According to National Produce Consultants, transition issues were the main story for fresh produce distribution in the month of November. …
Ripple effects spread across the entire food distribution industry with COVID-19 impacts. Distribution channels have been upended creating food-security risks for vulnerable populations. Food suppliers and distributors, like Peddler’s Son, have faced abrupt challenges due to order cancellations and production setbacks.
August Fresh Produce Distribution: Fresh produce item alerts never went past six in a single week and good quality was reported among the rest. Things changed for the second half of August though, with California suffering from extreme heatwaves and the East Coast dealing with the repercussions of Hurricane Isaias.