Avocado packers seek sustainable alternatives

Mar 26, 2020 by Tom Burfield
The volume of bagged avocados continues to increase every year as consumers seek convenience and/or value options, and retailers discover another way to merchandise avocados and drive sales of multiple pieces of fruit.

California avocado crop rebounds

Mar 20, 2020 by Tom Burfield
California’s avocado crop is expected to rebound in 2020, with the state’s growers shipping 369 million pounds — about a 70% increase over last year — according to the Irvine-based California Avocado Commission.