Jeff Abrash, owner, of Andrews Bros. Inc., Detroit, said business remains steady at the Detroit Produce Terminal.
“There are still about 5 million people in the area,” he said. “That’s a lot of mouths to feed. That means tremendous opportunity. ”
Dominic Russo, produce buyer and sales for Rocky Produce Inc., Detroit, also was optimistic.
“I think there is a better feeling in our community,” he said. “Everyone is working hard. Companies are hiring, and people are taking on jobs and getting back in the workforce. Things are definitely looking up for Detroit.”