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Gahl Crane has been named director of avocado sales for Gloucester, N.J.-based Fisher Capespan USA LLC
Fisher Capespan also will source California-grown avocados. All fruit will come through a cold storage facility in Santa Ana, Calif. Gahl Crane, who formerly worked for Orange, Calif.-based Prime Produce International LLC, has been named the companyâs director of avocado sales.
Fisher Capespanâs goal is to supply avocados year-round, Marc Solomon, the companyâs president and chief executive officer, said in the release.
Expanding into avocados was a natural fit, Solomon said, given that Fisher Capespan currently sources other commodities from countries in which avocados are grown.
The companyâs focus, Solomon said, has been on grapes, citrus and apples from Chile, Peru, South Africa, Brazil, Argentina and Mexico.