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Credit perspective during the pandemic

- Analysis
We are well aware of the stress being placed on the produce supply chain and each of you. The term, business as usual, does not apply to present day market conditions.

Air quality standards: A boon to produce?

- Analysis
Anyone familiar with California agriculture knows that the industry regards the state’s stringent regulations as a curse visited upon it by bureaucrats, environmentalists, and selfish urbanites. Like all simplistic pictures, this one is wrong in certain respects.

The tools you can trust in a crisis

- Analysis
We recognize the tough job you have. The produce industry is working harder than ever to provide produce to all parts of the world. You need to operate at peak efficiency and make a profit.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – March 13, 2020

- Analysis
Greg and Pamela discuss industry events affected by coronavirus, and the one thing that's not: how to wash your produce.

Fighting to end Daylight Saving Time

- Analysis
This weekend Americans move their clocks ahead so that sunset will be an hour later. But one retailer has had enough, calling it an unhealthy practice that must stop.

An app to fight food waste

- Analysis
Times being as they are, an app is being called into play in the war on food waste. It’s called Flashfood, and it's being used by more food retailers every month.

Aldi and I still don’t mix

- Analysis
My objective in this expedition was to see if I like Aldi any better than I have in the past.

Explaining the CHR billion dollar lawsuit

- Analysis
As expected, the lawsuit is complicated, so I consulted Doug Nelson, VP, Trading Assistance for Blue Book to help clarify what’s at stake in the 66-page complaint.

It’s easy to get lost at Fruit Logistica… that’s the point

- Analysis
All of the U.S. buyers I talked to in Berlin found the experience rewarding, a unique opportunity to window shop the latest the produce industry has to offer.

A bearish outlook for the ag sector

- Analysis
As most people know, the current farm economic situation isn’t great. Thankfully the produce sector is better off than most. So, how bad is it?