IFPA opens nominations for 2023 Produce Excellence in Foodservice Awards program


The 2022 Sixth Annual Produce Business Innovation Award Winners

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From the latest spice and flavor combinations, wrapped in a user-friendly produce snack to packaging innovations that enhance sustainability, the Sixth Annual Produce Business Innovation Honor winners brought their best to the table and store shelves. With a focus on “Product, Packaging and Procedure” in the attempt to help the…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: TIM YORK

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Over the form of the yr, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Tim York of Markon Cooperative. Originally printed in the Oct 2021 issue of Produce Business. TIM YORKCEO, Leafy Greens Marketing Understanding (LGMA)Former President, Markon Cooperative With grace and…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Deviation: MAYDA SOTOMAYOR-KIRK

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Over the form of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’s featured Vanguard is Mayda Sotomayor-Kirk of Seald Sweet. Originally printed in the October 2021 issue of Produce Concern. MAYDA SOTOMAYOR-KIRKChief Executive OfficerSeald-Sweetness Immature. Female. English language as a second language. Some might…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: FRANK PADILLA

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’s featured Vanguard is Frank Padilla of Costco Wholesale. Originally printed in the Oct 2021 effect of Produce Business. FRANK PADILLAVP, GMM Produce and MeatCostco Wholesale During his remarkable tenure at Issaquah,WA-based…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Departure: PAUL MASTRONARDI

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Over the course of the twelvemonth, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’south featured Vanguard is Paul Mastronardi of Mastronardi Produce. Originally printed in the October 2021 effect of Produce Business. PAUL MASTRONARDIPresident/CEOMastronardi Produce An innovator and front-runner in the greenhouse industry, this fourth-generation…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: DAVE CORSI

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Over the course of the twelvemonth, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Dave Corsi of Wegmans Food Markets. Originally printed in the October 2021 issue of Produce Business. DAVE CORSIVP of Produce and FloralWegmans Nutrient Markets In the tumultuous aftermath…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: CATHY BURNS

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Over the course of the year, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’due south featured Vanguard is Cathy Burns of Produce Marketing Association. Originally printed in the October 2021 result of Produce Business. CATHY BURNSChief ExecutiveProduce Marketing Clan The confidence that consumers have in produce…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Deviation: JOE NUCCI

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Over the course of the twelvemonth, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Joe Nucci of Mann Packing Company. Originally printed in the Oct 2021 issue of Produce Business. JOE NUCCI(1964-2005)President and CEOMann Packing Company, Salinas, CA Joe Nucci, who died…
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2022 Marketing Excellence Honor: Total Speed Alee

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34th Annual Marketing Excellence Awards It was total speed alee for produce marketers in 2022, and the PRODUCE Business organisation 34th Annual Marketing Excellence Awards program reflected a renewed sense of energy and purpose in the produce manufacture. With the pandemic steadily receding in the rearview mirror, it was fourth dimension for…
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2023 Produce Business Marketing Excellence Awards

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Turn Your Marketing Into An Award Winning Experience Right now, and on through June 1, 2023, we’re taking entries for the 34th Annual Marketing Excellence Awards Program, presented by PRODUCE BUSINESS. The awards recognize excellence in marketing in each of six categories: retailers, foodservice, wholesalers, shippers, commodity organizations and allied service/product providers. Print, broadcast and…
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40 Nether twoscore Class of 2022: Saluting Ascension Stars Of the Industry

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Congratulations to the 2022 grade of our annual 40 Nether xl awards program! This yr’s forty Under 40 list spotlights ascent entrepreneurs and leaders who have shaped the produce industry in a very short time, and are paving the mode for what comes adjacent. This year’south winners illustrate the force…
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2022 Produce Business Marketing Excellence Awards

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Turn Your Marketing Into An Award Winning Experience Correct at present, and on through June 21, 2022, we’re taking entries for the 34th Almanac Marketing Excellence Awards Program, presented by PRODUCE BUSINESS. The awards recognize excellence in marketing in each of six categories: retailers, foodservice, wholesalers, shippers, commodity organizations and allied service/production providers. Print, broadcast and…
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The 2021 Fifth Almanac PRODUCE Business organisation Innovation Award Winners

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From new twists on leafy greens and carrots to the latest innovations in peppers and salad kits, the Fifth Annual PRODUCE BUSINESS Innovation Laurels winners did non disappoint as they aimed to inspire consumers to swallow more produce. With a focus on Product, Packaging and Process, PRODUCE Business organization presents the…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: ROGER PEPPERL

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Over the course of the yr, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Roger Pepperl of Stemilt Growers. Originally printed in the August 2021 result of Produce Concern. ROGER PEPPERLMarketing Director (retired)Stemilt Growers In an era of American consumerism ruled by…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: MARC OSHIMA

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Over the course of the yr, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Marc Oshima of AeroFarms. Originally printed in the Baronial 2021 issue of Produce Business. Marc OshimaCo-founderAeroFarms When he launched Newark, NJ-based AeroFarms with partners David Rosenberg and Ed…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: MICHAEL MUZYK

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Over the form of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’due south featured Vanguard is Michael Muzyk of Baldor Specialty Foods. Originally printed in the Baronial 2021 issue of Produce Business. Michael MuzykPresidentBaldor Specialty Foods With a work ethic second to none, Michael…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: J. SCHWANKE

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Over the form of the yr, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is J. Schwanke of Ubloom.com. Originally printed in the September 2021 issue of Produce Business. J. SchwankeFlower ExpertUbloom.com Reaching more than 96 meg households with his television show, this…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Departure: ALVARO LUQUE

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Over the form of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Alvaro Luque of Avocados from Mexico. Originally printed in the September 2021 issue of Produce Business. Alvaro LuquePresident/CEOAvocados from Mexico A brilliant marketer and out-of-the-box thinker, Alvaro Luque,…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: TONYA ANTLE

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Over the course of the twelvemonth, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’due south featured Vanguard is Tonya Antle of Organic Produce Network. Originally printed in the September 2021 effect of Produce Business concern. Tonya AntleCo-Founder and CEOOrganic Produce Network The dissemination manufacture’southward loss is the…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Deviation: RICK ANTLE

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Over the course of the yr, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Rick Antle of Tanimura & Antle. Originally printed in the September 2021 issue of Produce Business. RICK ANTLE(1956-2018)Founder/CEOTanimura & Antle Leader. Larger than life. Fable. These are a…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Divergence: MILES REITER

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Over the course of the twelvemonth, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’south featured Vanguard is Miles Reiter of Driscoll’due south. Originally printed in the November 2020 event of Produce Business organization. Miles ReiterDriscoll’s Deep in his Dna, equally a fourth-generation grower and son of one…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: DAVID MARGULEAS

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Over the course of the yr, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’due south featured Vanguard is David Marguleas of Lord’s day World International. Originally printed in the November 2020 issue of Produce Business. David MarguleasSun World International Sun Globe has at its helm David Marguleas,…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Divergence: BOB BACKOVICH

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Bob Backovich of Safeway Stores. Originally printed in the November 2020 issue of Produce Business. Bob Backovich(1931-2008)Vice President of Produce and FloralSafeway Stores Bob Backovich was big in…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Departure: TIM VAUX

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Over the grade of the twelvemonth, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Tim Vaux of DuPont Company. Originally printed in the May 2021 event of Produce Business. Tim VauxDuPont Visitor Tim Vaux will forever be known equally the father of…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: CARL FIELDS

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Over the class of the year, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Carl Fields of Monterey Mushrooms. Originally printed in the May 2021 issue of Produce Business. Carl Fields(1951-2004)Monterey Mushrooms Past Don Harris, old VP of Produce at Safeway and…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: BRYAN SILBERMANN

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Over the form of the twelvemonth, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’s featured Vanguard is Bryan Silberman of the Produce Marketing Association. Originally printed in the October 2020 issue of Produce Business. Bryan SilbermanProduce Marketing Association Taking his mentor Bob Carey’southward atomic number 82, Silbermann…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Divergence: BRUCE PETERSON

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Over the class of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’due south featured Vanguard is Bruce Peterson of Walmart / Peterson Insights. Originally printed in the October 2020 event of Produce Business organisation. Bruce PetersonWalmart / Peterson Insights Information technology’southward non easy to overstate the…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: BOB DiPIAZZA

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Over the grade of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Bob DiPiazza of Dominicks / Sam’s Club / Sun Pacific / DiPiazza Consulting Services. Originally printed in the October 2020 issue of Produce Business. Bob DiPiazzaDominicks / Sam’s…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: DICK SPEZZANO

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Over the form of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’south featured Vanguard is Dick Spezzano of The Vons Companies / Spezzano Consulting Services. Originally printed in the October 2020 outcome of Produce Business. Dick SpezzanoThe Vons Companies/ Spezzano Consulting Services “Dick…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: BOB CAREY

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Over the grade of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Bob Carey of the Produce Marketing Association. Originally printed in the October 2020 issue of Produce Business. BOB CAREYProduce Marketing Clan Leading the Produce Marketing Clan from 1958…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Departure: JIM LEMKE

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’south featured Vanguard is Jim Lemke of CH Robinson. Originally printed in the August 2021 upshot of Produce Business organization. Jim LemkePresident (retired)CH Robinson Jim Lemke, a visionary at the pulse of innovative…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Departure: DOUG GRANT

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Over the grade of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Doug Grant of The Oppenheimer Group. Originally printed in the August 2021 consequence of Produce Business organization. DOUG GRANTExecutive Vice President/Main Operating Officer (retired)The Oppenheimer Group Doug Grant is…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: MATTHEW D’ARRIGO

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Over the grade of the yr, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’southward featured Vanguard is Matthew D’Arrigo of D’Arrigo New York. Originally printed in the August 2021 issue of Produce Concern. Matthew D’ArrigoChief Executive OfficerD’Arrigo New York Matthew D’Arrigo grew up under the…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: KAREN CAPLAN

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Over the form of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’southward featured Vanguard is Karen Caplan of Frieda’south Specialty Produce. Originally printed in the August 2021 upshot of Produce Concern. Karen CaplanPresident/CEOFrieda’s Specialty Produce Karen Caplan says she didn’t understand how unique…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Divergence: JOE PEZZINI

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Over the grade of the twelvemonth, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Joe Pezzini, Ocean Mist Farms. Originally printed in the July 2021 issue of Produce Concern. Joe PezziniOcean Mist Farms Joe Pezzini, president and chief executive of Castroville, CA-based…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: JAY PACK

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Over the course of the yr, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’due south featured Vanguard is Jay Pack, Standard Fruit & Vegetable/The Pack Family Foundation. Originally printed in the July 2021 outcome of Produce Business organization. Jay PackStandard Fruit & Vegetable/The Pack Family Foundation Jay…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: LISA CORK

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Over the class of the year, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Lisa Cork, Fresh Produce Marketing Ltd. Originally printed in the July 2021 issue of Produce Business. Lisa CorkFresh Produce Marketing Ltd. Award-winning strategist Lisa Cork is American born,…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: JOHN McALEAVEY

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’south featured Vanguard is John McAleavey, Eastern Produce Council. JOHN McALEAVEY(1934-2015)Eastern Produce Council In that location are matchmakers, and then there are match-mentors. John McAleavey, who served as executive director of the Eastern Produce…
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BREAKTHROUGH MARKETING: 12 Creative COVID-killing campaigns

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33rd Annual Marketing Excellence Awards Originally printed in the August 2021 result of Produce Business. The COVID-nineteen pandemic challenged existing marketing strategies for everyone, but the winners of the Produce Business 33rd Annual Marketing Excellence Awards crafted campaigns that were personally relevant to their target markets — oftentimes aligning them…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Departure: WILLIAM WATSON

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’s featured Vanguard is William Watson, The Fresh Approach. Originally printed in the June 2021 issue of Produce Business organization. William Watson changed the mural for U.South. article research and promotion boards. Bringing…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Departure: RICH DACHMAN

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Over the form of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Rich Dachman, Brighter Bites. Originally printed in the June 2021 issue of Produce Business organization. RICH DACHMANBrighter Bites(Former vice president of produce for Sysco) Dorsum when he was still…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: TERRY VORHEES

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Over the grade of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’s featured Vanguard is Terry Vorhees, Southeast Produce Council. Originally printed in the June 2021 issue of Produce Business. TERRY VORHEES(1950–2014)Southeast Produce Council If it hadn’t been for Terry Vorhees, in that location might…
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forty-under-Twoscore Form OF 2021 — RISING STARS OF THE Industry

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Winners of our almanac 40-Under-Forty awards program should exist truly honored because they were called past their swain industry mentors. PRODUCE Business organisation conducted an extensive, widespread search to elicit nominations for meridian young leaders. The search involved communication with thousands of manufacture executives along the entire supply chain. This year’due south…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: LYNDA RESNICK

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This calendar month’s featured Vanguard is Lynda Resnick, The Wonderful Company. Originally printed in the April 2021 issue of Produce Business concern. LYNDA RESNICK Lynda Resnick is truly an infrequent person, who has melded her…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Divergence: ED McLAUGHLIN

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Over the course of the year, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Ed McLaughlin, Cornell Academy. Originally printed in the April 2021 issue of Produce Concern. ED McLAUGHLIN What sets Professor Ed McLaughlin apart from his bookish peers has been…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Departure: JACK PANDOL

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Over the course of the year, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Jack Pandol, Pandol Bros. Originally printed in the Apr 2021 issue of Produce Business. JACK PANDOL Jack Pandol lived a remarkable life filled with a determination to innovate…
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Jubilant 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: REGGIE GRIFFIN

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Reggie Griffin, The Kroger Company (retired) / Reggie Griffin Strategies, LLC. Originally printed in the March 2021 issue of Produce Business organisation. REGGIE GRIFFIN From produce clerk to corporate…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Fabricated a Difference: FRIEDA CAPLAN

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Over the course of the twelvemonth, nosotros pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’s featured Vanguard is Frieda Caplan of Frieda’due south Specialty Inc. Originally printed in the March 2021 event of Produce Business. FRIEDA CAPLAN1923–2020 Feisty, ingenious, and trailblazing, Frieda Caplan broke drinking glass ceilings and…
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Celebrating 35 Years — Vanguards Who Made a Difference: STEVE BARNARD

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Over the course of the year, we pay tribute to 35 living Vanguards and 12 departed heroes. This month’south featured Vanguard is Steve Barnard of Mission Produce. Originally printed in the March 2021 issue of Produce Business. STEVE BARNARD Two of import lessons have paved the professional life of Steve Barnard,…
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