Produce Business UK Archive

  • Grapes

    Peruvian table grape industry growth to be analyzed at Global Grape Summit

    The world's third-largest exporter has ideal conditions for growing and almost functions as a greenhouse because of its array of microclimates. Read more >


    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 >

  • Red and white grapes

    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 >

  • APEEL2

    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 >

  • Greenyard

    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 >

  • Playskill donation

    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 >