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United Fresh LIVE! 365 Summer Sessions

The United Fresh Summer Sessions were free to attend on the United Fresh LIVE! 365 platform during the summer months. Recorded education sessions are available below for viewing. The Summer Sessions are brought to you by Castellini Company.
 
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Young Professionals Community Meet Up

July 28, 2020 | 4:00 PM EDT

New to the produce industry or early in your career? Join this informal discussion to meet your peers who share common career challenges. This is your opportunity to share what you’re learning through these difficult times and hear how others are adapting.


United Fresh Membership Opportunity for Produce Companies

July 31, 2020 | 2:00 PM EDT

As grower-shippers, fresh-cut processors, wholesaler-distributors, you bring to market the freshest, highest quality fruits and vegetables that consumers seek. United Fresh has developed a wide variety of resources and opportunities to specifically meet your business needs. Join this informational webinar to learn the value of United Fresh membership for your company.

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Food Safety Community Meet Up

August 4, 2020 | 4:00 PM EDT

The food safety discipline across the fresh produce supply chain continues to grow in importance and visibility. As the community grows and more companies develop strong in-house teams, the need for collaboration and connection becomes critical. Join fellow food safety professionals who share mutual interests for an informal discussion and networking opportunity.


United Fresh Membership Opportunity for Industry Service Providers

August 6, 2020 | 2:00 PM EDT

As a service provider to produce companies, you play a critical role in providing the tools, technologies and consultation essential to the success of the fresh produce supply chain. United Fresh has developed a wide variety of resources and opportunities to specifically meet your business needs. Join this informational webinar to learn the value of United Fresh membership for your company.

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Marketing Community Meet Up

August 12, 2020 | 4:00 PM EDT

The marketing disciple in fresh produce continues to evolve as new ways of connecting with consumers and business partners to meet their unique needs changes on a whim. Join fellow produce marketers to share experiences and solutions and to grow your network of colleagues and peers in marketing.


United Fresh Membership Opportunity for Retail/Foodservice Companies

August 13, 2020 | 2:00 PM EDT

As supermarket and foodservice produce leaders, you are the face of the produce industry for consumers, introducing them to the freshest produce dining concepts and products. United Fresh has developed a library of resources and opportunities to specifically meet your business needs. Join this informational webinar to learn the value of United Fresh membership for your company.

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Women in Produce Community Meet Up

August 17, 2020 | 4:00 PM EDT

Women in produce continue to contribute new and diverse perspectives, leadership styles and innovative solutions. Men and women alike are invited to take part in this informal discussion on women in the produce industry. Share perspectives and opportunities to continue to elevate women across the supply chain.


Listeria: How to Tell if it’s Transient

August 18, 2020 | 2:00 PM EDT

Resident and transient strains of Listeria monocytogenes can be difficult to identify. This webinar will discuss how to differentiate between the two and what to do once that determination is made. This webinar is sponsored by Ecolab.

Speakers:
Emily Griep, Manager, Food Safety, United Fresh Produce Association
Erin Mertz, Area Technical Support Coordinator, Ecolab
Justin Kerr, Owner/Manger, Factor IV Solutions
Samantha Park, Director of Quality Assurance and Food Safety, Taylor Farms 

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Fresh Insights for Foodservice Summer 2020 Trends Webinar
Presented by the United Fresh Retail-Foodservice Board 

August 19, 2020 | 3:00 PM EDT

Join the United Fresh Retail-Foodservice Board and Datassential to spotlight new applications for fresh produce in restaurants, retail, home delivery and beyond. The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in widespread disruptions to the foodservice industry, while also leading customers to crave comfort food classics and embrace dishes that feature traditionally healthy, immune boosting foods. Moderated by Sarah Grady, U.S. Strategic Supply Chain at McDonald’s and Chairman of the United Fresh Retail-Foodservice Board, this webinar will feature insights and analysis from Mike Kostyo, Trendologist at Datassential, along with time for audience Q & A and interactive discussion. All participants will receive a complimentary copy of the Summer 2020 report.

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United Fresh Membership Opportunity for International Companies

August 20, 2020 | 12:00 PM EDT

Companies across the global supply chain are the international face of the produce industry to consumers, introducing them to the bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables from around the world. United Fresh has developed a wide variety of resources and opportunities to specifically meet your business needs. Join this informational webinar to learn the value of United Fresh membership for your company.

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Produce Industry Leadership Program Alumni Meet Up

August 25, 2020 | 4:00 PM EDT

Join this informal discussion, a special session targeted to all alumni of the United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program. We will have a lively discussion on leadership through the current climate and finding your strength in an unpredictable business environment.


Maintaining Fresh Produce in School Meals During COVID-19 Meet Up

August 26, 2020 | 2:00 PM EDT

United Fresh LIVE! in June sparked conversations between the industry and K-12 community around how suppliers can best serve school nutrition programs as they adjust to meal service in a COVID world. As circumstances and decision-making continue to evolve at the state and local level,  United Fresh invites school nutrition professionals and produce suppliers to participate in a conversation about how these communities can collaborate to ensure students can continue to access fresh fruit and vegetable choices in school meals during COVID-19.


International Community Meet Up

August 27, 2020 | 12:00 PM EDT

The fresh produce industry’s international community thrives on connection and collaboration. Join fellow produce leaders from around the globe for an informal discussion focused on global trade, business development and networking.

Sponsored by: Global Women Fresh