Market Fresh Produce, Nixa, Mo., promoted Tyler Phipps to director of field operations, a newly created position in connect with the company’s expansion plan.
In the position, Phipps is responsible for increasing overall supply efficiencies that lower costs within the supply chain.
Phipps began his Market Fresh career in 2007 as a category manager. He was promoted to national procurement director in 2011.
“Tyler has developed a broad understanding of every category we offer, starting from the ground, all the way up to the consumer making the buying decision at store level,” senior director of business development, Mike Kemp, said in a news release.