First it was pre-peeled oranges sold in plastic packaging at Whole Foods and now it’s pre-cut avocado halves wrapped in plastic and sold in a box at Sobeys?
A shopper in Thornhill, Ontario took a picture and posted it online asking why we would need our avocado cut and wrapped for us.
The store responded by saying “This product was developed for people who might be new to using avocados and for a little more convenience. It eliminates the guess work when it comes to ripeness and any challenges if you are not familiar with peeling and seeding a fresh avocado. The packaging is there to keep the fresh wholesome appearance and quality of the avocado without it browning prior to consumption.”
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