Dole Fresh Fruit Announces Changes To Its Central Division Sales Team

Dole Fresh Fruit Company announced recent organizational changes to the banana sales force in its central division.

Industry Survey To Provide Feedback On Produce Traceability Initiative

Conducted by PMA and United Fresh, the survey will help the PTI Steering Committee and administering associations assess PTI adoption and identify additional support needs.

National Mango Board Releases Preliminary Crop Forecast

December 7, 2009 National Mango Board

The National Mango Board is collecting projections of what will be shipped to the United States from mango-producing countries, including Ecuador and Peru.

New Martha Stewart Line Includes Turkey

The launch of fresh and frozen vegetarian-fed and antibiotic-free turkeys will be followed by natural baking mixes from Arrowhead Mills and dried pastas from DeBoles in Spring 2010.

CA Firm Recalls Ground Beef Products, Possible Salmonella Contamination

December 7, 2009 USDA FSIS

Beef Packers, Inc. is recalling approximately 22,723 pounds of ground beef products that may be linked to an outbreak of salmonellosis. The products were produced on September 23, 2009 and bear the establishment number “EST. 31913” printed on the case code labels and were distributed to a retail distribution center in Arizona.