J&C Tropicals Hires Alexina Prather as Lead Sustainability & Compliance Manager

May 20, 2024 J&C Tropicals

With regulation on the horizon, Prather’s responsibilities will include elevating the J&C Tropicals food safety program and educating suppliers to be in social compliance while supporting them to attain higher level certifications in organic farming and fair trade practices. Prather will also be focused on implementing programs focused on reducing overall environmental impact, diverting food waste and increasing sustainable packaging.

Cool Comes to the Humble Produce Aisle

April 18, 2024 Wall Street Journal

A wave of branded fruits and vegetables are landing on e-commerce sites and in grocery stores across the country, using snazzy fonts and bright colors that promote their provenance and sustainable credentials.