Fresh produce costs 18 percent more in Canada than last year

Fresh produce costs 18 percent more in Canada than last year

As the prices for vegetables and fruits increases in Canada, farmers are cultivating more, cashing the drop in Canadian dollar. Soaring cost of imported vegetables and fruits combined with the country’s weak currency creates a demand for home grown less expensive vegetables and fruits. Fresh vegetable and fruit prices jumped 18 and 13 per cent respectively […]

Waitrose introduces ‘A Little Less than Perfect’ vegetables

Waitrose introduces ‘A Little Less than Perfect’ vegetables

English upscale supermarket chain Waitrose introduces misshapen vegetables in a move to counter Asda’s wonky veg box. The new range which the company calls ‘A Little Less than Perfect includes seasonal vegetables like carrots, potatoes, onions and parsnips. These misshaped vegetables offers more value for money as they are cheaper than their regular options. Many of these […]

Shoppers complaining on Woolworths Free Fruit for Kids campaign

Shoppers complaining on Woolworths Free Fruit for Kids campaign

  Australian Supermarket chain Woolsworth’s “Free Fruit for Kids campaign” activity has exploded backward; with customers grumbling the bushel of apples and bananas is unhygienic. The market giant started the Free Fruit for Kids campaign in November, asserting it would offer children some assistance with eating their recommended two serves of fruits a day and […]