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Promoting Plum Season

21 June 2018
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Although the plum season is fairly long, just like nectarines and peaches the individual harvest time for each variety is very short, usually around 1-3 weeks. As a result plum varieties tend to follow each other and be available in rapid succession.

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Using Barbecue Season to Boost Produce Sales

14 June 2018
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As the temperatures increase and evenings get lighter, there's one distinctive way to know summer has arrived - the smell of a barbecue. As this intoxicating scent floats around Europe, consumers head to the supermarkets for grilling inspiration.

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Managing the Short and Sweet Cherry Season

07 June 2018
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Cherries are typically a spring and summer fruit. The cherry season starts in the Mediterranean region and then over the next three months moves north through Europe.

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Boosting Nectarine Sales

31 May 2018
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The European fruit season is finally here. Many sweet and juicy fruits are starting to arrive from Spain and Italy, among them - the nectarines. There are a great variety of nectarines available but each one has a very short season, this means supplying nectarines for an entire season involves using exporters of different varieties and growing areas.

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Quality or Price?

22 May 2018
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A recent survey by McKinsey & Company, of 23,000 grocery shoppers, has revealed ways retailers can boost their sales in fresh produce by as much as 10 percent.

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The Perfect Pepper?

17 May 2018
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For many years the pepper category has been very colourful. In terms of taste, however, ordinary Bell Peppers leave much to be desired, even bordering on monotonous.

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