BLACKBERRIES

These dark berries are among the top 20 most popular fruits in Fresh Trends 2013. The likelihood of a blackberry purchase fell four percentage points from last year.

 

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Packer Stories

Basciani expands into blackberries

07/21/2014

As it prepares to celebrate its 90th anniversary, Basciani Mushroom Farms, Avondale, Pa., is diversifying, adding blueberries to its offerings.

California Giant promo pushes fresh berry smoothies

07/11/2014

Watsonville, Calif.-based California Giant Berry Farms Inc., is running a summer promotion with Blendtec Blenders.

Georgia blueberry tour educates bloggers, dieticians

05/21/2014

ALMA, Ga. — A group of dieticians and food bloggers received a first-hand look at how the U.S. blueberry industry sends product to consumers.

California Giant names bush berry category manager

05/20/2014

Jerry Connery has joined Watsonville-based California Giant Berry Farms as bush berry category manager.

Naturipe promotes ‘Very Berry Month of May’

05/12/2014

Naturipe Farms LLC has begun its The Very Berry Month of May sweepstakes and promotion.

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Market Scope - Blackberries — F.o.b.s as of July 14

2014-07-13

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF., DISTRICT — Shipments (8-9-9) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices unchanged. Flats of 12 6-ounce cups with lids $16-18. Organic: flats of 12 6-ounce cups with lids mostly $22-24. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality.

SANTA MARIA DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (1-2-3) — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly active. Flats of 12 6-ounce cups with lids $14-16. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality.

SOUTHEAST (GA, NC) DISTRICT — Shipments (6-4-2) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading active at lower prices. Prices lower. Flats of 12 6-ounce cups with lids $16-18. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality.

 


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