CELERY

Celery is a consistent performer, with more than 6 in 10 shoppers picking up the stalks in the past year. The likelihood of purchase was even with last year.

 

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Packer Stories

Celery joins Josie’s Organics line

04/17/2014

Braga Fresh Family Farms has introduced sleeved celery and celery hearts to its lineup of products under the Josie’s Organics label.

Reichel Foods expands Dippin’ Stix snack line

04/16/2014

Reichel Foods has added four new products to its line of Dippin’ Stix single-serve fresh-cut produce snacks.

South Florida celery, lettuce, radishes stay on track

03/11/2014

BELLE GLADE, Fla. — Surviving the cold January weather, South Florida’s celery, lettuce and radish deals are continuing and grower-shippers expect normal harvesting.

Snoboy re-enters retail with focus on independents

02/13/2014

LAS VEGAS — At 89-years-young, the Snoboy brand is relaunching into the retail marketplace, focusing on independent grocers with initial offerings of fresh fruits and vegetables.

Lettuce experiment shows potential for organic food wash

12/18/2013

Recent research on a citric acid-based food wash developed nine years ago for a California olive and almond grower showed the product can provide a chemical-free alternative to traditional additives for fresh produce wash water.

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Market Scope - Celery — F.o.b.s as of April 21

2014-04-20

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (287-307-267) —

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 263 units shipped the week of April 14. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices higher. Cartons 2 dozen mostly $9.65-11.56, 2½ dozen mostly $10.50-11.75, 3 dozen mostly $11-12.50, 4 dozen $10.50-12.56; hearts film bags 18s mostly $14.95-16.56. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected to increase above the 4 units shipped the week of April 14. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices 2-2½ dozen slightly lower, others lower. Cartons 2 dozen $9.50-10.35, 2½ dozen $10.50-11.25, 3-4 dozen $11.35-12.25. Quality generally good.

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (58-66-55) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 2 dozen $8.95-9.95, 2½ dozen $8.95-9.95 and 3 dozen $8.95-9.95, hearts carton film bags 18s $15.50-16.50. Quality generally good.

 


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