Avocado News

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...

Heading into the PMA Foodservice Conference and Expo, this is the perfect time to reflect on how events have transpired since Covid. Specifically how the foodservice segment has come full circle, reinventing itself for the sake of survival and coming back stronger and better in...

June is California Avocado Month, and with it comes the perfect opportunity to promote everyone’s favorite green fruit that’s proudly harvested in the golden state. According to West Pak Avocado Vice President of Sales & Business Development Joe Nava,  California-grown avocados are a sought-after commodity by...

Introducing Party Pak - our newest arrival. The perfect pak for a party, these jumbo-sized avocados are a celebration that’s waiting to happen. All the goodness you expect from West Pak avocados, in a handy grab-and-go bag brimming with everyone’s favorite green fruit.  5 Ways to...

According to a recent article by The Packer, where industry suppliers shared their expectations for this year’s Cinco de Mayo, the consensus is that avocados will be among the top produce items for the holiday. Many expect demand to be strong in 2021 despite different...