Produce Business UK Archive

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    Forward-thinking finalists highlight short list for Food Made Good Awards

    The winners of the awards will be announced 5 November at the Troxy; this year's leaders are inspiring chefs and those offering plant-based and climate-friendly solutions. Read more >

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    Scottish berry grower wins big at UK fresh industry's produce awards

    Angus Soft Fruits captures Wholesale or Foodservice Supplier of the Year and Marketing or Digital Initiative of the Year at UK Fruit & Vegetable Awards. Read more >

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    Linkfresh's new 365 Business Central release puts focus on user productivity

    Provider of supply chain ERP solutions for the fresh produce industry says its update includes more than 60 new features within its suites. Read more >

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    Soil Association opens Brexit readiness helpline for organic farmers

    The group says a no-deal resolution "brings maximum uncertainty for organic food and farming, raising critical issues on the ability to trade and export." Read more >

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    Ahead of Brexit, British retailers suffer worst September since the mid-1990s

    British Retail Consortium says average growth over the past 12 months slowed to 0.2%, the weakest rate since the group began keeping records. Read more >


    Oxfam report alleges abuses in major supply chains that serve supermakets

    The charity confederation says retailers’ "relentless" drive to cut costs and maximize profits is fuelling poverty and abuse in their supply chains. Read more >

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    Greencoat Capital announces greenhouse project in UK it says is 'world first'

    The £120m effort is slated to be completed in 2020, with the Netherlands reportedly committed to leasing the space. Read more >

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    Chiquita highlights pink on its bananas for worthy cause during October

    Some 200 million of the fruit company's banana stickers will get a change of color for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Read more >

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    Expanded fresh produce selections will be on menu in Borough Market's transformation

    The 1,000-year-old venue knows what it does best: serving up the best seasonal fruits and veg at its historic location; its new Market Kitchen will feature seating and food from 20 dining stands. Read more >


    U.S. to hit EU with 25 per cent tariff on certain ag imports after WTO ruling

    The affected products include cherries, cherry juice, pear juice, olives and olive oil; tariffs will be applied to 'a range of imports from EU member states' Read more >