Grape supplies tight, prices higher during transition- General News
Red and green grape packs will be limited for the next seven days as the offshore storage season ends. The Mexican season has begun; volume is minimal.
Fresh Farms launches new marketing campaign ‘Taste to Believe’- General News
Fresh Farms, a leading grower, packer, and shipper of high-quality produce, has announced the launch of its new marketing campaign, "Taste to Believe."
Four Star Fruit enhances grape supply through acquisition- General News
Four Star Fruit, a leading grower of organic and conventional table grapes, recently acquired 1,100 acres of table grape vineyards and two modern distribution facilities near Bakersfield, California from Grapeman Farms
ProduceIQ: Demand softens as summer heat kicks on- Featured
Overall produce prices are running below average. Down another -5 percent, prices are contradicting historical norms for week #19
ProduceIQ: Eastern produce markets transition to Georgia- Featured
Big news this week. Green beans are extremely tight on both coasts, and prices are being pushed to a ten-year high. The Mother’s Day pull is keeping the demand up.
ProduceIQ: Prices begin decline as new crops warm-up- Featured
Lots of insane weather in Florida and throughout the Southeast this past week. Heavy rain, golf ball-sized hail, severe wind, and even a few tornadoes in Palm Beach County caused damage to the homes, cars, and the remaining crops of producers in the state.
Weather may limit next Peruvian grape crop- International
Peru saw continued growth in the 2022-23 season, but that may not be the case next season.
Inside Frutura’s Coca-Cola branding agreement- General News
Last week Frutura, the global sales and marketing network, signed a licensing agreement with The Coca-Cola Company.
Divine Flavor and Sun World expand partnership for premium table grapes- General News
Grupo Alta announced today that Divine Flavor and Sun World International executed an enhanced collaboration agreement for premium table grapes.
Chilean fresh fruit export volume up 17% in early 2023- International
During the period January-February 2023, a total of 738,000 tons of Chilean fruit exports were registered, for a value of $2.547 billion FOB, reflecting an increase in the volume exported of 14.3 percent, and in value of 7.3 percent, when compared to the same period last year.