U.S. On Track to Consume More Avocados in 2020 Than Ever Before, Mission Produce Reports

December 18, 2020 Mission Produce

The U.S. is on track to consume 6.25 billion avocados this year, up from just 3.81 billion in 2014, according to shopper data, showing that avocados have become a staple in the U.S. diet and are no longer a luxury fruit.

Mission Produce Ripening Masters “Strive to be the Industry Standard in Service and Product Excellence”

December 15, 2020 Mission Produce

Mission Produce, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVO) (“Mission”), the world leader in sourcing, producing, and distributing fresh avocados, addresses the niche market need for sophisticated avocado ripening. Experts in all thing’s avocados, Mission Produce’s ripening program is led by experienced specialists at state-of-the-art ripening centers that focus solely on avocados.

Industry Veteran Plans to Retire From Mission Produce

December 7, 2020 Mission Produce

James (“Jim”) Donovan, Sr. VP of Global Info. & Industry Affairs, is retiring after over 36 years with the organization. During his expansive stretch at Mission, Jim garnered a strong reputation in sales, operations, and industry relations, but spent the better part of his career in a senior level global sourcing position.

Mission Produce to Launch Mission Jumbos ‘More to Eat, More to Love’

November 20, 2020 Mission Produce

Mission Produce today announced the launch of Mission Jumbos, a pack full of larger, shareable avocados that offer more to eat and more to love.

Mission Produce to Present at the Stephens Annual Investment Conference

November 9, 2020 Mission Produce

Mission Produce, Inc. announced Steve Barnard, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, and Bryan Giles, Chief Financial Officer, will be participating in the Stephens Annual Investment Conference.