Produce Business UK Archive

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    With recent fresh retail awards, Lidl proving it's more than just a discount chain

    The grocery chain's double win as Produce Retailer of the Year and Fresh Flower Supermarket of the Year shows 'it very definitely punches above its weight in this category.' Read more >

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    For 85th year, National Fruit Show set to feature the best from British growers

    The event, which will be held in Detling on 24-25 October, brings together farmers and technology for two days of networking, competitions and the enjoyment of fine fruit and cider. Read more >

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    Kantar Worldpanel to highlight fresh omni-channel data at Amsterdam Produce Summit

    Organization's global shopper and retail director offers up a preview of 10 “ingredients” that can drive more retail and help the industry find new ways to grow. Read more >

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    APS18: Omni-channel retailing opens floodgates of produce marketing issues

    Packaging expert Lisa Cork, one of the featured presenters at the upcoming Amsterdam Produce Summit in November, further discusses opportunities and challenges that face the industry. Read more >

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    Amsterdam Produce Summit: Strong varieties make Ghana perfect partner for pineapples

    Ohu Farms, one of the exhibitors at November's Amsterdam Produce Summit, boasts an ideal growing location for super sweet Smooth Cayenne and Sugarloaf fruits in the hills of West Africa. Read more >

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    Amsterdam Produce Summit preview: Fresh perspective on omni-channel retailing

    Branding and packaging expert Lisa Cork, one of the featured speakers at this year's event in November, takes a deep dive Into online shopping in an ever-changing digital world. Read more >

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    With season just around the corner, plenty of reasons to celebrate British leeks

    The vegetable's hybrid breeding programme, whose 25th anniversary will be highlighted at the University of Warwick, has been instrumental in better yields, uniformity and disease resistance. Read more >

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    Backed by brilliant colour and flavour, Sunburst apple volume triples in second season

    The future is bright for the orange-skinned apples, with exclusive distribution continuing at Waitrose and an expected 200,000 trees to be on the ground in the next six years in Europe. Read more >

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    Urban Crop Solutions offers a glowing and growing global future for indoor farming

    The Belgium-based firm, one of 13 start-ups featured as this year's World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit in London, provides ground-breaking 'turnkey' vertical solutions for growers. Read more >

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    Rising Ecuador shouts about heightened sustainability efforts, banana quality

    Ecuador is keen to highlight to UK buyers the social and environmental responsibility progress made by its banana industry. Read more >