October 4, 2017 | Articles
October 3, 2017 | Press Releases
CITRUSDAL, South Africa (Oct. 3, 2017) – Summer Citrus from South Africa (SCSA) is finishing the season strong with the two final scheduled vessels set to arrive with Navels and Easy Peelers as well as the first shipment of the popular Midknight variety into the United States. The last conventional vessel will arrive to the Port of Philadelphia the week of Oct. 9.
With sophisticated logistics services and consolidated...
July 6, 2017 | Press Releases
CITRUSDAL, South Africa (July 6, 2017) – Kicking off the season strong, Summer Citrus from South Africa (SCSA) is proud to announce the arrival of its first vessel of citrus – containing mostly Navel oranges and Easy Peelers – to the United States. Combining efforts with sophisticated supply chain partners like Holt Logistics and the Port of Philadelphia enables SCSA to provide a steady supply of fresh,...
May 15, 2017 | Press Releases
CITRUSDAL, South Africa (May 15, 2017) – In its second year as a consumer-facing brand, Summer Citrus from South Africa is proud to announce the launch of its 2017 promotion – Swing Into Summer – which aims to bring awareness to South African citrus and encourage trial during the brand’s limited availability in the summer months.
With so many citrus options available throughout the year, the brand learned...
April 28, 2017 | Press Releases
CITRUSDAL, South Africa (Apr. 28, 2017) – This year’s Annual Planning Meeting, hosted by Summer Citrus from South Africa (SCSA) brought members from across the U.S. and Western Cape together to review sales and marketing plans, production volumes, shipping schedules, and category trends to support the 2017 season.
Seald Sweet International’s Mayda Sotomayor opened the planning sessions by introducing the growers, importers, retailers, marketing team, and other key members...
September 21, 2016 | Press Releases
CITRUSDAL, South Africa (Sept. 21, 2016) – Summer Citrus from South Africa (SCSA) approaches the end of a strong growing season with steady volumes of Navels and Midknights available until the end of October. The last conventional vessel will arrive to the Port of Philadelphia the week of Sept. 26, concluding this season’s shipments for SCSA.
“Each year, our goal is to provide superior quality citrus to the U.S....
August 30, 2016 | Articles
July 27, 2016 | Press Releases
CITRUSDAL, South Africa – Summer Citrus from South Africa is continuing to grow business with retailers in Midwestern and Gulf states with a 300% increase in tonnage flowing through the Port of Houston this season.
Each year, approximately 50 000 tons of South African Navels, Easy Peelers, Midknights and Grapefruit are imported into the U.S. primarily through the ports of Philadelphia and New York. As demand for South African citrus has...
July 15, 2016 | Articles