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Consumer retail habits, reshaped by pandemic, aren’t changing soon

The consumer’s wild ride through the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over yet, according to Steve Lutz, senior vice president of insights and innovations for Category Partners.

Podcast — Dante Galeazzi talks Texas, Mexico winter produce outlook

Episode 22 of Tip of the Iceberg Podcast features an interview between editor-in-chief Tom Karst and Dante Galeazzi, CEO and president of the Texas International Produce Association.

Good Foods rebrands dairy dips

Good Foods, a category leader of dips and good-for-you products, is rolling out a rebrand of its dairy dip line in stores across the nation.

Mann Packing offers new Veggie Sides, Better Crunch Lettuce

Mann Packing Co. Inc. is launching new products — three microwaveable dishes marketed as Veggie Sides, and Better Crunch Lettuce.

Retailers have salad days now, but what about next year?

Grocery stores have nearly had a captive market during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the statistics reflect that observation.

Source of three E. coli outbreaks eludes FDA

The FDA is investigating three E. coli outbreaks, and although each one has a strain associated with current or past outbreaks linked to romaine, the agency said it has no specific evidence pointing to romaine.

Analyst: Amazon’s grocery stores should be taken seriously

Precise location and efficient operation of stores are among the reasons the grocery industry should be taking seriously Amazon’s new banner, said Bill Bishop, chief architect of consulting firm Brick Meets Click.

In a galaxy not far, far away, SEPC reschedules Southern Exposure 2021

The Southeast Produce Council, Millen, Ga., has new dates for its annual show in 2021, with a Star Wars?theme — Southern Exposure: The Rise of Produce.

Pom Wonderful pomegranate campaign covers arils, juice, fruit

Pom Wonderful, Los Angeles, is launching its largest digital campaign for pomegranates, pomegranate juice and arils.

Pear Bureau prepares for World Pear Day

Pear Bureau Northwest is launching the 2020 edition of its annual World Pear Day on December 5.