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 14

2014-04-13

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (272-287-307) —

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 302 units shipped the week of April 7. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices hearts higher, others much higher. Cartons 2 dozen mostly $8.65-10.56, 2½ dozen mostly $9.35-10.95, 3 dozen mostly $10.50-11.95, 4 dozen mostly $10.50-10.75; hearts film bags 18s mostly $14.45-15.75. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected to increase above the 5 units shipped the week of April 7. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices much higher. Unofficial prices 2 dozen $10-10.35, 2½ dozen $11-11.35, 3 dozen $12-12.85. Quality generally good. Prices from trade sources. No f.o.b. report issued as of April 14.

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (58-58-66) — 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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