The National Mango Board (NMB) started a new retail program, Mango Retailer of the Year, which will recognize retailers for exceptional support and promotion of mangos. Mango retailers from across the U.S. are encouraged to participate as the NMB and their Retail Account Managers evaluate and honor four retailers to be named Mango Model Retailers. From
Throughout the month of July, the National Mango Board (NMB) will host a Mango Mania Display Contest. More than $10,000 in cash prizes will be awarded to 27 winning produce department managers. The contest is designed specifically for individual stores or small chains with up to 50 stores. All entries must be received at the NMB office by Aug. 20, 2012,
Mango, fresh off the grill, adds luxury and value to menus.
Orlando, FL (May 2012)—Health-consciousHealth-conscious consumers seek indulgences that give back with more flavor satisfaction and nutrition. Fresh mango is a great fit for operators looking for ways to differentiate their brand, and grilling fresh mango adds a sweet, juicy
The National Mango Board’s (NMB) new 2011 Mango Performance Benchmark report, available at www.mango.org/retail, reveals mango dollars per store per week increased 11.5 percent to $172 and mango volume per store per week rose 9.7 percent, compared to 2010 results.
Already one of the world’s most popular fruits, scientists are discovering that mangos may also be one of the healthiest. New research, presented this week at the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) meeting in San Diego, not only suggests people who eat mangos have a better diet, but the fruit also contains a substance