Produce Business UK Archive

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    Mystery Shopper: Asda wins for first time at halfway stage

    The Leeds-based retail chain scored highest across a wide range of criteria when our Mystery Shopper team visited nearby Sheffield this month Read more >

  • Newcastle University

    Take Newcastle University survey to help shape industry’s future

    A renowned agri-business academic is appealing for trade involvement to solve the graduate recruitment conundrum within the fresh produce sector Read more >

  • tomatoes

    Tomatoes: why the trade should consider more than just price

    Kantar Worldpanel UK data on the UK tomato market outlines opportunities to drive sales by targeting infrequent shoppers and stimulating eating occasions Read more >

  • Multi coloured carrots

    Use fresh produce to add sparkle and spice to your Christmas dining offer

    We look at some of the trends and innovations that will increase the volume of traditional and novelty fruit and veg sold, used and consumed during the festive season Read more >

  • Chile fruit orchard

    Chile is not about to forget importance of UK fruit buyers

    A recent upturn in currency fortunes means investment and reconversion plans are back on the table for fruit export powerhouse Chile, where exchange rates and trade treaties are creating ever-shifting patterns for producers and suppliers Read more >

  • Cucumbers

    British cucumber industry reaches point of no returns

    With on-shelf prices rendering their sector unsustainable, British cucumber growers say a mere 2-3p per cue increase in the price their customers pay would help the battle of those who are being forced to cut production, switch crops or go out of business Read more >