Crop Report June 19, 2019

 
 

CHERRIES ARE HERE!

SHORT SEASON. LIMITED AVAILABILITY

 

HUGE PROMOTABLE VOLUME!
STRONG HARVEST. SUPERIOR QUALITY.
THIS IS THE SEASON TO CAPTURE MEGA CHERRY SALES!

NORTWEST CROP
STRONG START TO THE SEASON

  • The eating quality and appearance of CMI’s crop this year is exceptional. 

  • We have not experienced any significant weather events this spring. With lots of sunshine, little wind and warm temperatures we’re looking at a superior harvest, with sweet, vibrant and high quality fruit for the duration of the season.

  • Mixed sizing will be available, particularly earlier in the season, transitioning to larger sizing as the season progresses.

  • There might be less congestion than anticipated, however there will be ample promotable volume during the peak of the season. 

AMERICAN DREAM CHERRIES
GAINING RETAIL TRACTION

  • CMI’s American Dream cherry program has launched in U.S. and export markets.

  • CMI is shipping the program in 5kg and 18 lb. cartons. A portion of sales from each box go towards military and veteran programs, customized to each retailer.

  • Retailers are already seeing strong sales results from the use of the program to create displays.

  • Book your July 4th of summer promotions today!

  

SKYLAR RAE CHERRIES
OUTSTANDING QUALITY – WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!

  • Harvest is officially underway for CMI’s very first crop of Skylar Rae cherries.

  • They are big, bright, blushing and sweet as can be, simply bursting with juices.

  • CMI joined forces with Stemilt this year to grow and market Skylar Rae cherries, originally discovered by the Toftness family in Washington State. 

  • Skylar Rae cherries are available in a 1 pound clamshell and supply is limited.

 

PEAK PROMO PERIOD
JUNE 23RD – JULY 25TH

 

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