IFPA Releases a Powerful Year in Review for 2022

Washington D.C and Newark, De. – International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) released the IFPA 2022 Year in Review, a reflection on the successes, priorities, and member experiences over 2022, IFPA’s first year as an association. The review is a multimedia tour of association highlights and headlines, to celebrate all that the association has accomplished this year with the support of and on behalf of the industry and association members.

“More than 3000 members around the world believed in a new vision for our industry,” said IFPA CEO, Cathy Burns. “ IFPA exists to serve our members, our industry and the world at large and we are incredibly grateful for the privilege to create a vibrant future with you.  This 2022 year in review is a celebration of all of our member sand our achievements together.” 

The Year in Review provides a timeline of IFPA’s events, research, awards, and more with a special focus on showcasing how IFPA has worked to deliver on the industry’s priorities this year.  The dynamic review showcases images and perspectives from members who joined IFPA at signature events, Foundation for Fresh Produce activations and more. 

“The Year in Review is more than just proof of promises kept,” said Burns. “It is a testament to just how much the world needs our industry’s leadership, expertise, and products.  Whether we were on stage at Consumer Technology Association’s CES, networking at the Southern Africa Conference in Cape Town, or sharing our Produce Moonshot with policymakers at the White House Conference, the power of produce and floral was clear – and we’re just getting started.”

The Year in Review is available on the IFPA website, and features highlights, images, and headlines from IFPA’s first year.

About the International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) 

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA)is the largest and most diverse international association serving the entire fresh produce and floral supply chain and the only to seamlessly integrate world-facing advocacy and industry-facing support. We exist to bring the industry together to create a vibrant future for all. We grow our member’s prosperity by conducting advocacy; connecting people and ideas; and offering guidance that allows us all totake actionwith purpose and confidence. While IFPA is built on the legacy of United Fresh and Produce Marketing Association, it is not just a combination. It is transformational. Recognizing the industry required an even more powerful and unified voice, the leaders of the former United Fresh and Produce Marketing Association chose not to merge, but rather to create an entirely new organization to supersede their organizations, effective January 1, 2022.