Produce Trends Focus - Scott Bennett with Jewel-Osco

Editor's note: This conversation first aired during The Packer's Fresh Trends Webinar on June 28. To inquire about the full webinar, reach out to Joelle Stephens at

Scott Bennett, produce sales and merchandising manager for Jewel-Osco, talked with editor Ashley Nickle about industry trends and produce-specific questions like how to prompt trial of unfamiliar items and how to merchandise organics.

Bennett also discussed fair trade, bulk produce versus packaged produce, and commodities that have been growing in recent years.

Check out more from Bennett and Jewel-Osco at the following links.


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