The United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program is designed for produce industry professionals ready to take the next step in their leadership journey. The year long program takes a multi-faceted approach to leadership development through hands-on training, interactive learning experiences, engagement with key industry players, and exposure to the many components of the product supply chain.
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Do you know an outstanding Retail Produce Manager who has gone above and beyond in developing their store’s produce department? Nominate them today for the United Fresh 2015 Retail Produce Manager Awards Program. Thanks to the support of our sponsor, Dole Food Company, this program pays special recognition to Produce Managers on the front line in […]
While we agree with many recommendations in the School Nutrition Association’s (SNA) 2015 Position Paper, we are deeply disappointed that SNA has chosen to continue its ill-advised fight against serving kids more fruits and vegetables in schools. The requirement that kids receive one-half cup of fruits or vegetables in school meals is being successfully met […]
United Fresh has opened the nomination period for the 2015 Produce Excellence in Foodservice Awards Program which honors the foodservice industry’s most innovative produce performers. The program, sponsored by PRO*ACT, LLC since its launch in 2008, has honored 37 different chefs and foodservice operators for their exceptional work in incorporating fresh produce in menu development, […]