Day One of United Fresh 2014

Hello, Chicago! This is my first time at United Fresh and the beautiful Chicago skyline is definitely a value-added bonus. But I have to say, the trad... continue reading »

Learning and unlearning

On paper, I was part of a group absorbing information at the Produce Marketing Association Tech Knowledge seminar in San Diego. At times, as futurist... continue reading »

United Day 2: Food safety front and center

Everywhere you turned during the second and final day of the United Fresh 2013 trade show and convention in San Diego, people were talking about foo... continue reading »

United Day 1: Location, location, location

Of the famous five W’s of journalism, the one that relates the most to the first day of the United Fresh 2013 show in San Diego is “wher... continue reading »

Wednesday at United Fresh 2012 in Dallas

Wednesday marked another full day at United Fresh 2012 in Dallas. Between a busy morning breakfast gathering that included awards and a speech from fo... continue reading »

Day 1 at United Fresh 2012 in Dallas: Optimism, work to do

What a full first day at United Fresh 2012 in Dallas. From the opening breakfast featuring a presentation on the future of food retailing by Harris Te... continue reading »

Sustainability Center Stage

The Global Conference on Sustainability kicked off this morning in a full ballroom at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas.

Jeff Dlott, preside... continue reading »