Fresh This Month

  • ROOTS

    UK frozen, plant-based vegetable brand to expand in US with big investment

    The brand recently expanded into more than 3,000 U.S. stores via major retailers, including Target, Wegmans and Whole Foods Market. Read more >

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    Global Cherry Summit announces date for 2020 show in Chile

    Top leaders will convene in April for a day of informative sessions and networking to discuss the booming export market there and other relevant industry topics. Read more >

  • INDIA

    Project underway to pioneer commercial production of green-skinned avocado in India

    Harshit Godha, who discovered a taste for the fruit while attending college in the UK and became inspired by the possibilities, says climatic conditions in his country are similar to Israel. Read more >

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    UK hit by brassica shortage, particularly cauliflower, following 'extreme weather'

    Shortage forces some suppliers to buy from other countries and scarcity of the vegetable has caused prices to rise, in some cases to £1.50 and £2.00 per head. Read more >

  • BLUEBERRY

    South African blueberry industry, reliant on exports to UK, forecasts soaring growth

    Great growing conditions, new varieties and increasing demand have put the nation on par with the Netherlands and the United States in terms of the fruit's production. Read more >

  • EUROPLASTIC

    Sainsbury's cuts down on plastic as supermarkets embrace eco-friendly trend

    But Greenpeace spokesperson says, 'if Sainsbury's wants to move from the bottom of our supermarket league table, it will need to cut much more plastic over the next year.' Read more >

  • FRESHFEL

    Freshfel Europe says EU must 'urgently' tackle export market barriers

    The advocacy group stresses that its recommendations would help reverse current restrictions on fruit and vegetable exports so the EU can diversify market opportunities to new markets worldwide. Read more >

Bruce Langlands

Mar 31, 2015, 09:44 AM
"[In retail] firstly, you have to understand who your customer is and what they want; then it's all down to commerciality. Secondly, if you’re struggling with a decision look at the figures – they never lie."
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Bruce Langlands, Harrods

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  • UK frozen, plant-based vegetable brand to expand in US with big investment

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