AN INCLUSIVE PACKAGE

Supermarket produce executives say clamshell packages do a fine job of protecting regular strawberries.But that's not all. The packaging also is making it possible for more retailers to receive and merchandise high-quality, riper-stemmed strawberries out of California.While the stemmed berries are extremely fragile, they also have a robust retail markup, merchandisers said.This is the first season

Supermarket produce executives say clamshell packages do a fine job of protecting regular strawberries.

But that's not all. The packaging also is making it possible for more retailers to receive and merchandise high-quality, riper-stemmed strawberries out of California.

While the stemmed berries are extremely fragile, they also have a robust retail markup, merchandisers said.

This is the first season that Marsh Supermarkets, Indianapolis, has tried the stemmed strawber

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