As Americans prepared more meals at home during the pandemic, fresh produce sales boomed in 2020. One year later, consumers are still focusing on fresh as sales of vegetables are up 6.8% in the 52 weeks ending May 29, with fresh fruit sales up 5.8%, according to NielsenIQ.
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Local, organic help drive produce sales
Consumer awareness of healthy and sustainable foods was heightened during pandemic