The Packer's Managing Editor Fred Wilkinson and copy editor Amelia Freidline gathered these news items on the expo floor at The Packer’s Midwest Produce Conference and Expo in Chicago on Aug. 12.
For related content, see From the show floor: Midwest Produce Expo 2014 booths 2, booths 3 and booths 4.
Braga Fresh, food expert promote Josie’s Organics
Idaho spud truck takes ice bucket challenge
California Giant offerings tout berries for back-to-school
Peruvian Avocado Commission marks social media gains
Tomato growers, packers learn to prepare for recalls
N.Y. nonprofit wins Turbana contest
Companies offer tips on modified atmosphere packaging
Ruby Fresh among PMA Impact Award finalists
Earthbound Farm contest celebrates anniversary