Mark Mulcahy

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Mark Mulcahy
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CDS Consulting Co-op
Mark Mulcahy is a produce consultant and a member of CDS Consulting Co-op.

Author's Articles

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I was standing in a produce department the other day stickering what seemed like thousands of tomatoes with little green stickers. A customer walked up and said, “Why do you do that?

133 November - December - 2007 January 19, 2009

If you are a produce manager, you wear many hats: stocker, scheduler, buyer, counselor, margin manager.

147 March - April - 2010 March 22, 2010

By Mark Mulcahy

094 May - June - 2001 January 8, 2004
Have you read the latest news stories on food bioterrorism in the US and around the world?

Tali

099 March - April - 2002 January 7, 2004

What aspect of most produce departments is not given enough time or resources, yet can have the greatest impact on your crew's efficiency and positive attitude?

090 September - October - 2000 January 8, 2004
Seek ye the diamond in the rough.

The economy slows down, and produce departments start looking for answer

097 November - December - 2001 January 8, 2004

100 May - June - 2002 January 7, 2004

Do you have the AM/PM blues in your store's produce section?

093 March - April - 2001 January 8, 2004

091 November - December - 2000 January 8, 2004

Recently I had a couple conversations that I found disturbing. The first was with a new young produce manager I have been working with on shrink, margins and ordering.

082 May - June - 1999 January 8, 2004

I once saw a bumper sticker that said, "If you think education is expensive, try ignorance".

087 March - April - 2000 January 8, 2004
Reviewing how you spend your day can reveal some simple ways to regain lost minutes or hours.

I'd like to touch on a few area

085 November - December - 1999 January 8, 2004

To everything turn, turn, turn, there is a season, turn, turn, turn....

083 July - August - 1999 January 8, 2004

Suggestions for avoiding "fatigue brought about by devotion to a cause, a way of life, or a relationship that failed to produce the expected reward."

086 January - February - 2000 January 8, 2004

Let's see if this sounds familiar: You set a great produce stand, so beautiful people don't want to touch it.

101 July - August - 2002 January 7, 2004

Have you had a good idea that you let percolate for a while, shaping and reshaping it in your mind?

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011