MAGAZINES













 

Produce Waste


What’s wrong with this picture? Tomatoes in the refrigerator are a cardinal sin in the produce industry. In addition to industry efforts to reduce produce waste, consumers are still familiarizing themselves with ways to get the best use of their fruits and vegetables at home and prevent spoilage. PRODUCE BUSINESS recently examined the impact spoilage has on produce consumption — and opportunities that are lost to feed people who are food insecure — with a three-part editorial series. Through the lens of spoilage at home, at retail and at farm level, we explored solutions available at every juncture to prevent spoilage and convert waste.

Click here to read each article and commentary from PRODUCE BUSINESS’ editor-in-chief, Jim Prevor.

 

…more…

The South Florida Food Scene

By Linda Brockman


PRODUCE BUSINESS recently profiled a selection of restaurants spanning the geographical stretch from Miami up to West Palm Beach that use produce in eclectic and unconventional ways. Here is a snapshot of five establishments that caught our attention. (Restaurants arranged alphabetically.)

…more…

Promoting Southern Fruit

A look at the best ways to market fruit from the South.

By Keith Loria


Winter is now behind us, which means consumers are flocking to their local retail grocery store to get the freshest peaches, melons, specialty berries and other southern fruit offerings that arrive with the coming of spring.

Starting in early May, southern fruit begins shipping to stores throughout the East Coast and this is the ideal time for retailers to begin planning and promoting the fruit for the months ahead

…more…

Marketing Excellence Awards Info

 

40 Under Forty Nomination Form
40 Under Forty Winners
40 Under Forty Announcement

 

 

www.perishablepundit.com
Where the subject may be perishable but
the insight isn't.
 
Perishable Pundit Ad

 

 

Perishable News

 

 

 

 
SPONSORS

United Fresh

Floral Business Magazine

Fresh From Florida

SIAL Paris

Maxwell Chase

Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player



Mann Packing

Duda Fresh Florida Citrus