SIGHTINGS

Mr. Greens celebrates fourth anniversary
Mr. Greens, a Miami-based produce distributor, celebrated its fourth anniversary Aug. 19 with an open house at its new six-acre facility in Miami. Among those in attendance was Tomas Regalado, the mayor... Read more
SpartanNash holds 2015 Holiday Expo
MINNEAPOLIS — Michigan-based SpartanNash held its 2015 Holiday Expo, here, Aug. 26-27 at the downtown convention center for its vendors, independent retailers and corporate stores. Hundreds of exhibitors... Read more
FPFC holds annual golf tournament
The Fresh Produce & Floral Council held its 23rd annual Southern California Golf Tournament Tuesday, Aug. 25 at the Tustin Ranch Golf Club in Tustin, CA. The sold-out event attracted produce professionals... Read more
QPMA kicks off 68th annual convention in Quebec City
The Quebec Produce Marketing Association's 68th annual convention kicked off Aug. 20 with the President's Reception, where attendees gathered to network at the historic Musee del'Amerique Francophone chapel.... Read more
Bozzuto's Inc. holds Merchandising Marketplace 2015
MASHANTUCKET, CT — Bozzuto's Inc. held its Merchandising Marketplace 2015 on Aug. 11-12 at the Fox Tower at Foxwoods, here, with fresh produce well represented, as always. The trade show also included... Read more
SuperValu's 2015 National Expo
SuperValu held its 2015 National Expo Aug. 11-13 at the Saint Paul RiverCentre in St. Paul, MN. More than 4,500 attendees visited over 300 vendors at 400-plus booths in the 170,000-square-foot exhibition... Read more
FPFC's City Of Hope Luncheon
More than 300 produce industry professionals packed the Sheraton Cerritos Hotel Aug. 5 at the Annual FPFC/City Of Hope Luncheon.  The Produce and Floral Division of the Food Industries Circle raised... Read more
NEPC golfers raise money for scholarship fund
HUDSON, MA — The New England Produce Council's scholarship fund got a boost at the end of July, thanks to the council's annual golf tournament. About 135 golfers participated in the council's 19th annual... Read more
Christopher Ranch hosts Garlic Party
The Christopher Ranch Party was held Friday, July 24 at the Eagle Ridge Golf Club in Gilroy, CA. The event brought together members of the garlic industry for a little socializing and taste-testing on... Read more
Women's Fresh Perspectives reception
The Produce Marketing Association held its popular Women's Fresh Perspectives reception July 25 on the top floor of the Marriott hotel, which afforded sweeping views of picturesque Monterey, CA. The reception... Read more