It turns out mom was wrong, and I’m not supposed to eat my veggies because they’re toxic! It’s a silly angle for a story but there it was.
The Organic Trade Association is partnering with Organic Voices, a group of companies that includes a handful of fresh produce grower-shippers, and they're not going to tread lightly.
Users are livid that Bentonville, AR-based Walmart Inc. is cancelling its Savings Catcher program, which allows shoppers to scan their receipts and collect savings for items sold at a lower price at local competitors.
Businesses contract, expand, build new facilities, close facilities, form partnerships, and hire and fire employees—all to better compete and grow.
I was glad to see that PMA put together a panel on how we need to do more to increase consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables. It’s a start, but there’s so much more opportunity, even beyond what happens here in Austin at SXSW.
Produce marketers have been advised to offer their products in more places for more consumer eating opportunities, and it was clear on the expo floor of Southern Exposure, they’re putting that advice into practice.
The entire spectrum of retail is evolving before our eyes, and the most interesting thing is that technology is ahead of social adaptation.
Traditionally close-mouthed Trader Joe’s subtly announced in its latest Fearless Flyer newsletter it plans to start reducing plastic throughout its store, including fresh produce packaging.
The Southeast Produce Council has seen its Southern Exposure annual conference emerge as a must-see event as it celebrates its 20th anniversary this week.
At approximately 12:38 Eastern Standard Time, the world of grocery stocks took a deep breath…and dropped.