Karen Brux shares the latest updates on Chilean clementines


The Chilean Fresh Fruit Association’s Karen Brux pays a visit Chile to bring you the latest crop updates on Chilean citrus. Chilean clementines, she notes, will be available May through August, followed by W. Murcotts, which will be available from August through October. Check out the video for more information on the Chilean citrus season.

United party scene rocks Chicago from dusk til dawn


In the finale of our United Fresh 2015 video series, Mary Blackmon heads out on the town to check out the sights of Chicago. She also drops in on the UF party scene, with stops atop the famed Willis Tower (you might remember it better as Sears Tower) for a soiree hosted by OHL, and at a late-night shindig hosted by Locus Traxx at The Windy City's rocking Howl At the Moon. Take notes — United Fresh returns to Chicago in 2016.

Scenes from Chicago: United Fresh trade show Day 1


Our Mary Blackmon hit the trade show floor running at United Fresh in Chicago. Here we bring you the best from day one of the proceedings. Next up in our United series: day two of the show, followed by the grand finale, a look at the social scene and the host city.

Mary Blackmon tackles day two from the United Fresh show floor


Innovations, fake food and a giant walking Listeria bug? All part of our look back at United Fresh 2015, which continues with a whirlwind tour of day two from the trade show floor. Our series concludes later this week with an inside peek at the United Fresh social scene and the host city of Chicago.

Mary Blackmon talks South African citrus as season's first ship arrives


With the season's first shipment of South African citrus arriving on the docks of Gloucester City, NJ, June 15 and unloading this week, The Produce News caught up with shippers and growers in the deal to talk about its history and the first fruit of the summer.