Produce Business UK Archive


    Freshfel, Aprifel combine efforts to show students benefits of 'Healthy' campaign

    The groups converged on Brussels to talk about their three-year campaign to get Millennials on board with better eating while consuming 400g of fruits and vegetables daily. Read more >


    Study: Social media patterns show peers may influence fruit and veg choices

    University of Aston research on Facebook trends seems to suggest that eating habits of friends can shape behaviours of their followers. Read more >


    Lidl GB expanding its reach with larger warehouse facility in Wales

    The discount retailer has more than a dozen distribution centres now across England, Scotland and in Wales, where it currently serves 58 stores. Read more >

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    Sainsbury’s unveils new On the Go convenience stores that serve major cities

    Mansion House in London's Square Mile will be the first of its kind from the retailer as it expands its quick-service efforts in nine centres, including Edinburgh, Bristol and Glasgow. Read more >

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    BerryWorld looks to reduce environmental impact through packaging

    The UK company is waging its own battle on reducing plastics while working to make a sustainable difference in eight markets across the globe. Read more >

  • Veganuary

    Kantar results show month of moderation for the UK grocery sector

    Veganuary was a driving force behind a stable January, in which consumers bought more than two times as many supermarkets' labelled plant-based products than in December 2019. Read more >

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    New TV brand campaign showcases craftsmanship of Waitrose food

    The campaign will initially feature four 30-second films showcasing, including mango from Waitrose Foundation farms in Ghana. Read more >


    South African fruit growers relaunch young chef competition in the UK

    The winner will be fully involved in running two award-winning restaurants and develop their knowledge of South African fine dining. Read more >

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    Organic sales boast eighth year of strong growth in UK, but produce struggles

    Soil Association report says low prices in non-organic fresh fruits and vegetables lead to a 2.4 per cent sales plunge in 2019, bucking the trend of all organic sectors, which perform well overall. Read more >

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    Fruit Logistica: Yoom tomato chosen by visitors as Innovation of the Year

    Syngenta Seeds calls the victory a "a major boost for our product"; two companies from Poland place second and third in the competition at the Berlin event. Read more >