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Viva Fresh Announces San Antonio Wholesale Produce Market Tour

Mission, Texas; April 1, 2019: The fifth annual Viva Fresh Produce Expo will kick off on Thursday, April 25th with a great opportunity for growers, wholesalers and distributors to tour the San Antonio Wholesale Produce Market (SAWPM).  The SAWPM is a key unified wholesale center for fresh produce and related industries. The SAWPM facility was [...]

2019-04-10T15:43:24+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Events, Viva Fresh Produce Expo|

Celebrity Chef Seamus Mullen to Speak about the Transformative Power of Produce at Viva Fresh Expo’s Keynote Luncheon

Seamus Mullen, award-winning New York chef, cookbook author and health and wellness expert will share his own personal healing journey during Viva Fresh Expo’s Keynote Luncheon on Friday, April 26 at the JW Marriott Hill Country Resort in San Antonio, Texas. Mullen grew up on an organic farm in Vermont. He first rose to national [...]

2019-02-08T22:06:19+00:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Events, News, Viva Fresh Produce Expo|Tags: , , |

Viva Fresh Open Continues to Expand in 2019

Register now for the 5th annual Viva Fresh Open! Presented by BEBO Distributing, Inc. and Wonderful Citrus, this year’s tournament promises to provide a world class experience, offering networking and entertainment; as well as a great opportunity to support the industry. This year’s charity golf tournament will kick off the 2019 Viva Fresh Produce Expo [...]

2019-01-30T17:37:28+00:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: Events, News, Viva Fresh Produce Expo|

Sid Miller Sworn in as Texas Ag Commissioner at Pharr International Bridge

Today, for the first time in history, a Texas Agricultural Commissioner took his oath of office at a place other than the state capitol. Amidst the sounds of 18-wheelers and mariachis and the wonderful scents of both locally grown and imported fresh produce, the Texas Department of Agriculture’s (TDA) reelected Ag Commissioner Sid Miller was [...]

2019-01-15T20:07:09+00:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Download the Viva Fresh Mobile App!

Viva Fresh Produce Expo has gone mobile! We're excited to announce we have a brand new mobile app for you to use on Guidebook! Get the app to access the most up-to-date information about our event, including schedules, maps, and much more. Get our guide here: https://guidebook.com/g/vivafreshexpo Android and iOS users: Tap the "Download" button to download the [...]

2018-04-02T19:30:18+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Events, News, Viva Fresh Produce Expo|

FDA Compliance Dates

These are the compliance dates for the rules that form the foundation of the implementation of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The rules are listed in the order in which they became final. (There are no compliance dates for the rule on Accreditation of Third-Party Certification Bodies, which is a voluntary program.) https://www.fda.gov/Food/GuidanceRegulation/FSMA/ucm540944.htm 

2017-11-13T18:14:13+00:00November 13th, 2017|Categories: News, Training and Education|