The United Fresh Washington Conference, September 28-30, is the industry’s annual gathering for strategic, face-to-face dialogue with key members of Congress, their staff and top regulatory officials. Attendees engage in education sessions with top policy experts on the issues of the day. Register today!
United Fresh welcomes the leadership of Senators Feinstein and Boxer with their introduction of the California Emergency Drought Relief Act. With $2 billion in lost income and over 17,000 lost jobs in California alone, it’s time for Congress to find a solution to this historic drought situation. And, while California has been the focal point […]
On July 20, United Fresh hosted FDA officials in a webinar explaining current thinking on their proposed Voluntary Qualified Importer Program (VQIP). Brian Pendleton, Senior Policy Advisor in FDA’s Office of Policy and Planning, and Domenic Veneziano, Director of FDA’s Division of Import Operations, provided a brief overview of the program and answered dozens of […]
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The latest issue of United’s Fresh Insights for Foodservice report explores how innovative chefs and foodservice operations are adding fresh fruits and vegetables to create flavorful and vibrant menus. The Spring issue reports on the growth of daikon radishes, how specialty potatoes are giving chefs increased culinary options and that blood oranges are trending on […]
Salad Bars in Schools
The mission of the national Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools initiative is to increase children’s access and consumption of fresh fruit and vegetables by donating salad bars to schools nationwide. Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools supports First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative to end childhood obesity in a generation. The Centers for Disease Control […]