supply chain

ReposiTrak adds 20 produce companies to traceability network

Traceability and regulatory compliance network ReposiTrak has added 20 new produce companies to its ReposiTrak Traceability Network. The network us... continue reading »

GrubMarket acquires South Africa-based produce distributor

Food technology company GrubMarket has acquired South Africa-based fresh produce distributor Global Produce, which supplies fruits to 44 countries. ... continue reading »

Company launches packaging trays composed entirely of recycled tray material

Luxembourg-headquartered Klöckner Pentaplast (kp) has launched food packaging trays composed entirely of recycled tray material. While traditional... continue reading »

Mission Produce names foodservice veteran president and COO

Fresh Hass avocado distributor Mission Produce Inc. has appointed foodservice industry veteran John Pawlowski as president and chief operating officer... continue reading »

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CEA lettuce grower receives Michigan workforce development funding

Edible Garden, a controlled environment agriculture producer of locally grown, organic and sustainable produce, has received workforce development fun... continue reading »

Slowed growth forecast for US vegetable production through 2033

U.S. production of vegetables and pulse crops is projected to grow just 4% from 2022 to 2033, according to the USDA’s recently released long-term ou... continue reading »

IFPA Foundation for Fresh Produce names 2024 board

The International Fresh Produce Association’s Foundation for Fresh Produce has named its 2024 board members, including chair Alex DiNovo of DNO Prod... continue reading »

California produce supplier adds 2 veterans to company

Corona, California-based fresh produce supplier Veg-Fresh Farms has added two industry veterans to the company. Ramon Angel has more than a decade ... continue reading »

Calavo exploring sale of Fresh Cut Business for $100 million

Calavo Growers is exploring the sale of its Fresh Cut Business to focus on its core avocado and guacamole offerings. The potential sale, to F&S... continue reading »

EFI expanding certification offerings to allow customized auditing

Equitable Food Initiative, a nonprofit organization that partners with growers, farmworkers, retailers and consumer groups to increase food supply cha... continue reading »