TITLE

Growing resentment

AUTHOR(S)
Hennessy, Terry
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;Nov2000, Vol. 79 Issue 11, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the effect of consolidation on trade practices in the produce industry in the United States as of November 2000. Implications of the disparity of prices between the field and the shelf; Consolidation strategies implemented by companies in the industry; Demand for safety and liability assurances; Details on the technology strategy implemented by Del Monte Fresh Produce Inc.
ACCESSION #
3786079

 

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