Mangoes

MANGOES

While the likelihood of a mango purchase slipped two percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012, this tropical fruit is slowly gaining ground. Four years ago only 19% of shoppers said they purchased mangoes, while this year 27% said the same.

 

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Packer Stories

Jamaican mangoes cleared for export to U.S.

09/25/2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has green-lighted imports of Jamaican mangoes.

Sales veteran Albert Ramirez joins New Limeco

09/16/2014

Produce industry veteran Albert Ramirez has joined New Limeco LLC as director of sales.

Maersk helping Ivory Coast mango exports

09/09/2014

Maersk Container Industry AS is helping Ivory Coast mango growers export higher-quality fruit.

Suppliers note strong growth of tropicals category

09/05/2014

Produce suppliers are quick to credit the success of mainstream items like bananas, pineapples and avocados for having driven tropical fruit sales in recent years. However, the category as a whole is showing gains, according to data from the Produce Marketing Association.

Creating a destination for tropicals boosts sales

09/05/2014

Retailers who limit their tropical selections are leaving money on the table needlessly, said Karen Caplan, CEO of Los Alamitos, Calif.-based Frieda’s Inc.

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Market Scope - Mangoes — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 22

2014-09-21

BRAZIL — Imports (25-23-8) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading active. Prices 14s higher; others generally unchanged. Flat one-layer tommy atkins 7-8s mostly $9.50, 9-12s mostly $9.50-10, 14s mostly $8.50-9. Quality generally good.

 


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