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Year in Produce No. 1 — Trade troubles

Jan 10, 2020 by Tom Karst
While a mid-December “phase one” trade agreement with China lifted spirits and forestalled any escalation in the trade war with China, it
did not immediately remove Chinese tariffs on fresh produce.
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Year in Produce No. 2 — Food Safety

Jan 10, 2020 by Chris Koger
Food safety issues, particularly E. coli outbreaks, continued to disrupt the industry in 2019, even as the Food and Drug Administration announced
a New Era of Smarter Food Safety initiative.
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Year in Produce No. 4 — eCommerce

Jan 04, 2020 by Ashley Nickle
Major retailers including Walmart, Kroger and Albertsons have continued to invest in their e-commerce capabilities this year as the industry
prepares for a future in which Amazon is a larger player in grocery.