ESTABLISHMENT OF UNIFORM PACKAGING IS MULLED

DALLAS -- Produce officials probing for answers to questions about the industry's use of returnable packaging said the road to a more uniform packaging system will be long.Still, some retailers said they believe there may be great benefit to a single system of packaging."It's not an easy thing; it's fraught with challenges," said Bruce Peterson, produce director at Wal-Mart Supercenters, Bentonville,

DALLAS -- Produce officials probing for answers to questions about the industry's use of returnable packaging said the road to a more uniform packaging system will be long.

Still, some retailers said they believe there may be great benefit to a single system of packaging.

"It's not an easy thing; it's fraught with challenges," said Bruce Peterson, produce director at Wal-Mart Supercenters, Bentonville, Ark., who is serving on the industry's Produce and Floral Task Force on R

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