United Fresh

United Fresh: Food Safety workshop to discuss outbreaks

Disease outbreaks and subsequent food recalls are not new to the produce industry. However over the last few years, it has witnessed more damaging outbreaks in terms of…

US greenhouse tomato grower moves into snacking arena

Snacking tomatoes are proving ever popular in the tomato category and one grower has taken a big step into this new venue. This August, Magic Sun of Richmond, Va. will be launching a new line of snacking tomatoes available nationally that will include grape, organic grape and medley tomatoes. “We’ve had…

California Giant to host mural wall at United Fresh

California Giant Berry Farms is hanging a blank canvas in their booth #7015 at the 2019 United Convention in Chicago to promote creativity and celebrate the colorful community of industry partners as the canvas is transformed into a Mural Wall. In celebration and commemoration of the last year United…

Getting more pears into schools - United Fresh Expo

Promoting greater consumption of pears in schools will be the main focus for USA Pears at United Fresh Expo next month. They will be setting themselves up in the "Fresh Festival for School Foodservice" pavilion this year where visitors - especially foodservice professionals and caterers for school…

Best New Field Technology and Best New Indoor Growing Technology

Innovation Award finalists - Part 2

United Fresh announced 48 new products as finalists for the United Fresh Produce Association’s 2019 Innovation Awards. This year’s finalists will compete in seven categories for the title of Best New Product at United Fresh 2019, June 10-12 in Chicago, where attendees will be able to vote for those…

Chef Michael Stebner to speak at United Fresh 2019

Michael Stebner, Director of Culinary at sweetgreen, a Los Angeles based quick serve restaurant, will present his culinary perspectives on Tuesday, June 11 during the annual United Fresh Convention & Expo in Chicago. Founded in 2006, the company believes that the choices we make about what we eat,…

"United Fresh is one of the industry standards"

Villita Avocados is the brand of Agroexport which is an integrated grower, shipper and marketer of Hass avocados. The company sources avocados from Mexico and Peru and has customers in the US and Canada. Villita will be exhibiting at United Fresh in Chicago in June, and one of the main purposes is to…

Best New Fruit and Best New Vegetable products

Innovation Award finalists - Part 1

United Fresh this week announced 48 new products as finalists for the United Fresh Produce Association’s 2019 Innovation Awards. This year’s finalists will compete in seven categories for the title of Best New Product at United Fresh 2019, June 10-12 in Chicago, where attendees will be able to vote for…


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