Produce Business UK Archive

  • Cartama avocados in boxes

    New trends to further drive avocado growth in 2019, says World Avocado Organization

    Forecast, which predicts additional rise by 15 percent per year, touts veganism, health, good fats, photo opportunities and frozen treats for avocados' bright outlook. Read more >


    It's Crunch Time: New TV campaign launches tonight to inspire kids to eat healthy

    ITV and Veg Power have partnered in a forward-thinking, superhero-inspired way to give children the power and the desire to consume more vegetables. Read more >

  • Sophie

    Superfoods Peru launches young chefs campaign with Westminster Kingsway College

    Entries being accepted for Chef of the Year competition, which will honour the winner with a trip to South America to show off their skills. Read more >

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    Aldi commits to Team GB partnership through the 2024 Paris Olympic Games

    Top British athletes will continue to have training fueled by Aldi, which will provide fresh produce through its Homegrown Heroes programme. Read more >

  • Red and white grapes

    Inaugural Global Grape Summit will take place at Grosvenor House this June

    The event will include a special section on the UK market and look at international marketing, the latest trends in supply and retail, and examine varietal development. Read more >


    Frankish to take reins as new Chair for Covent Garden Market Authority

    The current Vice Chair of NFT Distribution Ltd takes over for Pam Alexander, who helped to oversee the £200m redevelopment of the market. Read more >

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    MobyMart staffless stores to expand in China, with US and European entries in pipeline

    Co-founder of Moby's on-the-go formats says, 'what we’re doing, as far as I know, no one else is doing ... one person in one day can operate eight to 10 stores depending on how spread out they are.' Read more >


    Costly cutting: Avocado-related injuries, insurance claims on the rise in New Zealand

    Experts say improper slicing techniques to blame; patients at British hospitals in London also have been treated for 'avocado hand.' Read more >


    Great British Apples: What the growth target means for retailers and shoppers

    English Apples & Pears is planning an increased home-grown supply of affordable, high-quality, tasty apples it says consumers want. Read more >


    UK employers must be fair, flexible and responsive to attract and retain talent

    Martin Brown of food and fresh produce recruiter Henderson Brown discusses how to successfully maintain your workforce during a period of full employment in the UK. Read more >