March 18, 2020; 6:45 pm EDT/3:45 pm PDT Dear industry members, First, I want to thank you for your support in keeping the food supply chain moving in these extraordinary times. Although my foodservice distribution company in New York has been devastated by the shutdown of the restaurant and hotel industry, helping get fresh foods to […]
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March 17, 2020; 6:30 pm EDT/3:30 pm PDT Dear industry members, With the rapid changes occurring throughout our society, I will plan to send you regular updates as the situation warrants. Last night, I provided the links to our United Fresh Coronavirus/COVID-19 webpage resources, including a segmented consumer-facing page where you can direct consumer and/or employee questions, and a […]
March 16, 2020; 5:45 pm EDT/2:45 pm PDT Dear members of the produce industry, First, we thank you for your extraordinary commitment to keep fresh produce moving to millions of consumers across the United States and around the world. Your role is truly an essential part of the public health infrastructure, and we’ve never had a […]
In these unprecedented times, we’ve created this resource to help the fresh produce industry and supply chain partners address commonly asked questions, and resources that can help keep you and your business informed.