Lettuce

LETTUCE

This king of salad vegetables is popular across the board. At least 50% of consumers in every demographic group bought lettuce in the past year, with the exception of single shoppers. Consumers with three or more children at home comprised the group most likely to buy lettuce overall.

 

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Packer Stories

Coastline takes Nutraleaf on the road

10/23/2014

ANAHEIM, Calif. — As the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit drew to a close, Coastline Family Farms representatives had already hit the road for Atlanta and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo. It ran Oct. 19-22.

State Garden expanding Simple Beginnings salad line

10/23/2014

State Garden Co. Inc., is expanding its salads line.

Grant focuses on leafy greens best practices

10/23/2014

A two-year project will bring participants in the fruit and vegetable supply chain together to determine best practices for sharing of performance metrics related to input use.

Chiquita names Fresh Express senior VP

10/15/2014

Chiquita Brands International has named Craig Stephen senior vice president of sales and marketing for Fresh Express.

The Produce Mom partners with Braga Fresh

10/15/2014

The Produce Mom has joined forces with Soledad, Calif.-based Braga Fresh Family Farms.

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Market Scope - Lettuce, other — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 20

2014-10-19

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (55-56-57) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 49 units shipped the week of Oct. 13. Trading boston fairly active, others moderate. Prices boston higher, others slightly higher. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $7.35-9.50, red leaf mostly $6.65-8.55, boston mostly $10.50-11.64. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 5 units shipped the week of Oct. 13. Trading moderate. Prices red leaf higher, green leaf generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $7.85-9, red leaf mostly $7-8. Quality variable.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 3 units shipped the week of Oct. 13. Trading red leaf moderate, green leaf fairly slow. Prices red leaf higher, green leaf generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf $6.75-8.95, red leaf mostly $8.75. Quality variable.

 


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