Business conditions associated with the COVID-19 pandemic cost Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. more than $70 million in net sales for the quarter ending Sept. 25, hampering banana, value-added and fresh sales.
Bill Bishop, chief architect of retail consulting firm Brick Meets Click, will speak at the online West Coast Produce Expo about the growth of online grocery, how retailers are responding and what's ahead.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farmers to Families Food Box Program has been a boon for several produce suppliers in the U.S. Heartland as well as for hungry consumers affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
Scott Bennett, produce sales and merchandising manager for Jewel-Osco, will discuss in at the online West Coast Produce Expo how he has approached continuing to create excitement in stores despite the pandemic.
Episode 20 of Tip of the Iceberg Podcast features an interview with Alvaro Luque, president and CEO of Avocados From Mexico, on his leadership of the organization and how it has been able to increase avocado consumption.