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 Ladies of Southern Roots gather for an inspirational lunch
ORLANDO, FL — The ladies of Southern Roots, SEPC’s leadership program for women in produce, gathered during Southern Exposure 2019 at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort, here. Following... Read more
Southern Exposure takes the cake
In place of its traditional ribbon-cutting ceremony, the Southeast Produce Council kicked off this year's trade show with a cake-cutting ceremony in honor of the council's 20th anniversary. The trade show, called... Read more
STARS and STEP-UPP dinner at Southern Exposure
ORLANDO, FL — The STARS and STEP-UPP dinner was held Thursday evening, March 7, here at The Swan Hotel during the Southeast Produce Council's 2019 Southern Exposure. Raina Nelson of Renaissance Food Group... Read more
SEPC celebrates like it's 1999 at opening reception
The Southeast Produce Council is celebrating its 20th anniversary at Southern Exposure 2019: Produce like it’s 1999! This year’s event kicked off March 7 and runs through March 9 at the Walt Disney World... Read more
Bozzuto's holds 2019 awards gala and trade show
MASHANTUCKET, CT — Bozzuto's Inc. held its 2019 Independent Retailer Conference March 5-6 at Foxwoods, here. The event featured the annual Excellence Awards gala as well as a trade show representing all... Read more
EPC in a New York state of mind for first meeting of 2019
HACKENSACK, NJ — The Empire State was the focus of the Eastern Produce Council's first meeting of 2019, held at the Stony Hill Inn, here, on Feb. 26. Sponsored by the New York Department of Agriculture... Read more
NWA convention features industry presentations, awards
WAIKOLOA, HI -- The National Watermelon Association held its 105th annual convention on the Big Island of Hawai'i, which featured various presentations and recognition of industry members. {igallery ... Read more
Hawai’i says aloha to NWA’s 105th annual convention
WAIKOLOA BEACH, HI -- The National Watermelon Association kicked off its 105th annual convention on the Big Island of Hawai’i, here, Feb. 21 with an opening reception featuring a traditional Hawaiian luau.... Read more
Former retailer highlights FPFC NorCal luncheon meeting
Steve Junqueiro, former longtime retail executive with Save Mart Supermarkets, served as the keynote speaker at the Fresh Produce & Floral Council Feb. 20 membership luncheon in Pleasanton, CA. He... Read more
SpartanNash Wild West Show rides into Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- Under a festive Wild West theme, SpartanNash’s annual fresh and general food distribution west expo gathered at the Minneapolis Convention Center Feb. 13-14. “We service 350 stores out... Read more