14/06/2022

Young consumers place heavy emphasis on attention to sustainability

The Packer’s 2022 Fresh Trends report finds that 46% of shoppers say they seek out companies that are “environmentally aware.” Higher-income consumers (more than $100K income […]
14/06/2022

Kroger launches digital farmers market

The Kroger Co. has launched a digital farmers market in Atlanta in partnership with Market Wagon. Developed as an e-commerce marketplace for local farmers and businesses, […]
14/06/2022

Sunkist Growers, Naturipe and Envy Apples collaborate for animated Netflix series

Sunkist Growers, Naturipe Farms and T&G Global’s Envy Apples are launching a new Fruitastic promotion for WildBrain’s new animated Strawberry Shortcake series “Berry in the Big […]
17/05/2022

International Fresh Produce Association’s The Mexico conference returns in person

After two years of absence due to the Covid pandemic, The Mexico Conference, the only event held in Mexico dedicated to the entire supply chain of […]
17/05/2022

Border Trade Alliance statement on Texas border truck inspection enforcement action

Border Trade Alliance President Ms. Britton Mullen released the following statement regarding Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s order to conduct “enhanced safety inspections” of commercial vehicles at […]
17/05/2022

FDA seeks comments on new guidance regarding food allergen evaluations

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a draft guidance that will outline the agency’s approach to evaluating the public health importance of food allergens […]
17/05/2022

USDA Introduces First Market News Mobile App

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced a new USDA Market News Mobile Application, providing producers and everyone else in the supply chain with instant […]
16/05/2022

Food safety is about people

When the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a new effort to reduce Salmonella in poultry, we led with the numbers. The number of illnesses due to […]
16/05/2022

What does plant-ish mean? This dietitian tells all

What does plant-based, plant-forward, or plant-centric mean to people, or the flexitarian diet? For that matter, do most people really know the difference between what vegans […]