Monthly Archives: August 2010

7 Best Stress-Fighting Foods

Excerpts from an article in Yahoo’s Men’s Health section by David Zinczenko Aug 20, 201 If you eat when you stressed, that’s good. You should eat when you’re stressed—it’s our bodies’ natural reaction to want to store calories to face … Continue reading


A retailer’s view of Uniq Fruit and other tropical fruits and vegetables

The article that I took these excerpts from is called Forbidding Fruit and talks about how the produce aisles in a grocery store have changed with a wide variety of what was once considered exotic fruits and vegetables. Several aspects … Continue reading


Good year for SlimCado publicity

Article from the Produce News on 8/9/10 written by Rand Green “We have had a tremendous year for publicity,” said Mary Ostlund, marketing director for Brooks Tropicals, LLC in Homestead, FL. Avocados in general have been getting a lot of … Continue reading


Green-skinned avocados claim their own niche

Excerpts from an article by Tom Burfield in The Packer’s Fall Avocado Marketing published on 08/16/2010About 96% of the avocados sold in the U.S. are the hass variety, according to the Irvine, Calif.-based Hass Avocado Board. But there’s still a … Continue reading