Greg and Pamela pay tribute to the lasting legacy of Frieda Caplan, and talk about what happened with Lucky's Market, Fairway Markets and the road ahead to reestablishing fresh produce trade in China.
Pamela calls in from the northern US border after a trip to Leamington, Ontario, where a hot tomato market is lighting up greenhouses--literally.
Greg and Pamela are back after the Christmas break talking consumer reaction to Cosmic Crisp apples, Pamela's list of lists of food trends for 2020 and where produce fits in, and Greg's giving everyone Friday afternoon off to tune in to the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
Pamela and Greg are in a festive mood because the U.S. House of Representatives has given …
Greg reports on apples from the Big Apple at the New York Produce Show. Cosmic Crisp is launching at retail -- so how are other retailers and apple shippers responding?
Pamela and Greg are coming to you from the Blue Book Services headquarters in Carol Stream, IL, with this edition of The Produce Reporter Week in Review.
Greg and Pamela discuss Walmart's Produce 2.0, Kroger's Infarm and Ocado plans, the ag labor bill's chances of being signed before the winter break, and Frieda Caplan's upcoming appearance on CBS Sunday Morning.
Pamela and Greg discuss how grocery retailers are turning to "dark stores" to ease the congestion of e-commerce fulfillment, Walmart's dig at gig economy workers like Instacart for grocery, and Amazon's plans for a brick and mortar grocery in Los Angeles.
Greg calls in from the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas meeting in Tubac, Arizona, with good news about USMCA, and they discuss a romaine outbreak no one heard about until the FDA declared it over.
It's time to talk bananas, Del Monte's plans for retail in the U.S., Sprouts Farmers Market scaling back on store size, and your responsibility to follow through after Fresh Summit in The Produce Reporter Week in Review.