The likelihood of a cranberry purchase slipped two percentage points from last year, but this fall favorite still has its niche. Even the younger generation has embraced this “traditional” fruit, with shoppers age 21-39 being among some of the most likely to buy cranberries this year.
Cranberries — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 17
ALL PRODUCTION AREAS — Shipments (8-9*-**) — Movement expected to increase. Wholesale prices at the New England Produce Center Oct. 24: Cartons 24 12-ounce MA early black medium mostly $28. *revised. **unavailable.