Mission Produce Appoints New President & Chief Operating Officer

May 6, 2022 Mission Produce

Mission Produce, Inc., the world leader in sourcing, producing, and distributing fresh Hass avocados with additional offerings in mangos, today announced it has named Timothy Bulow as President and Chief Operating Officer, effective no later than August 1, 2022. Mission’s Founder Steve Barnard will continue to serve in his role as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors.

Freska Produce Announces Equity Partnership with Tallanes Packers S.A.C on Peru Mangos

March 29, 2022 Freska Produce

With Freska’s support, Tallanes will be the packing arm of Freska out of Peru and has a state-of-the-art plant built with growth in mind. 

Goldenberry Farms Begins Exports of Sugar Sweet Mangos Globally

March 25, 2022 Goldenberry Farms

Goldenberry Farms™ has begun shipping the initial boxes of Sweet Sugar Mangos™, an ultra-sweet and miniature mango variety, trademarked by the company.   These naturally grown tree mangos easily fit in the palm of your hand and are unique due to their ability to be eaten with their skin, giving it the nickname of “lunchbox mango.”

Two New Studies Find Positive Health Outcomes of Mango Consumption

March 14, 2022 National Mango Board

As low fruit and vegetable consumption continues to contribute to diet-related chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease, two new research studies find regular mango consumption may improve diets and help manage key risk factors that contribute to chronic disease.

USDA Seeks Nominees for National Mango Board

January 14, 2022 USDA AMS

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is seeking nominations for the National Mango Board to fill seats for seven members whose terms expire Dec. 31, 2022. Nomination applications for the seats are due Feb. 25, 2022. Appointed members will serve three-year terms.