Fresh This Month

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    Fresh fruit among fastest-growing grocery products of 2017, says Nielsen

    Healthy eating and “big nights in” led the way, alongside spirits and sparkling wine, while consumers spent £176.4 million more on fresh fruit this year. Read more >

  • Phil Hogan

    EU set for simpler farm policy rules in 2018

    The "more modern" Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) will have more support for farmers' position in the supply chain, incentives for young farmers and simpler risk management tools. Read more >

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    US: Naturipe scoops innovation award at NYPS for snack product line

    Naturipe Snacks combine "a little bit of protein and lots of fruit" into a portable package, which Jill Overdorf says is "just what the market needed." Read more >

  • Port of Felixstowe

    Port of Felixstowe handles one million TEU by rail

    “Rail is an increasingly important differentiator for shipping lines as well as importers and exporters and we are able to offer them a greater number of rail services to more destinations, more often, than any other port,” says port CEO. Read more >

  • Knox

    2018 Fruit Logistica Innovation Award shortlist announced

    Contenders include a wasabi gift box, coconut crisps, a smoothie vending machine, new tomato variety, and much more. Read more >

  • melons

    Ethical Trading Initiative upholds Fyffes suspension

    Following the ETI's board meeting, a British advocacy group has alleged 1,000 mostly female workers who previously worked at Fyffes subsidiary farms have been blacklisted because of union activity. Read more >

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    Entries open for Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2018

    Next year’s categories include “Food for Celebration”, “On The Phone” and “Bring Home the Harvest”. Read more >











Fresh Opinions

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Inspiring young people about fresh produce

Recently appointed director of education and public engagement at environmental farming body, LEAF, Carl Edwards, talks about how to engage youngsters through fruit and vegetable storytelling and why that is key to increasing consumption. View full post >

Volkert Ingelsman

Make the true costs and benefits of food transparent

Long-time advocate of organic farming, HRH Prince Charles recently praised Eosta’s “true cost” accounting study. Here, general manager of the international distributor of fresh organic and fair fruits and vegetables explains what it’s all about. View full post >

Jaime Sanfélix, MD of Laser Food

Laser labelling: The branding revolution making its mark across Europe

From Scandinavia, to Germany, to the UK, the laser labelling of fresh fruits and vegetables is a phenomenon catching the interest of retailers and consumers, says Laser Food founder Jaime Sanfelix. View full post >

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M&S helping local communities by doing more with surplus food and waste

Through its partnership with Neighbourly, the social network for good, each store is setup to donate surplus food that hasn’t been sold at the end of the day to local charities and people in need. View full post >


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Fresh Insight

  • Fresh fruit among fastest-growing grocery products of 2017, says Nielsen

    Read More >
  • EU set for simpler farm policy rules in 2018

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  • US: Naturipe scoops innovation award at NYPS for snack product line

    Read More >
  • Port of Felixstowe handles one million TEU by rail

    Read More >
  • 2018 Fruit Logistica Innovation Award shortlist announced

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