Category Archives: 2014 Mango season

New office location

Rudge Produce Systems is currently located upstairs in the Melbourne Market Authority office building. Our contact details are: Phone: 03 9408 4645 Fax 03 9401 4625 Email:

Epping market move

Rudge Produce Systems is currently in the process of moving its office out to the Epping market. For all inquiries please continue to use the current contact details (our mailing address has now changed). We will be updating these over the next few weeks

2014 Mango season

The 2014 Mango season is upon us with both Kensington Pride and R2E2 varieties seen throughout the markets. Fruit has generally been marked with scars and other cosmetic defects. Resin canal disorder (RCD) had been an issue in the earlier consignments but has since declined. Cleaner lines with consistent colour are starting to filter throughREAD MORE

Seafreight Thompsons

The first sea shipments of USA Thompson Seedless grapes have now arrived in Australia. After a nervous wait most importers are cautiously optimistic about the future of their Thompson Seedless programs. Thompson Seedless is Australia’s most popular grape variety and three years ago USA Thompsons were a huge hit with Australian consumers. That was beforeREAD MORE