Produce Pro Software is a Breath of Fresh Air for Bamford Produce and Freshline Foods

January 7, 2019 Perishable News

With over a century of experience in the Toronto market, the Bamford Family is not new to the produce industry. Now with their 4th generation at the reins, it is no question the company has continued to thrive; servicing wholesalers, retailers, and foodservice. So, when it came time to look for a new software system to accommodate their growing and multi-faceted business, they turned to Produce Pro Software.

Summer Holidays Spark Avocado Sales Boom

January 7, 2019 Hass Avocado Board

“Avocados are being added to traditional summer fare including burgers and salads,” explains Emiliano Escobedo, executive director of the Hass Avocado Board. “We’re also seeing avocados show up in fresh new ways, such as in refreshing ice pops. Shoppers look for unique and delicious healthy options for summer holidays and Hass avocados are a perfect addition.”

Tasti-Lee Bags and Tasti-Wee’s Snacking Tomatoes Debut

January 7, 2019 Flavorful Brands, LLC

Tasti-Lee® slicing and salad tomatoes are now offered in a convenient, pre-packaged 1.25 pound bag. Also available in a grape snacking version, are the appropriately named Tasti-Wee’s®.

Fresh-Link Produce Promotes Aliotti to Assistant General Manager of Tomato Division

January 7, 2019 Integrated Fresh Solutions

“Aaron’s dedication to our company and his continued efforts to grow our business and improve our customer relations has been invaluable,” says Bob Harper, General Manager of the Fresh-Link Produce Tomato division.

143 Local Farms Vying For Cultivating Change Grant Money In Online Voting

January 7, 2019 PRO*ACT

This year, a record number of 143 farms from 34 states applied for funding, with up to half the money being awarded via an online vote taking place until January 31, and the rest through an industry review panel.