HEARTLAND KNOW YOUR MARKET
C&C Produce adds staff for local, Hispanic lines
09/13/2013 2:58:17 PMC&C Produce, Kansas City, Mo., has added three new staff positions, said vice president Nick Conforti. In... Read more.
Capital City’s new plant requires more staff
09/13/2013 2:55:13 PMAfter staff settled into Capital City Fruit’s new 83,000-square-foot facility late last year, company officials... Read more.
Liberty Fruit increases staff to meet increased demands
09/12/2013 5:03:33 PMKANSAS CITY, Kan. — To serve its growing customer base, Liberty Fruit Co. has increased its... Read more.
Local heats up, organic cools down in central U.S.
09/10/2012 10:17:41 AMDescribed by packers, wholesalers and retailers as a tremendous trend with demand consistently exceeding supply,... Read more.
Food safety poses challenges for heartland
09/10/2012 10:12:49 AMWholesalers and retailers in the heart of America can’t keep up with demand for locally grown... Read more.
Independent retailers have room for growth in heartland
09/10/2012 10:09:25 AMThe retail climate in the central U.S. is unique, according to produce consultant Anthony Totta. “We... Read more.
Society redirects culled produce from landfills to dinner tables
09/10/2012 10:05:22 AMOne organization that helps the produce industry put the heart in America’s heartland is the... Read more.
- New melon varieties boast sweetness, firm flesh
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Organically Grown joins fair trade group
- Iceberg dips; no relief on $30 romaine
- UPDATED: Florida citrus leader Richard Kinney remembered