As part of its national meetings, the National Mango Board is scheduling a domestic industry meeting in Nogales, Ariz., for Oct. 29.

This year, the Orlando, Fla.-based organization has been hosting meetings in the top U.S. mango importing port cities to provide industry members program updates, according to a news release.

Importers, wholesalers and others who handle mangos are invited to attend the meetings.

The program includes Dennis Kihlstadius of Produce Technical Services discussing the “Ripe and Ready to Eat” mango initiative’s applications for stores and distribution centers.

A question and answer session is planned for the meeting.

For more information, contact Kristine Concepción, the board’s director of industry relations, at 407-629-7318, ext. 111 or at