The likelihood of a radish purchase increased two percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012. This red root is a favorite with older consumers.
BELLE GLADE, Fla. — Florida grower-shippers are eyeing regular fall cabbage, lettuce, celery and radish deals.
Several grower-packers have teamed with Sony Pictures Animation on a campaign that benefits a national hunger-relief charity and coincides with the filmmaker’s launch of “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2.”
Green Giant Fresh is adding 15 fruit and vegetable products to its retail line for year-round and nationwide distribution.
Two high-profile companies recently signed with TrueTrac LLC, Salinas, Calif., to use LabelTrac and HarvestTrac to comply with the Produce Traceability Initiative.
BELLE GLADE, Fla. — The early January freezes damaged south Florida winter eggplant and caused minor damage to radishes.More Packer Stories for Radishes
Market Scope - Radishes — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 9
OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF., AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ.* — Crossings (MX 16-12*-27, shipments CA 3-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $6.35-7.45, 48s $7.50-9.45. Quality variable. *revised.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (11-9-8) — Movement expect to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cooling included. Cartons topped 30 6-ounce film bags red $6.25-7.45 Carton topped 14 1-pound film bags red $6.45-7.95, 40-pound film bags topped red $17.10-17.85, 25-pound film bags topped red $11.70-12.70; cartons/crates bunched 2 dozen red $9-9.75. Quality generally good.