Brothers Produce, Frank Gargiulo & Son Awarded Department of Defense Contracts

November 15, 2019 US Department of Defense

Brothers Produce Inc., Friendswood, Texas, and Frank Gargiulo & Son Inc., Hillside, New Jersey, have been awarded contracts for fresh fruits and vegetables.

SpartanNash Invests $ 10M in Fargo Produce Distribution Center

November 15, 2019 SpartanNash

As part of its commitment to meet and exceed the ever-changing needs of today’s consumers, SpartanNash today celebrated the grand opening of its Fargo Produce Distribution Center. The 80,000-square-foot facility has the capacity for 1,600 items – including 300 organic items – and is solely dedicated to produce and floral distribution in order to provide the freshest and highest quality offerings available.

World Citrus Organization presented at the European Market Observatory for Citrus

November 15, 2019 Freshfel Europe

On 13 November 2019 in Brussels the European Commission launched the new Market Observatory for Citrus fruit.

Ocean Spray Announces Partnership with HelloFresh to be Exclusive Dried Cranberry Provider in 2020

November 15, 2019 Ocean Spray

The two companies kicked off the partnership with a cranberry harvest bog event, where HelloFresh team members were able to learn more about cranberry farming, the health benefits of the cranberry, and the history of the superfruit directly from 6th and 7th generation farmers in Massachusetts.

NanoPack’s Active Food Packaging Shows Impressive Results in Extending Food Shelf Life

November 14, 2019 NanoPack

The EU-funded NanoPack Project carried out a series of antimicrobial efficacy tests in different sites that proved NanoPack’s novel film’s ability to extend the shelf life of a series of perishable goods.