Fresh & Easy is over and out. Coverage from Produce Retailer/The Packer From the Guardian: Tesco pays out to rid itself of U.S. chain Fresh & Easy From the Telegraph: Tesco sale of Fresh... Read more.
Checking in at near the end of the day today. Visited with Joel Nelsen today about sustainability issues. More to come on that point; look for a guest column from Joel in the next edition of The Packer.... Read more.
Getting traction on finalizing the farm bill continues to be difficult, and Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich. again showed her frustration with the House leadership today. In a statement released by her... Read more.
- California citrus chill a weeklong trial
- Sanfillipo Produce buys Macaluso Fruit, Columbus Produce Terminal
- Mann Packing offers seasonal vegetable trays
- Wish Farms plans strawberry picking contest
- Market Fresh adds business development position in Tampa
- N.C. extension service gathers input on its future