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Keeping a Superfood Safe In Time of Crisis

Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic, when America’s Consumption of Avocados from Peru Remains High, Peruvian Producers are Maintaining Stringent Safety Measures to Protect Consumers Peru is Poised to Export Between 180 Million and 190 Million Pounds During this 2020 Summer Season Washington, D.C., May 4, 2020 — While the COVID-19 pandemic has put the world in […]

A Message From Avocados From Peru COVID-19 Pandemic

Washington DC & Lima, Peru – March 20, 2020. The U.S. based Peruvian Avocado Commission (PAC), and its sister association, ProHass of Peru, welcome the measures being taken by our respective governments in the fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Our thoughts go out to the people who have been affected by this unprecedented event and […]

Avocados From Peru Closes Out 2019 Season

Washington, D.C., October 15, 2019 – This season, Avocados from Peru (AFP) continued to exceed expectations of quality and supply. Peru’s commitment to sustainable and socially responsible agricultural practices, and its reputation as a reliable supply source, solidified AFP’s dominance in the industry as one of the largest suppliers of avocados during the summer months. […]

Kaypi Peru Celebration

TO RECEIVE AN INVITATION PLEASE CONTACT: John Stranger, EHY [email protected] Avocados from Peru: Superfood Star of the Embassy of Peru’s July 25 National Day Celebration at the National Museum of the American Indian Our extravaganza will include one-of-a-kind specialty dishes including the Avocados from Peru Gelateria serving custom-made avocado gelatos. Top food influencers will celebrate […]

Avocados from Peru Teams With Iconic Brands for 2019 Summer Season – Including New York Jets, Michelin Guide, FIFA Women’s World Cup, and More

Washington D.C., May 22, 2019 – Avocados from Peru (AFP) is teaming up this summer with some of the world’s most iconic brands in food and sports (two of America’s favorite pastimes), including the New York Jets, FIFA Women’s World Cup, and the Michelin Guide, to name a few. AFP – NYJ Summer Partnership “We […]

Xavier Equihua, President & CEO of the Peruvian Avocado Commission Announces 2019 – 2021 Board of Directors, Officers & Marketing Committee

Washington D.C., March 8, 2019 – Xavier Equihua, President and CEO of the Peruvian Avocado Commission, announced the 2019-2021 Board of Directors, Officers and Marketing Committee that will be key in driving growth and creating increased opportunity for the organization. With preparations for the upcoming season well underway, these individuals will help guide efforts that […]

Avocados from Peru and World Avocado Organization Celebrate Most Successful 2018 Season with ‘Avoween’ Recipes

Avocado ‘Avoween’ unique inspired recipes and images styled by Fooddeco exclusively for Avocados from Peru & the World Avocado Organization Washington, D.C. & London, October 23, 2018 –In celebration of a record breaking 2018 season, Avocados from Peru (AFP) and the World Avocado Organization have partnered with Fooddeco to launch a series of ‘Avoween’ images, […]

Avocados from Peru to Treat Yankees Baseball Fans to Free Peruvian Avocado Toppings During Labor Day Weekend Games

Washington, D.C., August 30, 2018 – In celebration of Labor Day weekend, Avocados From Peru (AFP), WCBS-FM of New York and the Yankees radio stations in English & Spanish, are treating baseball fans to a free topping of Peruvian avocado with the purchase of a hotdog, salad, nachos and more during the New York Yankees […]

Avocados from Peru Celebrates 197th Anniversary of the Independence of Peru at Ambassador Reception

Washington, D.C., July 27, 2018 – Avocados From Peru (AFP) enjoyed a tasteful reception at the Peruvian Embassy in Washington, D.C. celebrating the 197th anniversary of the independence of Peru. Hosted by Peruvian Ambassador Carlos Pareja, the event showcased various delectable Peruvian dishes and supplied guests with Peruvian avocado gift bags, which included Peruvian avocados […]

Avocados from Peru Partners with California Walnuts to Create First Ever Superfood In-Store Tasting with Top Retailers in the U.S. and Europe

Avocados From Peru and California Walnuts superfood tastings will launch in the U.S. and Europe summer 2018 Washington D.C., May 21, 2018 – Avocados From Peru is thrilled to join forces with California Walnuts to promote two of the world’s most potent superfoods through the first ever in-store tasting collaboration between two nutrient-rich powerhouse foods […]