Produce Business UK Archive

  • PRATT7

    B2B omni-channel adoption slow, but online becoming a 'prerequisite' for supplier deals

    Stockport-based Business Computer Projects Software has developed Oporteo, an e-commerce platform that offers the 'best-of-the-breed retail solutions for the food industry. Read more >

  • ZHAO5

    Amsterdam Produce Summit preview: Zhao shares insight on selling fruit via e-commerce

    The Chinese entrepreneur and practice-leader talks about his company, FruitDay, and offers real-world knowledge on growing business online and offline while previewing the omni-channel future. Read more >


    The Cherry Express global industry newsletter launched in three languages

    Chile-based Yentzen Group's biweekly offering will feature 'the latest and most relevant information' as as well as exclusive interviews of leaders in the growing sector. Read more >

  • ONLINE52

    Nielsen UK: 'Significant barriers' have fallen for fresh produce purchases online

    According to the research group, the multi-billion pound online grocery market in the UK is only expected to grow because of convenience, availability and competitive pricing. Read more >

  • ADHB3

    AHDB targets pest and disease control, latest innovations at November soft fruit day

    The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board, along with EMR, will unveil the newest research and issues facing the sector at upcoming meeting. Read more >


    Amsterdam Produce Summit 2018 preview: Robinson Fresh accelerates European growth

    The group is extending both its product lines and geographical reach as its solutions continue to strike a chord with European buyers. Read more >


    Covent Garden Tenants issue High Court action against CGMA to halt redevelopment

    Covent Garden Tenants Association claims the Market Authority is acting illegally in carrying out a plan for New Covent Garden Market that it argues is ‘unworkable, unnecessary and uneconomical.’ Read more >


    Mystery Shopper travels to Amsterdam: Dutch retailers fare well with online orders

    Produce in the Nethlerlands arrives fresh, ripe and accurately, but delivery windows do vary depending on the market and costs of services can be a bit of a hurdle for some consumers. Read more >

  • HALO54

    SH Pratt's Halo at DP World London Gateway promises to be state-of-the-art facility

    The company's new distribution warehouse, slated to open next month, promises to be 'the fastest, the freshest and leanest' of its kind, helping drive fresh produce across the supply chain. Read more >


    Kantar's Roger: 'E-commerce is a must-have, and fresh produce will be the next playing ground'

    Stephane Roger, Global Shopper and Retail Director for Kantar and speaker at the November Amsterdam Produce Summit, talks about omni-channel trends in Part II of exclusive interview. Read more >