Produce Market Guide News

Produce Market Guide News

Washington Apple Week returns to celebrate new crop

The Washington Apple Commission is bringing back Washington Apple Week Nov. 28-Dec. 6, with activities planned across the globe to build excitement across the globe with the new crop.

G&R Farms brings Season of Giving to Costco, Schnucks

In an effort to give back during the holiday season, G&R Farms has partnered with Costco and Schnucks Supermarkets in a new annual promotion entitled “Season of Giving.”

Idaho Potato Commission launches holiday promotions

This holiday season family gatherings will look a little different than past years.

The future of produce in an omni-channel marketplace

What will the rise of omni-channel commerce mean for the produce industry, and what new business processes will be required to respond to this disruption?

Meijer, UNFI pledge to cut food waste

Meijer and UNFI have been added to the ranks of the U.S. Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions.

These five trends will drive mushroom sales in 2021

As 2021 approaches, there are multiple signs mushrooms will be one of the top trending foods for the year ahead.

Sweet potatoes:?Unsung hero of the holidays … but wait, there’s more!

As the holiday season moves into the new year, however, retailers can inspire shoppers to think beyond brown sugar and marshmallows.

The next best thing (after sampling) to encourage impulse buys

Sampling has largely been stalled due to the pandemic, but taste isn’t the only sense that can be leveraged to interest shoppers in this particular culinary staple.

Prepare to capture online avocado sales leading up to Super Bowl

In 2021, the produce retail game plan for Super Bowl week should include accounting for the likelihood that a larger chunk of customers will be doing gameday grocery shopping online instead of in stores.?

Side Delights highlights popularity of Thanksgiving mashed potatoes

Side Delights shared their findings from studies published on 2020 Thanksgiving spending and favorite Thanksgiving meals and side dishes.