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QPMA holds 69th annual convention in Montreal
MONTREAL — The Quebec Produce Marketing Association held its 69th annual convention at the Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, here. The convention drew members of the produce industry from Quebec... Read more
Russ Davis Wholesale Crazy Fresh Produce Show
BLOOMINGTON, MN — Minnesota-based Russ Davis Wholesale held its annual Crazy Fresh Produce Show here on Aug. 10, and it drew hundreds of customer partners from more than eight states. The one-day... Read more
SuperValu’s 2016 National Expo draws more than 4,200 attendees to St. Paul
ST. PAUL, MN — The SuperValu National Expo was held Aug. 9-11 at the RiverCentre. More than 4,200 attendees representing hundreds of retail stores and more than 400 vendors gathered for the industry-only... Read more
FPFC convenes for annual City of Hope luncheon
CERRITOS, CA — The annual FPFC Membership & City of Hope Luncheon drew a massive audience of produce professionals to the Sheraton Cerritos Hotel on Wednesday, Aug. 10. Through donations... Read more
Bozzuto's Inc.'s Merchandising Marketplace always a popular event
MASHANTUCKET, CT — Bozzuto's Inc. held its 2016 Merchandising Marketplace on Aug. 9-10 at the Fox Tower at Foxwoods, here. Fresh produce was a key part of the show, which is always popular with vendors... Read more
California Avocado Commission hosts media tour
LOS ANGELES — The California Avocado Commission hosted a media tour for bloggers, consumer and trade media, and registered dietitians Aug. 6 in Southern California. The first stop of the tour was... Read more
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market expands Twin Cities presence
TWIN CITIES, MN — Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, a Chicago-based full-service specialty grocer, kicked off its opening week in the Minneapolis suburb of Savage on Aug. 2 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony... Read more
Christopher Ranch celebrates 60th anniversary
Each year, Christopher Ranch holds a party for its friends and garlic industry colleagues coinciding with the world famous Gilroy Garlic Festival. But this year, the event was extra special as the company... Read more
PMA Foodservice Conference & Expo
PMA’s 35th annual Foodservice Conference & Expo in Monterey, CA, attracted 1,952 attendees, including more than 485 foodservice distributors and more than 190 operators, who came to explore new... Read more
PMA Foodservice opening reception
The 2016 PMA Foodservice Conference & Expo got off to a fast start with a packed opening reception at the Hyatt Monterey Hotel & Spa in Monterey, CA, July 29. The Foodservice Conference Opening... Read more