Q4 presented a challenging close to a difficult year for the mango category. Mango dollars per store per week declined 3.9% to $109 and volume per store per week declined 18.4% to 79 mangos. These declines were driven by a lack of mango volume, which was down 18% from Q4 2013. Retailers responded to the
Kent mangos from Peru: This sweet and rich-tasting mango is juicy with tender flesh and limited fibers. The skin is dark green and sometimes has a bit of deep red blush at the stem end. As it ripens, golden undertones may appear, but under certain conditions, a fully ripe Kent may
Now, while your customers are still contemplating their New Year resolutions, it’s a great time to promote mangos as a healthy snack. Teach shoppers how easy it is to cut a mango so they can enjoy this delicious fruit at home.