January 12, 2018

Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) lifts romaine lettuce consumption advisory

On January 10, 2018, the Public Health Agency of Canada reported that an outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157:H7 infections (STEC O157:H7) they had identified was linked to romaine lettuce […]
January 5, 2018

Sweet Life Farms

From mid-December to mid-March, Sweet Life Farms ships the very best strawberries from Florida to J.E. Russell for exclusive distribution. We proudly bring these strawberries to […]
December 22, 2017

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Each year we make a contribution to a charitable organization in our community that is important to us. Again this year we are supporting Sick Kids […]
November 24, 2017

Happy 40th Birthday J.E. Russell Produce!

November 14, 1977 marked the first day that the doors of J.E. Russell Produce opened for business at the Ontario Food Terminal. 40 years later John […]
November 10, 2017

Lettuce Help You!

Is J.E. Russell your go to wholesaler for organic and conventional packaged salads and food service lettuces? It should be. We have the biggest and best […]
November 3, 2017

Holy Shiitake!

How much room will this blog take up? As mushroom as it needs! Have you met your J.E. Russell salesperson? He’s a real fungi! In addition […]