Vanguard International Shares Crop Update in Advance of First Chilean Cherry Shipment

October 21, 2021 Vanguard International

With now only two weeks away from the start of the Chilean cherry season we checked in again with the Vanguard Chilean Cherry team for an update fresh from the field.

Bring Home the Cherry Best with Chilean Cherries

Fall has arrived, and that means it’s time to get ready for Chilean Cherries.  And when we say get ready, we mean get ready for some great news!  Chile projects that cherry exports to the U.S. will see substantial growth in 2021/22, and for the first time, the season will run more than 12 weeks, from November through February. The Chilean Cherry Committee estimates that nearly 13,000 tons will be shipped to the U.S. market during the 2021/22 season.

Stemilt Becomes First Apple & Cherry Company to Achieve Full Equitable Food Initiative Certification

August 26, 2021 Stemilt

Stemilt received new Equitable Food Initiative (EFI) certifications in [August] to become the first apple, pear, and cherry company to achieve EFI certification of its entire operation. The new certifications bring EFI standards and continuous improvement practices into all Stemilt-owned orchards and warehouse facilities and represent over 3500 employees.

Market Diversification Will be a Key Topic in the Next Global Cherry Summit Webinar

August 23, 2021 Yentzen

Leading experts from Chile and around the world will be part of the webinar “The New Challenges of the Cherry Industry”, the second webinar of 2021 held by Global Cherry Summit, the premier annual event for cherry industry professionals.

Next Global Cherry Summit Webinar: “The New Challenges of the Cherry Industry”

August 16, 2021 Yentzen Group

The Global Cherry Summit, the premier annual event for cherry industry professionals around the world, announced that it will host its second webinar this year.