Shall This be UK Horticulture’s Defining Decade? Promar’s John Giles Speaks Out at The London Produce Show

In thinking about the “Reunion Edition” of The London Produce Show and Conference we needed someone to speak to the challenges facing the UK produce sector. It wasn’t hard to know who to invite! Special Projects Editor, Mira Slott, John Giles, Divisional Director of
Promar International, to find out more.

Brazilian Tropical Fruit Takes Centre Stage at London Produce Show

March 10, 2022 Abrafrutas

A new campaign aims to promote the benefits of Brazilian tropical fruit to UK consumers and provide a long-term sales boost.

George Washington, Winston Churchill and Volodymyr Zelensky in the Ukraine: A Hero Arises to Change the Course of History

Recently, the United States offered to evacuate Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky from the Ukraine as it is believed that Russia has made him a target. His response: “The fight is here; I need ammunition, not a ride.” Zelensky’s decision to stay, to risk his life and possibly that of his wife and his children has inspired his own countrymen to keep fighting and inspired the world to help him.

An Important Discussion ICA Sweden’s Maria Wieloch Speaks Out: The Imperative Of Increasing Produce Consumption to 500 Grams Per Day Per Capita Does The Industry Have The Long Term Perspective That is Needed?

ICA’s Maria Wieloch, as she is not only an exceptional industry leader, but a rare trifecta, having presented at our events in London, Amsterdam and New York. Now, as the industry and the world open up, Maria joins us with word of an important and, indeed, extraordinary effort being made at ICA to help the health of its customers by increasing produce consumption.

The Terminal Market Endures and Prevails: London’s New Covent Garden Market Achieves Historic Resolution

Perhaps because we were born into a family working on Manhattan’s old Washington Street Market, and the family was an original tenant at the opening of the Hunts Point Market… or, perhaps because the Pundit Poppa was both a wholesaler