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Giddings Fruit opens U.S. office

- General News
Giddings Fruit, a leading global supplier of conventional and organic berries, cherries and more, through its subsidiary Giddings Berries USA has opened an office in Monterey, CA.

Berry executive sentenced to prison for embezzlement

- General News
A former executive at Driscoll's, Inc. Watsonville, CA, was sentenced to federal prison for embezzling millions from the company.

Superfresh kiwi berry season is here

- General News
Superfresh Growers kiwi berry season is underway. These “poppable” sweet little berries are the ideal snack for consumers looking to elevate their fall barbeques and family picnics. Unlike their cousin the kiwifruit, kiwi berries are fuzz free and can be eaten whole!

ProduceIQ: Honeycrisp season starts strong, but berry prices fall

- Analysis
The Honeycrisp apple is maintaining a tight grip on its title as the ‘crop to watch’ in 2020.

California Giant launches online fundraising program

- General News
In lieu of cancelled in-person fundraising events due to COVID-19, California Giant Berry Farms has launched an online platform to help financially support non-profit organizations in the greater Pajaro Valley area who actively work to better the livelihood of its community’s members.

Sun Belle to acquire Laredo, TX, distribution center

- General News
Berry marketer Sun Belle Inc. has agreed to acquire the business and property of CoolHouse Distribution Center, LLC in Laredo, Texas.

Vancouver retailers welcome Oppy’s unique super-berry

- General News
Building on its long history of breaking ground with new varieties, Oppy successfully introduced Haskap berries to customers in the greater Vancouver area, marking the first time these flavorful berries are available at retail.

Mexico berries expected to grow despite the pandemic

- International
Mexico’s berry industry will stay on course with positive growth projections in 2020 despite the pandemic caused by COVID-19.

California Giant gets stronger zero waste certification

- General News
California Giant Berry Farms is proud to announce that its corporate headquarters has been awarded Gold under the TRUE (Total Resource Use and Efficiency) Zero Waste certification program.

Berry big business: S. Katzman Produce

- Produce Blueprints
One of the “newer” players in the berry industry is S. Katzman Produce, Inc., a four generation-strong family business based at the Hunts Point Produce Market in the Bronx, NY.