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Delivering Perfect Raspberries

23 May 2019
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As spring arrives consumers look forward to seeing bright, colourful selections of sweet tasting berries in supermarkets. But does your selection match up to their taste expectations? When it comes to berries, for repeat purchases, consumers are looking for great flavour and great overall berry quality.

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Improving Nectarine Satisfaction & Sales

16 May 2019
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The European fruit season is now underway, with many sweet and juicy fruits already arriving from Spain and Italy. Among them, nectarines.

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Cucumber: A Challenge from the Field to the Fridge

09 May 2019
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When choosing cucumbers, of any variety, consumers initially make their selection based on appearance, then touch.  If the cucumber colour is off or yellowing, the skin is damaged or the produce has started to dry out or is limp consumers will leave it on the shelf. 

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Ensuring the Best in Fresh with Cherry Tomatoes

02 May 2019
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When choosing cherry tomatoes the consumer's priority is good eating quality. In stores, consumers' decisions can often be influenced by colour, consistency and packaging, which all affect how the consumer perceives product quality.

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Strawberries - A Summer Favourite

25 April 2019
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It's that time of year when retailers move onto selling outdoor strawberry crops.  This leads to higher expectations in consumers of this popular berry.

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White Asparagus - the Queen of Vegetables

18 April 2019
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As a seasonal vegetable, the asparagus season is looked forward to, especially by those involved in food preparation.

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