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The Pride & Soul of Oceanside Pole

From the front lines around the world to tomato vines in California, this team is showcasing what it means to be produce strong. Priya Singh discusses in this Snack exclusive...

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Becoming a Catalyst

What is a catalyst and how did this reputable industry pro earn that title? She joins us in this Snack exclusive to look back on 40 years of pushing produce to new arenas...

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Zespri: The Golden Age of Kiwifruit

From an obscure foraged fruit to a sought-after specialty, Carol Ward, Chief Innovation and Sustainability Officer, charts the path of the kiwifruit and its champions...

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Mentors in the Making: Monique Bienvenue

Already Director of Communications for Bee Sweet at age 26, which mentors does this powerhouse marketer say helped pave her way? Her she shares her dreams, influences, and more...

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WTF Do I Do With California Giant Blueberries ?!

How about Blueberry Grilled Cheese Pignic Packets?!

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WTF Do I Do With Josie's Organics Cauliflower and Leeks ?!

How about Cauliflower Drop Biscuits with Cheddar, Bacon, and Leeks?!

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Good Merchandising: It's Not Rocket Science!

The 40-year retail vet and former Sun Pacific exec shares a case study on what merchandising tricks work...and which ones don’t. See how he made this retail exec a believer...

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Viva Fresh Produce Expo: Back in the Saddle

Ahead of its fifth-ever expo, we talked with Dante Galeazzi, Rich Dachman, Caitlin Tierney, and Tommy Wilkins about how this year's event will only improve upon the Tex-Mex corridor's $6 billion numbers...

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The High Line of Thinking

Aaron Hamer, President and CEO, and Jane Rhyno, Director of Sales and Marketing, tell us about where the company has been, where it’s going, and why a unique path is the best path...

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Rainier Fruit Company: The Pursuit of Excellence

After more than a century in apples, how is the company renewing its pursuits, propelling rising star varieties, and creating a wholesome culture? President Randy Abhold discusses…

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February MVP Sales Pick: Dominic Carnazzo

What gets this Program Manager for Wada Farms Marketing Group out of bed in the morning? The produce pro reveals his passions, inspirations, mentors, and more...

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Defining Southern Excellence: An SEPC Story

There is no place quite like the South. As a beacon of hospitality, the region is home to an ever-growing congregation of people—one in which those who were once strangers are now friends, and...

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Wish Farms: A Labor of Love

Wish Farms' Owner takes us on a journey through the berry fields, highlighting company ingenuity and innovation as it looks toward the future...

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No Limit: A Brand’s Promise

CEO Jon Esformes discusses the pillars of a company rooted in the utmost sense of responsibility and how a personal sense of ethics has become a powerful stance in our industry…

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