The old saying that “failing to prepare is preparing to fail” applies so well to receiving a produce delivery.
Oct 27, 2020 by Armand Lobato
Try this groaner on to start: I had a great IKEA joke, but it just didn’t come together. Speaking of furniture, among the most critical decisions a produce director makes are ones about new produce department fixtures.
Sep 08, 2020 by Armand Lobato
It wasn’t that long ago, in the early 1980s, when this young produce manager had an idea to sell four pallets of avocados in one weekend – in a store that normally only sold about six cases a day.
Jul 31, 2020 by Armand Lobato
To anyone outside the produce world, marketing fruits and vegetables in retail may seem like a quiet, even easy line of work.
Jul 16, 2020 by Armand Lobato