Jennie Coleman | President and co-owner of Equifruit

“Bananas Shouldn’t Be So Cheap”

Jennie Coleman, who heads up North America’s largest importer of Fairtrade bananas—Equifruit—is on a trailblazing mission to transform the low prices endemic to the industry.

Articles

How 2023 Trends Will Impact Your 2024 Planning

Paying attention to Gen Z and young Millennials’ shopping habits is crucial.

A Wild History Packed into a Small, Blue Berry

Blueberries have gone from being integral to indigenous practices and survival to a global agricultural marvel, playing a key role.

Elevating the Heroes Behind Our Harvest

The produce industry should search for new ways to bridge the gap between consumers and the origins of their food.

No More Learning the Hard Way

Grocers seeking long-term success should invest in leadership training for managers.

Interviews

Clint Lewis | CEO of AgroFresh

“You Win in Global Ag Through Scale and Diversification”

AgroFresh is progressively expanding its leadership in post-harvest solutions through strategic acquisitions and by enhancing technologies and sustainable supply chain management.

Sebastian Edwards | Author and University of California professor of international economics

“The Twilight of Neoliberalism Began Long Ago”

Sebastian Edwards, a Chilean-American University of California professor of international economics, discusses the decline of the free market capitalist political approach.

Features

Features

Overcoming Logistics Challenges for Future Produce Trade

Issues including climate change, product availability, labor shortages and truck driver shortages weigh on the industry. But there is cause for optimism.

Industry Chronicles

The Honeycrisp Apple Phenomenon

Few fruit varieties have seen such phenomenal success as this Minnesota-bred apple category star, which has redefined crisp. Tracing its origins, development, and eventual ascent to fame — this is the story of the history and meticulous cultivation behind its creation.

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