One of the most frequent issues that comes up in my discussions with growers is how to connect two important parts of the supply chain–transportation and merchandising.
As Vinny Naab mentions in Greenhouse Grower’s July issue, more growers are having to merchandise their own products in stores or hand it off to a third party. For growers delivering their own material, this may not be so bad. But when you have to use common carrier trucks and third party merchandisers, it can be a disaster. For more, visit: http://www.greenhousegrower.com/blogs/higham.html