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United Fresh Announces 2015 BrandStorm Marketing Event

The United Fresh Produce Association has announced the development of a new marketing event in addition to its annual education offerings. Titled BrandStorm, the … Continue reading

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United Fresh Q1 2015 Fresh Facts on Retail Report

Organic sales approaching the $1 billion mark and double digit growth in the value-added produce sector are two of the highlights of United Fresh … Continue reading

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Crunch Pak to Launch Three Products at United Fresh

Crunch Pak will launch three items at the United Fresh Expo this year: a DipperZ snack tray featuring the Disney character Olaf from the … Continue reading

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The Sense and Nonsense of Farm Certification

GLOBALG.A.P., a farm certification standards organization, and United Fresh, a produce trade association, invite United Fresh Convention (June 8-10) attendees to stay in Chicago for a … Continue reading

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Avocados From Mexico Set to Share New 2015-2016 Plans and Programs at United Fresh

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) will be sharing new program details at the upcoming 2015 United Fresh Show on June 8-10 in Chicago.  Its programming will be … Continue reading

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45 Finalists Demonstrate Innovation in Fresh Produce

United Fresh announces a record 45 fresh fruit and vegetable innovations as finalists for the United Fresh Produce Association’s 2015 New Product Awards. This … Continue reading

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United Fresh and the International Floriculture Expo Collaborate on the 8th Annual Iron Designer Competition

The United Fresh Produce Association and the International Floriculture Expo will collaborate for the Iron Designer Competition: Fusion of Produce & Floral. The event … Continue reading

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United Fresh Announces Five Super Session Topics

The United Fresh 2015 Convention education line-up will feature five issue specific super session topics being offered on Wednesday, June 10 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. … Continue reading

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United Fresh Launches 2015 Compensation Survey

The United Fresh Produce Association has launched its 2015 Compensation Survey for the fresh produce industry. The data collected will be published in an … Continue reading

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United Fresh Unveils 2014 FreshFacts on Retail

The 2014 Year in Review edition of the FreshFacts on Retail report is now available. The report, which annually examines overall retail trends in … Continue reading

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Nominations Open for the Retail Produce Manager Awards

Do you know an outstanding Retail Produce Manager who has gone above and beyond in developing their store’s produce department? Nominate them today for … Continue reading

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Nominations are Open for the Produce Excellence in Foodservice Awards

United Fresh Produce Association is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Produce Excellence in Foodservice Awards Program, sponsored by PRO*ACT. This program is an opportunity … Continue reading

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United Fresh Launches Floral Membership Category

The United Fresh Board of Directors voted at its meeting last month to create a new floral membership category in 2015 to enhance services … Continue reading

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FMI Connect 2014

Thousands of supermarket executives, retail buyers, consultants and other industry officials descended upon Chicago for the FMI/United Fresh/Inter-Bev convention. Continue reading

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Mann Packing Introduces Snap Pea Sensations Kits

Mann Packing is launching Snap Pea Sensations – a proprietary vegetable kit developed in response to the popularity of complete kits, and the expediential … Continue reading

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United Fresh and NACS Announce Partnership

United Fresh Produce Association and the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) have announced a new partnership to significantly increase the sales of fresh … Continue reading

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United Fresh Announces New Product Award Winners

Attendees to the United Fresh Produce Association’s annual convention and expo in Chicago cast their votes throughout the show for fresh produce innovation and … Continue reading

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A fresh connection

United Fresh 2014 focuses on meeting consumer demand, transportation and food safety. Continue reading

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Hollandia Produce Donates Salad Bars to Conejeo Valley Schools

As supporters of the United Fresh Foundation’s “Let’s Move Salad Bars to California Schools” campaign, Hollandia Produce formally presented its donation of two new … Continue reading

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United Fresh Focuses on Employer Responsibilities Under the Affordable Care Act

United Fresh is offering a webinar to help produce industry employers prepare for compliance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). The … Continue reading

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United Fresh Launches Spring Fresh Impact Tour

United Fresh will kick off its 2014 “Now Boarding for Chicago” Spring Fresh Impact Tour with town halls and member visits in 10 states … Continue reading

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United Fresh Offers In-plant HACCP Program

This month, United Fresh is partnering with The University of Georgia on the GAPs/HACCP/HARPC workshop designed to establish an in-plant HACCP program for the … Continue reading

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United’s New Quarterly Report Offers Latest Trends in Fresh Produce for Foodservice

United Fresh is proud to launch Fresh Insights for Foodservice, a new quarterly report showcasing the latest trends in fresh produce use in foodservice … Continue reading

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Nominations a Chef for the 2014 Foodservice Awards Program

United Fresh Produce Association is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Produce Excellence in Foodservice Awards Program, sponsored by PRO*ACT, a distributor of fresh … Continue reading

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United Fresh Kicks Off its 2014 Webinar Series

United Fresh’s 2014 Webinar Series begins this month. The first topic of the series is Strategies for Limiting Your Legal Exposure in Recalls, taking … Continue reading

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