Produce Business UK Archive

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    Morrisons makes splash with extra-large fruit box that can feed families for days

    Four types of salad, six varieties of vegetables and six types of fruit are included on the offering, which is available to customers via home delivery. Read more >

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    Tesco finds home for some of best gourmet heritage potatoes in UK

    The UK retailer helps potato grower Carroll's by rescuing tonnes of four special varieties that it will be selling in stores over the next few weeks. Read more >

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    Terminal market wholesalers in U.S. discuss business environment in Covid-19

    Produce Business magazine polls some of the top leaders at markets throughout the states to get their take on a number of topics, including what's selling, credit and transportation. Read more >

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    'Keep calm and carry on': 169-year-old Dike & Son supermarket going strong

    The Stallbridge grocer has adapted to the growing challenges presented by the Covid-19 pandemic and has been doing strong business, thanks to online and in-store orders. Read more >

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    Chop Chop, Sainsbury's grocery delivery service, expands beyond London

    The UK retailer is continuing to roll out its bike deliveries in hopes of hitting its target mark of 50 stores, 3.2 million customers and 600,000 online orders fulfilled per week. Read more >

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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 >