BOLD Introduces First-Ever Class of Board Leadership Development Program Members

April 30, 2021 Hass Avocado Board

The Hass Avocado Board (HAB), with industry participation, has developed BOLD: The Hass Avocado Industry Board Leadership Development Program. Helping the industry face an increasingly complex marketplace with sophisticated problem-solvers, BOLD is designed to develop emerging leaders who are both motivated and equipped to meet those opportunities and challenges.

Oppy Welcomes First Foray Into California Avocados Through Eco Farms Partnership

April 29, 2021 Oppy

Marking a year of striving forward and strengthening synergies since Oppy acquired a 65% stake in Eco Farms last spring, the duo is now bringing California avocados — branded in the new Eco Farms label — to the market, celebrating the unification of the two companies.

Michoacán Avocado Company Responding to Demand with Direct-Sourced, Bagged Options

April 27, 2021 La Casa del Aguacate

As avocado demand continues to rise and retailers look forward to Cinco de Mayo and summer sales boosts, growing Mexican players in the marketplace offer additional options to meet supply. “Over the past two decades, U.S. demand for avocados has increased significantly,” says Arturo Larios, managing director of La Casa del Aguacate in Westlake Village, CA.

LUV by Fresh Directions Intl Takes 1st Place for Their Incredible Booth

April 15, 2021 Fresh Directions Int’l

LUV by Fresh Directions Intl hit the ground running this past week, with its first exhibition of the year at Southern Exposure 2021, an annual trade event held by the Southeast Produce Council which saw over 275 companies exhibiting.

Finally, Avocados That Are Always Perfectly Ripe

April 13, 2021 Curation Foods

Imagine a world where perfectly ripe avocados are no longer the unicorn, but the new standard. Avocado lovers rejoice!Cabo Fresh has launched your new refrigerator “must have” – Only Avocado – solving an age-old Avocado frustration and saying buh-bye to avocados that are never ready when you are. The California brand’s newest product fills a significant need by supplying avocados on demand in a convenient, squeeze pouch guaranteed to stay green and delicious for 10 days after opening.