Bozzuto's holds 2017 trade show and awards gala

bozz4348MASHANTUCKET, CT -- Bozzuto's Inc. held its 2017 Independent Retailer Conference March 7-8 at Foxwoods, here, featuring its annual Excellence Awards gala as well as a trade show representing all areas of the grocery store, with fresh produce very well represented, as always.

Among the many awards presented at the gala, Heather Culp of Kennie's Marketplace in Gettysburg, PA, was named Bozzuto's Inc.'s Produce Manager of the Year. The award was presented by Greg Veneziano, vice president of perishables at Bozzuto's.

Bozzuto's, the wholesale grocer headquartered in Cheshire, CT, was established in 1945 and is headed by Michael A. Bozzuto, the company's chairman, president and chief executive officer. It serves more than 1,000 retailers in 12 states.

Rob Brett and Pat Steider of Summeripe.