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STARS & STEP-UPP Dinner at Southern Exposure 2020
TAMPA, FL — The STARS & STEP-UPP Dinner was held Thursday evening, Feb. 27, at The Epicurean, here, during the Southeast Produce Council's Southern Exposure 2020. Raina Nelson of Renaissance Food... Read more
VIP dinner kicks off Southern Exposure 2020
TAMPA, FL — The Southeast Produce Council held its annual VIP dinner Wednesday evening, Feb. 26, aboard the Yacht Starship II, just prior to the opening of the 2020 Southern Exposure conference and trade... Read more
FPFC meets in Northern California
The Fresh Produce & Floral Council held its first of three 2020 Northern California luncheon meetings on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at the Castlewood Country Club in Pleasanton.  The meeting featured... Read more
Watermelon industry gathers for NWA’s 106th annual convention
ORLANDO, FL – The National Watermelon Association kicked off its 106th annual convention Feb. 20, here, with an opening reception and dinner at the Disney Yacht Club Resort. Industry members had an opportunity... Read more
BrandStorm 2020 a Texas-sized success
United Fresh held the fifth annual BrandStorm Feb. 10-12 at the University of Texas at Austin’s AT&T Hotel & Conference Center. The event boasts the opportunity for produce marketers to gather... Read more
SpartanNash Expo brings farmers market to Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — Wooden bushel baskets brimming with fresh fruits and pickup trucks loaded down with produce filled the Minneapolis Convention Center Feb. 12-13 at the Farmers Market, SpartanNash’s Regional... Read more
NJ Agriculture rolls into Atlantic City
The 105th New Jersey State Agricultural Convention and Trade Show was held Feb. 4-6 at the Harrah’s Resort and Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City. The New Jersey Department of Agriculture hosted... Read more
NEPC's Mardi Gras-themed dinner dance a wild success
The New England Produce Council held its annual dinner dance gala at the World Trade Center/Seaport Hotel in Boston Saturday, Feb. 1. This year's theme was Mardi Gras, with beads, masks and beverages aplenty.... Read more
New venue sparkles at 2020 FPFC Dinner Dance
INDUSTRY HILLS, CA — The Fresh Produce & Floral Council held its annual dinner dance Jan. 25, here, at its new venue site located in the beautiful Pacific Palms Resort to celebrate the installation... Read more
United Fresh honors true leader and friend to the industry
TUCSON, AZ — The United Fresh Produce Association held its annual FreshStart Foundation conference, Jan. 14-16, here, and honored a true leader with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Emanuel Lazopoulos,... Read more