DAVIS, Calif. -- The Produce Marketing Association yesterday established a new Center for Produce Safety at the University of California, Davis here, with public and private contributions totaling more than $4.5 million.
WASHINGTON -- The United Fresh Produce Association has announced its 2007 Retail Produce Manager Award winners, who are recognized for their efforts to increase produce consumption through everyday excellence in merchandising, special displays and...
GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Fresh Market, a chain of almost 70 specialty groceries based here, has announced that it will open a new 20,000-square-foot format in Winston-Salem, N.C., featuring a center deli island, as well as an increased selection of...
NEW YORK -- An Accenture survey of more than 600 U.S. consumers has found that the majority of consumers use the Internet as part of the shopping process even if they go to stores to purchase or pick up items, Accenture here said yesterday.
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- Fresh Brands, operator of 25 corporate Piggly Wiggly stores in Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa, this week announced that its deli departments have switched to trans fat-free cooking oils.
NEW YORK -- FreshDirect, an online fresh food grocer and delivery service based here, has been recognized by the Marine Stewardship Council as a purveyor of sustainable Alaska salmon, Pacific halibut and Pacific sablefish.
SALINAS, Calif. -- Strawberry grower Red Blossom Farms yesterday announced the launch of a system that will offer retailers and consumers access to extensive traceback information for individual clamshell containers of strawberries.