26/10/2022

Sustainability tops Hispanic Shoppers’ lists

When selecting a supermarket within their community, Hispanic shoppers aren’t just looking for the closest in proximity or a recognizable name. They are looking for a […]
26/10/2022

Shoppers like flexible diets, preferences produce retailers can use

NEW YORK — Grocery shoppers would rather be flexitarian than vegan in their food choices in the same way they’d rather be sober-curious than 100% abstinent […]
26/10/2022

“Don’t underestimate social media and influencers’ sway on consumers”

Alternative ways to make fruit and vegetables more appealing to consumers are increasingly being sought. According to those at the recently held International Strawberry Congress, there […]
26/10/2022

Vegan ingredients in cosmetic products are in vogue

Beetroot lipstick At the start of this year, animal-free products on the dinner plate are not the only trendy products; vegan cosmetics are also becoming increasingly […]
27/09/2022

Organic Produce Association elects Wholesum executive as chairman

The Organic Produce Association has elected Theojary “Theo” Crisantes Jr., chief operations officer for Wholesum, as chairman. Crisantes has been serving in an acting capacity since the fall […]
27/09/2022

Equitable Food Initiative certification receives GFSI recognition

Equitable Food Initiative, a multistakeholder workforce development and certification organization that partners with growers, farmworkers, retailers and consumer groups, has announced that its food safety certification […]
27/09/2022

FDA announces targeted leafy green sampling in the Salinas Valley

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced targeted sampling of leafy greens grown on farms and ranches during the fall 2022 harvest season in the Salinas […]
26/09/2022

EU continues strong support to promote sustainable agri-food products in 2022

For 2022, a total of €185.9 million was allocated to the promotion of EU agri-food products in and outside the EU. Similarly to 2021, next year’s promotion policy work […]
26/09/2022

Climate vs. Technology in Mexico and its impact on agriculture

Climate vs Technology: Using technology is learning to take advantage of it and enhance it. Dr. Jorge Flores Velázquez, Agronomist in Protected Agriculture, assigned to the […]