Organic and Branded Apples Linked to Strong Retail Performance

February 1, 2019 CMI Orchards

According to George Harter, Vice President of Marketing for CMI Orchards, CMI is well poised to help retailers magnify category sales by offering a fourth tier of selling potential.

PMA to Host Fresh Produce Education Sessions at The NGA Show, Feb 24-27

Produce Marketing Association (PMA) invites wholesalers, independent retailers and food retail industry members looking to drive sales to visit the PMA Produce Pavilion and join three fresh produce education sessions hosted by PMA at The NGA Show, February 24-27 in San Diego, California.

2018 Big Idaho Potato Truck Tour Has Officially Ended

February 1, 2019 Idaho Potato Commission

When the Big Idaho® Potato dropped at midnight in front of the Capitol Building on New Year’s Eve, the Big Idaho® Potato Truck, which was front and center for the “spudtacular” show, officially ended its 2018 tour. And what a year it was! The Truck…

TOMRA CEO wins Prestigious European Business Leaders Award

February 1, 2019 TOMRA

Stefan was named ‘best CEO in the sustainable resource management industry’ in the prestigious European CEO Awards. Organised by international business magazine, European CEO, the awards featured 41 other business leaders including the president of car manufacturer SEAT.

Washington Apple Commission Receives Nearly 8.5M From ATP Program

February 1, 2019 Washington Apple Commission

The Washington Apple Commission will be receiving $8,457,600 through the USDA Agricultural Trade Promotion (ATP) Program funding. The ATP program, funded at $200 million, will develop and grow export markets to mitigate adverse effects of trade conflicts with foreign countries.