2017 Annual Industry Meeting For USDA Foods Contractors And Suppliers

July 31, 2017 USDA AMS

The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) invites industry stakeholders to join us for the 2017 Annual USDA Foods Contractors and Suppliers Industry Meeting to discuss commodity purchase programs and USDA Foods.

AFE Awards More Than $36,000 In 2017 Scholarships

The American Floral Endowment (AFE) has awarded 20 students with scholarships totaling $36,500. Sixty applications were received for this 2017 scholarship cycle.

Retailers Experience Instant Inspiration & Return On Investment At Profit Blast

Just days after attending the Society of American Florists' 1-Day Profit Blast in St. Louis, Kim Brannan was back at Stems Florist setting up a terrarium bar, a new in-store concept she'd heard about during the event.

New England GROWS Conference Showcases Emerging Trends & Practical Techniques

New England Grows, the Northeast's premier conference and exposition for green industry professionals, today announced its educational lineup for the conference which will be held November 29 – December 1, 2017 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.

Emmi Announces Sale Of Stake In Venchiaredo S.p.A.

July 31, 2017 Emmi

Emmi is selling its 24 % stake in Italian fresh cheese specialist Venchiaredo S.p.A., which is based in Ramuscello and generates sales of approximately EUR 20 million. In doing so, Emmi is focusing its activities in Italy on the dessert business, cheese exports from Switzerland and its 25 % stake in cheese trader Ambrosi S.p.A.