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Sellers emphasize efforts to reduce plastic

The topic has been a high-interest one in the produce industry given the commonness of plastic packaging and the numerous ways its utilization benefits shoppers — specifically taking into account perceivability of the product, maintaining its quality and extending its shelf life. In the Food Marketing Institute’s yearly Power of Produce report, most buyers positioned…

Wegmans Food Markets Pledges to Cut In-Store Plastic Packaging

Wegmans Food Markets has resolved to decrease in-store packaging made using fossil fuels, just as other single-use plastics, for example, straws, by 2 million pounds in 2019, with an objective of a 10-million-pound reduction by 2024. To a large extent, Rochester, N.Y.- based Wegmans will accomplish this objective by eliminating some current plastic packaging and…