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Fresh Summit expo floor a flurry of activity
The Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit expo floor opened Friday, Oct. 19 with more than 1,200 exhibitors, over 3,200 buyers and 21,000 attendees from more than 60 countries, offering... Read more
PMA Fresh Summit opens with welcoming reception
ORLANDO, FL -- Attendees of the Produce Marketing Association's 2018 Fresh Summit were invited to meet and mingle with members of the industry at the Global Street Festival on Thursday, Oct. 18. A feast... Read more
FPFC meets in Southern California
On Oct. 3, the impressive Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts in Southern California served as the venue for the October membership luncheon of the Fresh Produce & Floral Council. More than 250... Read more
Capitol Hill visits highlight Washington Conference
WASHINGTON — A highlight of the annual United Fresh Washington Conference are the visits to Capitol Hill, where attendees have an opportunity to interact with the lawmakers that shape policies that affect... Read more
Industry gathers in nation’s capital for United Fresh Washington Conference
WASHINGTON, DC — The United Fresh Produce Association held its annual Washington Conference Sept. 24-26, here, where more than 500 industry leaders gathered to address some of the most pressing public... Read more
FPFC holds NorCal membership luncheon meeting
The Fresh Produce & Floral Council entertained a crowd of about 200 guests at its Northern California membership luncheon meeting on Sept. 27 in Pleasanton, CA.  Teresa Thorne of the Alliance... Read more
Alpha 1 Marketing/Krasdale Foods holds fall show
NEW YORK — Alpha 1 Marketing/Krasdale Foods held its 2018 fall show Tuesday, Sept. 18, at CitiField, home of the New York Mets. All departments of the supermarket were at the show, with fresh produce out... Read more
NFL legend stresses importance of giving back at EPC meeting
{igallery id=5801|cid=383|pid=1|type=category|children=0|addlinks=0|tags=|limit=0} EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — George Martin was larger than life when he chased down quarterbacks and cut down running backs... Read more
FPFC members enjoy a night on the lanes
On Sept. 15, scores of bowlers and their families from the produce industry took part in the Fresh Produce & Floral Council’s 38th annual Bowling Tournament at BowlMor Lanes in Southern California.... Read more
Bozzuto's holds Merchandising Marketplace 2018
MASHANTUCKET, CT — Bozzuto's Inc. held its 2018 Merchandising Marketplace Sept. 11-12 at the Fox Tower at Foxwoods, here. Fresh produce was an important part of the show, and produce companies from all... Read more