CFIA: GPM Brand Pea Shoots Recalled

Golden Pearl Mushrooms Ltd. is recalling GPM brand Pea Shoots from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described.

Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. Announces 2020 Commitment to Sustainable Farming, Verifying 100% of Ocean Spray’s Cranberries as Sustainably Grown

April 19, 2019 Ocean Spray Cranberries

Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. today announced its commitment to advance sustainable agriculture practices across the entirety of its farmland by 2020.

It’s the Season For the Precious GEM Avocado From Index Fresh

April 19, 2019 Index Fresh

From April to May, avocado lovers can enjoy a very special variety from Index Fresh — the GEM avocado. The California-based avocado marketer offered this unique variety last April. GEM is rich and nutty in flavor, and incredibly easy to peel when ripe. “Index Fresh tested the GEM with a consumer focus group who loved everything about it.

J&D Produce to Introduce HoneySweet Consumer Campaign at the Viva Fresh Expo

April 19, 2019 J&D Produce

As part of a commitment to raising awareness of their proprietary HoneySweet® Onion brand, J&D Produce is announcing a new consumer marketing campaign during the 2019 Viva Fresh Expo featuring nutrition coach and dietitian blogger, Stacey Mattinson. Stacey’s whole foods approach to health and wellness has been featured in Shape, Women’s Health, Weight Watchers, NBC News and more.

Tomato Suspension Agreement Discussion will be Included as a “Hot Topic” During the Viva Fresh Expo Educational Sessions

The 2019 Viva Fresh Produce Expo will host a workshop on Friday, April 26 focusing on the Tomato Suspension Agreement, an item that has become a hot topic during the last six months.