Packer Insight 9-21
Tom Karst and Ashley Nickle ( The Packer )

The Packer's editor-in-chief Tom Karst and retail editor Ashley Nickle discuss the seasonal trade protection conversation and some great columns from industry members in this episode of Packer Insight.

For more on these topics, check out the following articles.

Trade talk with FPAA's Lance Jungmeyer — The Packer’s Tom Karst visited Sept. 11 with Lance Jungmeyer, president of the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas.

Blueberry growers looking for relief from imports — The Packer’s Tom Karst visited Sept. 15 with Brittany Lee, executive director of the Florida Blueberry Growers Association.

What makes a great produce merchandiser — We have a lot of conversation about produce managers, inspectors, buyers and category managers, but perhaps the unsung hero in produce department operations is the produce merchandiser/specialist.

Maximizing your apple merchandising — Fall is here, and with the changing of the seasons comes one of my favorite times of the year with one of my favorite categories to work with — apples!

Mentoring in produce and its value to the next generation — It is June 1979, and a 15-year-old boy begins work in the local supermarket of the small town he lives in, like so many generations of kids have done before.