Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Keeping the Shelves Stocked at Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is the most incredible and hectic holiday for the produce department. The size of deliveries increase, the number of customers increase and sales definitely increase. Farmers are coming and going dropping off produce, semi-trucks of produce unloading pallet after pallet. Hand trucks are loaded, prep sinks are full, displays are being filled, samples are […] Read Post »


Extending Shelf Life

With the holidays looming, properly receiving and storing your produce is of the utmost importance. As a very perishable item, produce needs to be received and stored in the right temperature zone as quickly as possible to reduce loss of product quality. Oliver Wyman, an international retail consulting firm published in a 2014 report titled […] Read Post »


Getting into the Holiday Swing

With November under way, we all know this is one of the industry’s busiest times of the year. Thanksgiving is a holiday where we depend on both key and specialty produce items being available to satisfy our customer’s needs. Now is the time to start letting your Account Manager know what those needs are. It […] Read Post »