Produce Business UK Archive

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    Aldi continues push towards milestone, opens 900th supermarket in the UK

    Aldi says the Sandhurst location and others are 'more important than ever before as many household budgets become squeezed' Read more >

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    Compagnie Fruitière UK picks World London Gateway for ripening facility

    The banana supplier's new location, which replaces its existing center in Dartford, is expected to be fully operational by 2021 Read more >

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    Dutch A TOP Packaging wins prestigious European packaging innovation award

    Re-Fruiter Tray's simplicity in design along its high sustainable qualities helped it catch the attention of judges. Read more >


    Weather Asset: Using history matching to improve accuracy of seasonal forecasts

    The cloud-based platform is helping companies in fresh produce assess and mitigate environmental risks to the supply of fresh fruit and vegetables. Read more >


    Five ways to preserve cold chain, keep food fresh through smart technology

    By utilising connected technologies, businesses can ensure that all points of the supply chain are operating safely and efficiently Read more >

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    Early success with app orders pushes Aldi, Waitrose to expand trials with Deliveroo

    The delivery service has been popular with shoppers during the COVID-19 crisis, and three produce items have been among the most popular ordered at Waitrose Read more >

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    Consumers coming to market for sweet cooking pumpkins, according to Tesco

    No longer 'a novelty', edible pumpkins have become one of the more popular October items on shopping lists, especially with vegan customers Read more >


    UK supermarket salad suppliers investigated over pesticides in rivers

    The Environmental Agency is looking at more than 50 sites that supply produce to supermarkets, including Waitrose, and other businesses. Read more >

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    Two UK retailers start making their preparations for Christmas season early

    Aldi looking for partners to help in charitable efforts; Tesco to recruit 11,000 temporary colleagues for the festive season Read more >

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    Consumer Group Which? Names Waitrose as Supermarket of the Year

    Executive director Bailey says his workers have gone "above and beyond" and thanks the rest of the industry for its pandemic response Read more >