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Feature - EPC Leadership Class tours Philadelphia market and port facilities

EPC Leadership Class tours Philadelphia market and port facilities

The third Eastern Produce Council Leadership Class experienced key aspects of the produce logistics and distribution system with a tour of the Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market and Holt Logistics on May 11. “In this first event of our current leadership program we were excited to engage this group of talented industry professionals with such crucial […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples join packaged foods at traveling Pop Up Grocer in Chicago

Yes! Apples join packaged foods at traveling Pop Up Grocer in Chicago

Yes! Apples, the woman-owned and New York-grown apple brand of New York Apple Sales, Glenmont, N.Y., is one of more than 100 brands showcased at Pop Up Grocer — possibly one of the first traveling pop-up grocery stores. The trendy pop-up shop is debuting in Chicago now through May 30 in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood, according to a […]

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Feature - New York Apple Sales finding success with Yes! Apples

New York Apple Sales finding success with Yes! Apples

Ever since Glenmont, NY-based New York Apple Sales launched Yes! Apples in 2019, the consumer-friendly apple brand has worked to become a force in the industry. “Powered by over 100 years of experience, New York Apple Sales is made up of professionals that have spent years in the produce industry and have been a part […]

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Feature - Chelsea Van Acker, a young grower from Williamson, New York

Chelsea Van Acker, a young grower from Williamson, New York

family background / Chelsea grew up on the family farm, Van Acker Farms, graduated from Cornell University and works in field services for New York Apples Sales. She’s the daughter of Dan and Lori Van Acker. age/28 grower/Williamson, New York crops/Apples, peaches and tart cherries business/New York Apple Sales Inc. How did you get your start? […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples offer plenty of opportunity this winter

Yes! Apples offer plenty of opportunity this winter

In 2019, New York Apple Sales launched Yes! Apples, a consumer-friendly apple brand rooted in quality. “Our focus is good stewardship of our land and resources and excellent service to our grower and retail partners,” said Kaari Stannard, CEO of the Glenmont, NY-based company. “A team attitude across all functions — harvest, packing, sales marketing, and […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples sees plenty of opportunity this winter

Yes! Apples sees plenty of opportunity this winter

In 2019, New York Apple Sales launched Yes! Apples, a consumer-friendly apple brand rooted in quality. “Our focus is good stewardship of our land and resources and excellent service to our grower and retail partners,” said Kaari Stannard, CEO of the Glenmont, NY-based company. “A team attitude across all functions — harvest, packing, sales marketing, and […]

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Feature - Yes! Apples making big strides in 2020

Yes! Apples making big strides in 2020

New York Apple Sales has been exhibiting at the NY Produce Show since its inception and now that the Glenmont, NY-based company has launched its consumer-facing brand, Yes! Apples, the show serves as a great venue to share all of the exciting efforts and results that it put forth since the launch of the brand […]

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Feature - How to Enjoy Fresh Produce Safely

How to Enjoy Fresh Produce Safely

We know that it’s more important than ever to consume fresh fruits and vegetables, which can help boost the immune system, overall health, and is cause for a good mood! Produce (ahem, read: apples!) is essential to a healthy lifestyle, and now more than ever is a great time to stock your pantry and your belly full […]

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