News Stories 2015

New facts create new opportunities: don’t under-market your business

When facts change, businesses that want to thrive have to change as well. One new fact in the UK is the existence of a world-class exhibition and conference – the largest single gathering of produce executives on British soil. This month, the second edition of The London Produce Show and Conference takes its bow. The event has served to pivot the attention of the global produce community back to the UK at [...]

Plant Tape To Debut At The London Produce Show & Conference

London, England - Plant Tape, the revolutionary transplantation system, debuts at The London Produce Show this week. It’s the hottest innovation in farming today because it maximizes crop production efficiencies, reduces labor costs and embraces sustainable material while promoting water conservation.   Click here to read the full story. 

London Produce Show Spotlight Series: USA Food & Produce Worldwide

As the London Produce Show prepares its second edition June 3-5, 2015, many American organizations are re-evaluating their positions in the European produce market. Some of these organizations have previously shipped to Europe but stopped, while some are already making great inroads and want to accelerate. Many of these American organizations are taking the plunge for the first time. Click here to read the full story.

London Produce Show Spotlight Series: CH Robinson/Robinson Fresh

As the London Produce Show prepares its second edition June 3-5, 2015, many American organizations are re-evaluating their positions in the European produce market. Some of these organizations have previously shipped to Europe but stopped, while some are already making great inroads and want to accelerate. Many of these American organizations are taking the plunge for the first time. In this series of articles, exclusively on PerishableNews.com, we identify what is leading [...]

Will Amazon Outgrow Tesco And Carrefour? Dr. Roberta Cook Will Present Comprehensive Data And Analyze Worldwide Retail And Produce Trends All At The London Produce Show And Conference

In the produce world, Roberta Cook is among the most celebrated agricultural economists of her generation. The Pundit had an opportunity to share a platform with her years ago at what is now called the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association, and we’ve had the privilege of working with her many times since. Click here to read full story.

Chef Dan Kennedy on sharing his passion for fresh and seasonal food

Dan Kennedy has seen many walks of the culinary world but having trained as both a teacher and chef, cooking for fine dining, banqueting and events, he set his heart on running a cookery school to pass on his knowledge and enthuse people about the journey from field to fork. We meet the entrepreneurial cookery teacher ahead of his chef demonstration at this year’s London Produce Show and Conference   Click here to read [...]

London Produce Show UK: Business potential ripe-and-ready fruit

Rising consumer interest in eating tropical fruit is generating new demand for state-of-the-art ripening systems that can deliver ready-to-eat supplies without compromising the high quality standards expected from the category. With interest high in ripening solutions for both bananas and tropicals, Interko will be exhibiting for the first time this year at the London Produce Show and Conference which takes place for the second year running at the Grosvenor House hotel on [...]