Avocado News

With California avocado season officially underway, West Pak Avocado, a California-based avocado supplier, saw record volume in February. “Between a later big game this year and the week-long hiccup in supply from Mexico, California fruit saw a record 10.2 percent market share in February,” said Senior...

February is American Heart Month - a time when the nation spotlights heart disease, the number one killer of Americans. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 659,000 people in the United States die from heart disease each year, which translates to...

This year’s Big Game is Sunday, February 13, 2022, at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, and we are gearing up for one of the avocado’s biggest weeks of the year. With the Big Game in town and millions watching couch-side and in sports bars across...

This month, we're featuring a trifecta of delicious game day recipes to consider for lunch or at half-time. Each paired with avocados, the recipes include a mediterranean-inspired, chipotle-style or sushi-grade poke bowl. We promise, they are healthier than the usual pizza and burgers while being just as simple...

Tell us a betta appetizer than bruschetta for the holidays! Our bagged brand, Lil' Cados adds a twist by enhancing the classic recipe with crab and avocados. Avocado Crab Bruschetta Serving Size: 4-6 as an appetizer Ingredients 4 long slices of ciabatta or baguette bread 1 clove garlic,...

Every October at West Pak, we celebrate Fair Trade month as an organization. We proudly hold the Fairtrade certification - one of the most trusted, ethical labels in the world for our fair trade avocados. This last year, Fairtrade America reported that overall avocado production...

Stop everything. National Taco Day is on Monday October 4th! We’ve created three essential taco recipes for everyone in your family including: ground beef, fish tacos and gluten-free, vegan tacos! The best part? Whichever recipe you choose, dinner is guaranteed ready in under 60 minutes...

Beginning September 15th until October 15th, create an avo-shopping experience that embraces Latin culture through food.   Avocados are a key ingredient in Latino culture and are why it’s important to embrace and observe the days from September 15th through October 15th, known as National Hispanic Heritage...

  The seed to store journey of organic avocados At West Pak, we believe in being your trusted partner for your every avocado need. In preparation for the upcoming Organic Produce Show September 15-16th, 2021, Jared Bray, our organic specialist from Sales & Business Development, shares our...