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Monterey meeting expanded demand

Jan 16, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Watsonville, Calif.-based Monterey Mushrooms has expanded its capacity to meet demand as the number of natural and organic retail outlets expands, said Mike O’Brien, vice president of sales and marketing.
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Lakeside switches from wax boxes

Jan 16, 2019 by Tom Burfield
As part of its commitment to reduce its carbon footprint Lakeside Organic Gardens will transition from wax corrugated boxes to 100% recycled plastic boxes this spring, said Marliese Ward, creative marketing manager.
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Organic slow to penetrate foodservice

Jan 15, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Organic fruits and vegetables typically have failed to make a significant inroad to the foodservice segment, but there are a few exceptions, and some suppliers are optimistic about future foodservice business.