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2019 Fresh State Gala Ball

  Although the date of the 2019 Fresh State Gala Ball is yet to be announced, this event is one of the most anticipated of the year and is a great opportunity not only for the market community to gather together but for businesses to promote their brand on a large platform with a proven […]

October 2018 – Pricing News from the Market Floor

  Pricing News updates from the Melbourne Market floor as of October 2018.     Bananas: Lighter supplies of bananas are coming through the market currently and values are higher than usual.         Avocados: There is a moderate to good supply of the Hass variety of avocados and prices are adjusting accordingly. […]

Fresh State of Affairs – Issue #44

  Find out how the Labor state government is holding the market back, which familiar face at the market has been working in the industry for 50 years, and all the highlights from the Fresh State Gala Ball (including photos) in issue #44 of Fresh State of Affairs.      

September 2018 – Pricing News from the Market Floor

  Pricing News updates from the Melbourne Market floor as of September 2018.       Bananas: Bananas are in moderate supply and holding at moderate values.       Avocados: Moderate supply of the Hass variety with Western Australia and South Australia Premium coming into the market at strong prices.         […]

The Fresh State Promotional Video is now Live!

Make sure you watch the brand new Fresh State Promotional Video that was premiered at the 2018 Fresh State Gala Ball. Not only is it filled with familiar faces, but it showcases the community and friendships of the market and what Fresh State provides to it’s members everyday. Feel free to share this link with […]

Fresh State of Affairs – Issue #43

  Find out why the members of Fresh State have no confidence in the Melbourne Market Authority, what the feeling around the market is about public access with the Melbourne Market, and hear more stories from the market floor in Issue #43 of Fresh State of Affairs.  

August 2018 – Pricing News from the Market Floor

  Pricing News updates from the Melbourne Market floor as of the beginning of August 2018.     Bananas: This August bananas are in moderate supply in the market and their prices are steady.       Avocados: There is a reasonable supply of the Hass variety of avocado from growing regions in Queensland, and […]

Pricing News from the Market Floor for July

  Avocados – Moderate supply of Hass variety and prices are steady. Bananas – Good supply at moderate values. Quality is wide ranging at present. Custard Apples – Moderate supply and values are steady. Strawberries – Moderate supply from Queensland and Western Australian areas. Prices Steady. Sweet Potatoes – Good to heavy supplies available and […]