Produce Business UK Archive

  • Papaya_Wealmoor

    LPS19: UK supplier Wealmoor to host a papaya-packed Media Masterclass

    The tropical and speciality produce specialist will showcase the superfood virtues of papayas, starring its New Product Development Chef, Enzo Di Marino. Read more >

  • Chambers raspberry picking

    Chambers organises ‘unique’ Production Tour for The London Produce Show 2019

    The UK soft fruit specialist will take attendees on a journey from field to fork, starting with picking berries on its biggest farm and ending with packing their mini harvest at Chambers’ new prepared fruit facility, The Fruitery. Read more >

  • Pico Egypt grapes vineyard

    Global Grape Summit: New varieties lifting sales, boosting category in South Africa

    In a preview of her panel appearance at the London event on June 5, Freshmark procurement buyer Tania Van Der Merwe says "better early varieties have had a positive impact." Read more >


    The Jupiter Group acquires Dutch marketing company Cool Fresh International

    The UK company continues to expand its global reach with the deal, which it says will help bring "delivery of more than eight million cartons into our supply chain" by 2021. Read more >

  • Halo1

    SH Pratt’s Halo facility confirmed for Logistics Tour during London Produce Show

    Attendees will gain a unique insight into this new, bespoke, temperature-controlled distribution facility located at London’s mega-port and logistics park. Read more >

  • Oddbox fruit and veg box in the home

    Demand for ‘imperfect’ produce prompts Oddbox to seek additional suppliers for national expansion

    The London-based social enterprise says more and more UK consumers are looking to buy misshapen and surplus produce to fight food waste. Read more >

  • 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 >