Fresh This Month

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    Fresh Careers Fair 2017: A powerful event where industry, academia and commerce join forces

    What to expect from PBUK’s recruitment event for the fresh produce, retail, foodservice, hospitality, and wholesale sectors and related service suppliers. Read more >

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    Waitrose debuts year-round salad leaves grown under glass in UK, easing reliance on imports

    The recent weather challenges in Europe which have been affecting the supply of fresh produce to the UK makes hydroponic greenhouse cultivation of crops even more important. Read more >

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    Bonduelle to buy Ready Pac Foods

    The “milestone transaction” will see Bonduelle acquire US salad bowl and fresh-cut specialists in a move to significantly expand the French company’s presence in America. Read more >

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    15 stowaways found hiding in lorry’s fruit pallets at Spitalfields market

    A lorry driver has been arrested after the group, mainly from Iraq, were discovered. A family of five have been taken to hospital for treatment. Read more >

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    Banana Link alleges sackings continue at Fyffes subsidiary

    The Freedom & Fairness for Fyffes Workers campaign has made an appeal to the company's new Japanese owners to address alleged abuse in Honduras. Read more >

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    No more five-a-day, 10 portions of fruit and veg prolongs life

    Eating 800g (1.7lbs) of fresh produce each day has significant impact on health with apples, pears, citrus, spinach, lettuce, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower and chicory cited by scientists as having “the best” results. Read more >

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    GreenCoop’s enviro-friendly tomato project takes off in Central Europe

    The group only uses renewable energy from geothermal sources, and its brand 'Happy Tomato from Rye Island' is taking market share from big European players in Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary. Read more >











Fresh Opinions

Jim Prevor

In true Trump fashion, the UK should use leverage of being tariff-free to all nations except the EU

Jim Prevor shares his insights into the post-Brexit behaviour of UK politicians as he wonders whether pulling out of the EU means shrinking back to the British Isles, maintaining the status quo with Europe or opening up to the non-European world? View full post >

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Two countries, one aim – let’s increase vegetable consumption

On the eve of The Amsterdam Produce Show and Conference, Tommy Leighton looks at Dutch and UK initiatives to boost vegetable uptake View full post >

Jonathan Winchester Shopper Anonymous

In uncertain times, be the certainty your customer needs

Customer experience analyst Jonathan Winchester gives his six top tips to keep customers reassured and relying on you View full post >

Nick Miller, Crimson&Co 3

Could Amazon’s disruption of the marketplace spark unlikely alliances?

As Amazon seeks to become almost all things to almost all people, competitors are being forced to think outside the box to keep pace View full post >


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Fresh Insight

  • Fresh Careers Fair 2017: A powerful event where industry, academia and commerce join forces

    Read More >
  • 15 stowaways found hiding in lorry’s fruit pallets at Spitalfields market

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  • Banana Link alleges sackings continue at Fyffes subsidiary

    Read More >
  • No more five-a-day, 10 portions of fruit and veg prolongs life

    Read More >
  • Broccoli boost as scientists develop new speedy sprouting line

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