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United Fresh show to kick off with future outlook roundtable

A diverse group of industry leaders will forecast the future at the Produce Outlook Roundtable Luncheon, Monday, June 10, kicking off the United Fresh... continue reading »


Ready-to-eat “corner store market” products recalled due to listeria

Great American Marketing, a Houston-based establishment, is recalling approximately 3,329 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry wrap and salad produ... continue reading »


Cutting food waste in half by 2030 goal of Trump administration

As part of the Trump administration’s Winning on Reducing Food Waste Month, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Environmental Protection Agen... continue reading »


Mexico tomato growers propose changes to export rules with U.S.

The debate over import policy for Mexico-grown fresh tomatoes this week rebooted with some good vibes and offers of negotiation. Associations repre... continue reading »


Apples in storage for processing down 13%

U.S. Apple Association has issued its sixth report on the 2018 apple crop. According to the survey, this year’s fresh apple holdings on April 1, 20... continue reading »


PSA

Latest in beer-canning line debuted by PSA

Pneumatic Scale Angelus (PSA) — a member of the Barry-Wehmiller Packaging Systems family — will introduce the CB244, the newest member of its craf... continue reading »


3M’s E. coli/coliform testing system wins Gold Edison Award

3M's Petrifilm Rapid E. coli/Coliform Count Plate has won a Gold Edison Award in the Lab Advancement category. The ceremony took place at The Capitale... continue reading »


Romaine Task Force outlines goals, seeks input

The Romaine Task Force and its four working groups met in Dallas in February to review progress and work together in-person to build on that progress.... continue reading »


IBM Food Trust blockchain traceability solution gets new member in Producers Market

Producers Market plans to join the blockchain-based food traceability solution IBM Food Trust to help improve global food safety, traceability and tra... continue reading »


United Fresh applauds Congress for taking step to address immigration labor

The United Fresh Produce Association commends the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship for holding a hearing on “Securing the... continue reading »