Who's buying cantaloupes in your stores?

Jun 14, 2018 by Tom Karst
Consumer survey data from The Packer’s Fresh Trends 2018 reveals cantaloupe is nearly twice as popular with women compared with men, and sales of the melon skew heavily toward older, high-income consumers.

California growers add specialty melons

Jun 23, 2017 by The Packer
A handful of California’s Westside melon growers produce a variety of specialty melons for retailers who want to offer their customers options other than cantaloupes, honeydews and watermelons.

Westside melon growers expect early start

Jun 12, 2015 by The Packer
California's Westside melon growers and shippers describe the 2015 deal as a kind of paradox: They're dealing with a major drought, but they also say growing conditions have been as close to ideal as they have seen in m