Produce Business UK Archive

  • Innovating Scotland Award sponsor Barry Carruthers from ScottishPower with VIBES winner David Farquhar from Intelligent Growth Solutions

    IGS captures innovation honour at Scottish Environment Business Awards

    The Agri-tech business shows sustainability commitment through vertical farming innovation to enhance crop growth and drive productivity. Read more >

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    PDO Spanish Persimon shares successful strategies to maximise sales

    The fruit’s capacity for seasonal tie-ins, versatile usage and nutritional content present opportunities aplenty to continue winning UK consumers. Read more >

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    Large Hass avocado to remain scarce amid strong green-skinned demand

    Because of higher prices in the United States, many producers from Mexico and Peru sent their avocados there instead of Europe. Read more >

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    AHDB: Potato harvest is 89% complete despite floods, but challenges persist

    National Farmers Union pleads for UK government to develop new plans to better manage floods and protect future crops. Read more >

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    Christmas season can't come soon enough for struggling UK supermarkets

    Although Co-op, Lidl and Aldi win market share, the Big Four slump over the past 12 weeks. Online grocer Ocado again posted positive numbers. Read more >

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    Asda shows small decline in third-quarter results, but online business is strong

    Parent company Walmart and the UK retailer cite uncertainty around Brexit and other factors for presenting continuing challenges. Read more >

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    Aldi's Kevin the Carrot faces off against sprouts in return of dramatic role

    The retailer's popular showman returns for this year's Christmas Spectacular, putting on an award-winning performance for young audiences. Read more >


    Sainsbury's top-quality products to be sold at Coles stores in Australia

    The wholesale partnership will give the UK giant a presence in more than 2,400 Coles stores as it help expand the Own Brand range in Down Under supermarkets. Read more >

  • Sainsbury's Retailer of the year

    Hortgro names Sainsbury’s ‘South African Stone Fruit Retailer of the Year’

    Even through drought conditions last year, the UK retailer showed strong support during the country's 'Beautiful Country, Beautiful Fruit' campaign. Read more >

  • Chambers raspberry picking

    Pair of Chambers raspberries earn honours at National Fruit Show

    Chambers director says of Paris, "being able to deliver a British product so late in the year is an appealing proposition for the industry." Read more >