How 100 Billion Cranberries Are Harvested In 6 Weeks | Big Business

November 3, 2021 By admin 0


Starting in mid-September, Ocean Spray farmers across the Northeast start hustling to harvest 100 billion cranberries in just six weeks. But just as harvest was beginning this year, a TikTok featuring a bottle of Ocean Spray Cran-raspberry juice went viral. Soon, retailers struggled to keep cranberry juice on shelves as millions recreated the video. For Ocean Spray, the sudden demand made a rushed harvest even harder. The company had to hire seasonal employees and increase production. Business Insider visited a Massachusetts bog and manufacturing facility to see how the company’s handling demand, harvest, a pandemic, and an upcoming holiday season all at once.

MORE BIG BUSINESS VIDEOS:
How Toilet Paper Companies Dealt With The 845% Demand Spike | Big Business

How Ben & Jerry’s Makes Nearly One Million Pints A Day | Big Business

How Airplane Interiors Are Designed | Big Business

——————————————————

#Cranberries #Harvest #BusinessInsider

Business Insider tells you all you need to know about business, finance, tech, retail, and more.

Visit us at:
Subscribe:
BI on Facebook:
BI on Instagram:
BI on Twitter:
BI on Amazon Prime:

How 100 Billion Cranberries Are Harvested In 6 Weeks | Big Business