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Against the Odds: A Balancing Act

In a journey ripe with both highs and lows, Lone Star's maven discovered what meaningful life lessons she could bring to the citrus table...

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Putting the Tech Back in Your Local Farmer's Mar-Tech

Ensuring that the retailer leads product innovation in the natural, organic world is just one factor of its success, according to Scott Schuette. The Vice President of Produce dives into strategy, direction, and more...

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WTF Do I Do With SnapDragon® Apples ?!

How about SnapDragon® Antioxidant Power Salad with Asian Ginger Dressing?!

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The IF list: Megan Wade, Product Development Manager, Crunch Pak

When she's not pumping up value-added fruits, Crunch Pak's Product Development Manager is whipping up gnocchi, running like a giraffe, and being an all-around true partner in crime...

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Caps Off to Innovation

What does it take to keep a century-old company on the cutting edge of innovation? According to EVP of Sales and Marketing, Greg Sagan, it’s an obsession with detail, family tradition, and more…

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When Lightning Strikes

How did the company's transformation spring from tragedy? The grower's Dale Davis and Borton Fruits' Eric Borton discuss how one facility's downfall led to the birth of a new era...

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Visionaries to the Core

While its staple apple varieties and sustainability efforts have made this cooperative one to watch, Rena Montedoro and Joel Crist share that its trailblazing team is what truly sets it apart...

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Sweet on Spuds in the Age of Convenience

Sweet potatoes and I go way back. As a kid, my favorite variety was purple and came from Okinawa, Japan, and I would gobble it down from dawn till dusk. My dad would microwave one up and toss it in...

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Retail Runway: Sept 2019

Sometimes, looks do mean everything...Check out what packaging concepts and products we believe pop on the shelf and can help drive traffic through the produce department.- 5 -Packaging Concepts...

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