a Success Offering Hundreds of Buyers and Product Innovations

21 hours 57 min ago
FRESNO, CA - The fresh produce industry showed up in Fresno in full force yesterday, ready for the sixth annual installment of the Fresno Food Expo. AndNowUknow was on the floor as well, spotting new...

Associated Wholesale Grocers Inc and Affiliated Foods Midwest Cooperative Inc Reach Agreement for Alliance

21 hours 57 min ago
NORFOLK, NE and KANSAS CITY, KS - This has been a busy year of mergers, acquisitions, divestures and more, and as we move toward August, Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. (AWG) and Affiliated...

Limoneira Celebrates National Lemon Days for August Healthy Grocery Girl Megan Roosevelt Shares

July 28, 2016 - 12:22pm
SANTA PAULA, CA - In my opinion, every produce item should have their own designated day, week, or month, and in the case of Limoniera, lemons are snagging a spot this summer. While every day is...

Alyson Dias Joins California Table Grape Commission as Director of Advertising and Digital Media

July 28, 2016 - 12:22pm
FRESNO, CA – Alyson Dias will be joining the the California Table Grape Commission as the Director of Advertising and Digital Media. She will handle the commission’s global brand message development...

Banana Mogul Thomas Hoey Sees Another 55 years Added to Jail Sentence

July 28, 2016 - 12:22pm
NEW YORK - Former Long Island banana importer Thomas Hoey Jr. has found even more trouble with the legal system after being convicted of embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from employees...

Dollar General Buys 41 Walmart Express Locations Will Sell Produce

July 28, 2016 - 12:22pm
GOODLETTSVILLE, TN - Continuing to increase its focus on fresh offerings including produce, Dollar General has announced it completed the purchase of 41 former Walmart Express locations across...

Tour de Fresh Continues to Grow in Riders and Rides John Lukasko of Fresh Produce Partners Receives Coveted Yellow Jersey

July 28, 2016 - 12:22pm
SANTA CRUZ, CA - There aren’t enough words to encompass what the Tour de Fresh brings to all sides of the industry, both professionally and personally. Today, the riders of the Tour de Fresh complete...

Dragon Fruit Shipment Conceals 2 Million Worth of Liquid Drugs

July 28, 2016 - 12:22am
HONG KONG, CHINA – In another innovation to the realms of cleverly, and sometimes not so cleverly, concealed drugs in produce, authorities in China were reportedly impressed with the liquid cocaine...

Whole Foods Market Sees Stock Lowered As it Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financials

July 27, 2016 - 9:22pm
AUSTIN, TX - Whole Foods Market has seen a fall in stock prices immediately following the announcement of its third quarter financial report, with many analysts suggesting poorer-than-expected sales...

Summer Citrus from South Africa Sees Continued Growth in Houston

July 27, 2016 - 9:22pm
CITRUSDAL, SOUTH AFRICA – Summer Citrus from South Africa is continuing to grow business with retailers in Midwestern and Gulf states, with a 300% increase in tonnage flowing through the Port of...

Bella Verdi Opens New 20000SquareFoot Texas Facility to Expand Operations

July 27, 2016 - 9:22pm
DRIPPING SPRINGS, TX -  Bella Verdi will expand the production of the company’s living and specialty lettuces, along with other leafy greens, by opening a new greenhouse facility. The 20,000-...

Duda Farm Fresh Foods to Highlight Celery Innovations at PMA Foodservice

July 27, 2016 - 12:22pm
OVIEDO, FL - Duda Farm Fresh Foods is no stranger to innovations in fresh celery, and the company is bringing that knowledge straight to the eyes of buyers and industry professionals at this weekend’...

Produce Thieves Steal Nearly 200000 Worth of Produce from HEB

July 27, 2016 - 12:22pm
SAN ANTONIO, TX – When you hear “theft ring” your first thought probably doesn’t involve a prolonged supermarket heist and almost $200K of lifted produce, yet here we are after authorities broke a...

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