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The Produce Reporter Week in Review – May 17, 2024

- General News
Organic produce is leading the charge with record organic sales in the U.S., according to the Organic Trade Association. Schnucks is discontinuing Eatwell, and Pamela thinks it's because consumers are looking for Aldi more than a niche high-end grocer.

Inside GrubMarket: Who is Mike Xu, and what is the company’s vision for a more efficient food system?

- Featured
Blue Book's Pamela Riemenschneider joins Mike Xu and Craig Slate on The Fresh CrEd podcast to talk about GrubMarket, and Xu's vision for the food industry.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – May 10, 2024

- General News
We're talking Bolthouse, GrubMarket, and AI in this week's review of the top stories in The Produce Reporter.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – May 3, 2024

- General News
Greg calls in from a busy week in Phoenix, with back-to-back International Fresh Produce Association conferences, and Pamela's got news about Getir, Fresh Direct, and trading out at restaurants.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – April 26, 2024

- Analysis
Pamela calls in from CPMA in Vancouver, and Greg has news from the Kroger/Albertsons merger. Hear what trends are top of mind for the Canadian produce industry.

CPMA kicks off with retail tour

- Produce with Pamela
The Canadian Produce Marketing Association Convention & Trade Show kicked off in Vancouver on April 23 with a retail tour featuring three stops.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – April 19, 2024

- General News
Pamela tries to explain what's going on with the Tomato Suspension Agreement -- hopefully a little less confusing than the OTHER TSA. And in retail news we've got Wawa, Wegmans, SpartanNash, Aldi, Hy-Vee all making moves.

Store Check: Mi Tienda by H-E-B

- General News
Mi Tienda is not new for the San Antonio-based retailer, but I am shocked it hasn't opened several of them in each of its markets.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – April 5, 2024

- Analysis
Greg and Pamela show off some new Aldi swag to talk about how Aldi and Lidl are succeeding with food inflation. Amazon Fresh is ditching Just Walk Out technology. The technology had some flaws, but Pamela says there's more to the story.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – March 29, 2024

- General News
The Federal Trade Commission had a lot of influence on this week's news, from a failed merger to pandemic supply chain issues.