Fresno Food Expo offers fresh opportunities - The Packer

Fresno Food Expo offers fresh opportunities

07/25/2014 09:54:00 AM
Vicky Boyd

Aaron Boyd, vendor development manager for Brampton, Ontario-based-Loblaw Companies Ltd., snaps a picture of Woot Froot sliced peaches, nectarine and pears.Vicky BoydAaron Boyd, vendor development manager for Brampton, Ontario-based-Loblaw Cos. Ltd., snaps a picture of Woot Froot sliced peaches, nectarine and pears as Brittnie Hammack, food safety director and vice president of production for Fresno-based Fresh Fruit Cuts, looks on.Squash is one of the subgroups included in the USDA guidelines, Jacobo said. She also liked that the kits are colorful and contain both yellow and green summer squash “because you eat with your eyes first, so this is perfect.”

Jeff Earl, vice president of operations and supply chain for Fresno-based Saladino’s Foodservice Distribution, said he attended the expo because of the networking and business opportunities it provided.

“I’m always looking for different products to grow our customer base of fresh salad bar business, so I’m always looking for fresh produce items,” Earl said.


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