S. J. Fresh Produce Market Update!!

NEW ORDERING TIMES FOR FLOWERS ARE MONDAY’S ,WEDNESDAY’S AND FRIDAYS BY 10am.

BUYERS  on call today           FRUIT – Scott VEGETABLES – Shane

VEG INFORMATION

Michael will be on leave for the next three weeks so all Veg enquiries to Tony please.

IGA Specials are 4 kilo Potatoes, 2 kilo brown onions, zucchini and homestyle wet salad tubs 600gram range.

HOMESTYLE, SUPREME, GREENFEILDS, AND LOOSE LEAF SALADS ARE HAVING ISSUES WITH QUALITY ON SOME SALAD LINES WITH SPINACH BEING ONE.

Plus HOMESTYLE WILL HAVE A PRICE RISE ON THERE PRODUCT RANGE WHICH WILL COMMENCE ON MONDAY 17TH JANUARY. I will say that there will be other salad companies following suit with price rices in raw produce,wages, freight, packaging etc.

Asparagus will be very light in supply and it will be over $4.50 per bunch.

2 kilo Brown Onions for next weeks special, we will be supplying new Season @ $1.80 a bag NOT OLD SEASON AT THE CHEAPER PRICE.

Snow Peas, Sugar Snaps and Red Chillies all remain light in supply and highly priced.

Green Cabbage is extremely scarce and will be approx $3.60 each. Cutbacks will occur.

Mushrooms are in short supply and prices will be up and could be cut back!, Prices will be up on all loose lines of Mushrooms. Loose South Australian and local loose will be around $13 to $14.00 kilo.

CHEERS FROM THE VEG TEAM

FRUIT NEWS

200g Cherry & Grape Tomatoes – you may noticed that the packaging has changed. After months of development to find the right design we have moved into fully bio-degradable & compostable punnets as we strive to lead the way in providing you & the consumer with packaging which helps protect the environment as we transition into a more circular economy.

SJ Fresh Weekly Specials – ‘Prime’ White Seedless Grapes (Swan Valley) @ $7kg

Blueberries will be down a shade in price.

Passion Fruit Pulp is available.

USA Green Kiwifruit is back in & there should be some PP’s as well.

Tatura Peaches have started.

Seedless Watermelon will be down in price

Rock Melons will be up in price, fruit is short in supply.

Prune Plums & Queen Garnet Plums have started.

Mangoes are plentiful – lots of good R2E2’s as well as KP’s

Apricots for the LWS will be SA