The importer of berries recently announced plans to add grapes, citrus and avocados to its offerings.
Federle’s prior experience in the fresh produce industry includes stints with Ayco Farms, Central American Produce, Chiquita and Del Monte Fresh Produce Co. N.A., according to a news release. Most recently, he was key account manager at Southern Specialties for about two years.
“He’s known our family for a long time and he understands how we do business,” Mike Bowe, vice president at Dave’s Specialty Imports, said in the release.