Produce Business UK Archive

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    Seasonal produce highlighted in new Farmers Food Box from Morrisons

    The UK retailer serves up a huge serving of vegetables in the box, including asparagus and potatoes, in mission to deliver fresh food to those during the Covid-19 pandemic.. Read more >

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    New Covent Garden Market and Uber Eats combine on produce box launch

    The trial offering was done after research showed that UK families are eating more healthy foods, including seasonal produce, during the coronavirus crisis. Read more >

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    The Fruitery receives lofty AA* food safety certification from BRC

    Chambers' fresh fruit division says its 'unmatched time scale from harvest to preparation and a hefty investment in state-of-the-art technology' helped them earn status. Read more >


    Freshfel publishes Impact Assessment for European produce from Covid-19

    The 88-page report includes protection, constraints and market performance as well as an analysis of the economic impact and added costs for the supply chain. Read more >


    Charitable customers help Asda make huge food donations to Trussell Trust

    Shoppers have helped the UK supermarket put together 140,000 meals for delivery to those families in need of assistance during the Covid-19 crisis. Read more >

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    New fulfilment centre expected to double Waitrose grocery deliveries in London

    The six-acre site in Enfield is part of a £100m investment in the retailer's online business, with 370 new jobs being created to meet demand. Read more >

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    Co-op pitches in for kids, offering free school meal scheme across the UK

    Access to nutritious meals has been a challenge for students and their families during the pandemic, but the retailer's scheme is helping bridge the gap to quality local food. Read more >

  • Potato supply chain - Branston dirty potatoes

    Tesco, Branston teaming up to rescue potatoes and boost supplies in stores

    With catering and fast food orders in heavy decline during the Covid-19 crisis, the UK retailer is answering calls for demand from in-store and online customers. Read more >

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    Berry Gardens Growers name Walker as new chairman, succeeding Brooks

    Walker says: 'It will be a challenging 12 months ahead and our main focus is to support our growers to ensure they have sustainable businesses in the long term." Read more >

  • Hi Fruit JV signing ceremony

    Chinese joint venture with Hochfeld International adds value to grape category

    Hi Fruit will help provide seedless grapes from around the world, which partner Zhuang 'an will help sell to Chinese supermarket customers. Read more >