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VIDEO: BrightFarms, lēf farms have big plans for the New England

- Produce with Pamela
Pamela talks with Abby Prior and DJ Grandmaison about post-acquisition plans for lēf Farms -- branding, market reach, and expansion plans as BrightFarms looks to grow its presence in New England.

Why Wegmans, Publix, and Nugget continue to make the “Best Places to Work For” list 

- Produce with Pamela
Every year there are a few changes, but every year I can recall, Wegmans, Publix, and Nugget make the Best Places to Work For list. What puts them ahead of the rest?

Costco moves away from plastic packaging in produce

- Produce with Pamela
The change to corrugated packaging for apples started in 2020 as part of the company’s efforts to add more recyclable and compostable packaging.

Build a store check picnic at The Berkeley Bowl

- Produce with Pamela
I like to say if it's not at The Berkeley Bowl, you can't get it because that place has EVERYTHING, and everything in abundance. The displays look like they'll topple over sometimes, but that's the fun of wandering this produce department. 

On the Road: Grocery Outlet, Seaside, CA

- General News
Are you ready for the treasure hunt?

On the Road: Andronico’s, Pacific Grove, CA

- Produce with Pamela
PACIFIC GROVE, CA—I had a little time to do some store checking before leaving California in Mid-September, so here's a look around Andronico's.

Fiber-based packaging stands out at OPS

- Produce with Pamela
As one shipper told me, calls for sustainable packaging are like a tsunami, and we’re just seeing the waves recede from the beach. In other words: Brace yourself. It’s coming.

Organic Produce Summit Tours: Driscoll’s

- Produce with Pamela
This was a field tour like no other, partially because it seemed like everyone's first field tour since before the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Five standouts from Southern Innovations

- Produce with Pamela
At Southern Innovations in Savannah, the enthusiasm had a different feel to it.

Brands need to deliver whether private label or a company’s

- General News
Branding in the produce department is more than just a label.