Monthly Archives: June 2018

Recipes, holidays can help sell specialties

The Packer Article written by Ashley Nickle June 19, 2018 01:24 PM Retailers often feature specialty produce items by displaying them together, and extra touches can help bring them even more attention. Mary Ostlund, director of marketing for Homestead, Fla.-based Brooks … Continue reading

 

Dragon fruit, turmeric, jackfruit among specialty standouts

The Packer article written by Ashley Nickle, June 18, 2018 12:00 PM Specialty produce items heating up lately include Asian vegetables and tropical items, marketers say. Mary Ostlund, director of marketing for Homestead, Fla.-based Brooks Tropicals, described fruits with some … Continue reading

 

Brooks Tropicals promotes two executives

The Packer article written by Chris Koger, June 14, 2018 11:43 AM Bill Brindle (left) and Peter Leifermann have been promoted at Brooks Tropicals. ( Photo courtesy Brooks Tropicals ) Brooks Tropicals LLC has promoted Bill Brindle and Peter Leifermann. Brindle, … Continue reading