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A glimpse of the future of retail

Nov 09, 2018 by Ashley Nickle
LAS VEGAS — Retailers and consumer packaged goods companies have been making major investments to be relevant in the increasingly important online space, and new event Groceryshop showed how they are doing it.
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Advertising option to make H-2A easier

Nov 09, 2018 by Tom Karst
Proposing to replace a requirement to place farm job postings in newspapers with the option to use online media, the Department of Labor has taken the first step toward promised H-2A reforms.
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Mexican avocados vanishing in the U.S.

Nov 08, 2018 by Chris Koger
If a grower’s strike in the Mexican state of Michoacan doesn’t end soon, Mexican avocados will all but disappear from store shelves and menus by Thanksgiving, according to importers.
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Packer 25 — Vic Smith

Nov 08, 2018 by Tom Karst
As CEO of the JV Smith Cos., Vic Smith manages a growing operation that includes thousands of acres of both organic and conventional vegetable output.
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FPAA honors Rosie Cornelius

Nov 08, 2018 by Tom Karst
NOGALES, Ariz. — The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas’ 50th Annual Produce Convention honored Rosie Cornelius with the Pillar of the FPAA Award Nov. 2 at the group’s Gala celebration.