Produce Business UK Archive


    LPS '19: Anacail offers retailers more time to sell more produce via in-pack ozone technology

    The Scottish firm and London Produce Show exhibitor claims its patented shelf-life extension solution presents significant benefits; from safer, better quality produce to reduced in-store waste. Read more >


    Sun World divests farming operations; will focus on genetics, branding, licensing

    The focus of Sun World will shift to its Innovations unit, which has been a pioneer in the space of developing new genetics for grapes and stone fruit. Read more >


    Port of Rotterdam launches ‘Food Hub’ amid growing agrofood market

    Development of the site, known as 'Head of the Bear', will start in July; companies will be able to operate there by the end of 2020. Read more >


    London Produce Show: Foodservice Forum announces all-star speaker programme

    The one-day seminar, which will be moderated by Hana Group managing director Jason Danciger, will chart the transformation of UK foodservice through technology and trends. Read more >

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    Global Grape Summit: Expert explains what it takes to win with new varieties

    Don Goodwin of US-based Golden Sun Marketing says the table grape industry can benefit from looking at the explosion of new developments in the apple industry. Read more >

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    Apeel Sciences to join Europe’s fight against food waste with shelf-life solution launch

    Apeel's plant-derived food waste prevention technology will be used in the UK and the EU to ‘double the shelf-life’ of avocados initially. Read more >

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    Greenyard Frozen UK and Tesco announce new partnership

    Tesco will be able to offer 25 premium quality frozen fruit SKUs, which Greenyard says will help further its year-round appeal to modern customers. Read more >

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    Global Cherry Summit's second edition wows attendees in Chile

    Attendees enjoy insightful educational sessions, panel discussions and the opportunity to network at the sold-out event that brought together "the biggest players in the cherry industry.” Read more >

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    Making a Difference: Nisa charity donates more than £50,000 to specialist playgroup

    The mission raises funds from the sale of Heritage and Co-op own-label products, which are then donated by retailers to local charities. Read more >


    LPS19 offering wholesale market tours to New Covent Garden Market or New Spitalfields Market

    Attendees will have the option of visiting either NCGM or New Spitalfields to witness the stream of fresh produce that enters London via its wholesale markets. Read more >