Data Management

United report shows fresh produce volume steady

United Fresh Produce Association released the third quarter 2014 edition of the FreshFacts on Retail report, which examines overall retail trends in p... continue reading »

C.H. Robinson to acquire Freightquote

C.H. Robinson announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Freightquote.com, Inc. for $365 million. The agreement is subject to certain custo... continue reading »

Coppola joins United Fresh as Senior Director, Marketing Communications

United Fresh Produce Association welcomes Mary Coppola as Senior Director, Marketing Communications. Coppola will lead the association’s member ... continue reading »

Reusable temperature, humidity logger available

PakSense has introduced a reusable temperature and humidity logger. Small and compact, these loggers download data via a USB connection to a PC and ar... continue reading »

United Fresh report profiles foodservice trends

The latest issue of United Fresh’s Fresh Insights for Foodservice report explores how innovative chefs are adding fresh fruits and vegetables to... continue reading »

IARW publishes guide to injury, illness prevention

The International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW) has published the Guide to Injury and Illness Prevention Programs. Developed by the IA... continue reading »

Distribution centers PTI focus for 2015

Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI) Leadership Council members agree that industry-wide preparedness for receiving produce cases with GS1-128 barcod... continue reading »

People in the mix

Ready Pac Foods has promoted Tristan Simpson to the position of chief communications officer. She will be responsible for leading all strategic initia... continue reading »

PMA Summit sets new attendance record

The annual Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Fresh Summit, held Oct. 17-19 in Anaheim, California, set new records for exhibitors (1,090 exhibiting ... continue reading »

United Fresh announces series of staff promotions

The United Fresh Produce Association has made several staff promotions. Victoria Backer is promoted to executive vice president of the association, w... continue reading »