California Table Grape Commission hires marketing director

- General News

PRESS RELEASE FRESNO, CA – Maria Montalvo is the new marketing director of retail and foodservice …

California Table Grape Commission hires marketing director of category management

- General News
David Dudley joins the commission after more than five years at Save Mart, most recently as a senior produce category manager. Dudley also worked for Markon Cooperative as a product manager.

Vanguard International launches new campaign

- General News

PRESS RELEASE ISSAQUAH, WA – September 10, 2019 – The Vanguard International Group BB #:300298 launches …

Chile drought to affect late season fruit exports

- International

The drought in Chile continues, and it is now expected to affect more regions and more …

Can we go plastic-free in the grape category?

- Produce with Pamela
While it does serve a purpose for many items in the produce department, there are many who'd like to see a plastic-free produce department.  Is it possible? 

Dayka & Hackett launches plastic-free grape packaging

- General News
The unique paper used in the Eco-Tote™ is biodegradable, compostable and recyclable. The colorful design appeals to environmentally conscious consumers and those just looking for a fresh approach to how they purchase grapes.

Grape growers improve efficiency using technology

- Produce Blueprints

The biggest “technical” innovation for table grapes took place about two decades ago when growers started …

Trade wars affect grape shippers as much as anyone

- Produce Blueprints

There can be no discussion of grape trade without mention of the dissolution of NAFTA and …

Changes in California grape acreage

- Produce Blueprints

Although the Golden State still dominates table grape production, acreage is down due to residential development …

More grape varieties, more satisfaction

- Produce Blueprints

More than 85 varieties of grapes are grown commercially in California. The classics still represent the …