Produce suppliers reach out to kids

Aug 14, 2018 by Tom Burfield
As pressure mounts for parents to provide their families with healthful eating options, suppliers are getting innovative to persuade kids to prompt their moms and dads to purchase more produce.

Millennials Eat — Mangoes!

Aug 14, 2018 by Ashley Nickle
Who buys mangoes? Retail editor Ashley Nickle and designer and copy editor Amelia Freidline dig into The Packer's Fresh Trends consumer data to bring you the details. 

Avocado movement up for 2018

Aug 13, 2018 by Tom Burfield
Supplies may be a bit tight during July and August, but when all is said and done, total volume of hass avocados sold in the U.S. this year should be up, according to the Hass Avocado Board.

Florida's Orange Crop Bouncing Back

Aug 13, 2018 by Bloomberg
Orange production in Florida has been dwindling for years thanks to the scourge of the Asian citrus psyllid. Last year, the industry also suffered a blow from Hurricane Irma. But there's a hint of optimism this year.