Bulloch Southern Corporate Packers Inc., Immokalee, Fla., has added Cam Bulloch as salesman.
Bulloch, who sold life insurance, joined the vegetable and watermelon grower-shipper in April.
Brian Arrigo, president, said Bulloch’s addition should help diversify Southern Corporate Packers’ customer base. He said Bulloch plans to focus on Northeastern sales.
Bulloch started with the operation by running its transportation during the summer and advanced to sales during the fall.
Southern Corporate sells cucumbers, squash, bell peppers, eggplant and watermelon.
Weis-Buy Farms Inc. enters tropical sales
Weis-Buy Farms Inc., Fort Myers, Fla., has launched a tropical division.
Chuck Weisinger, president and chief executive officer, said he and his brother Mark Weisinger, the company’s assistant general manager, decided to start marketing tropical fruits and vegetables to help expand the company’s sales.
Chuck Weisinger said Weis-Buy started the division over the summer and markets tropicals such as pineapples, yucca, plantains, malanga and hot peppers.
Weis-Buy hired Terry Slobodzian to head the division’s sales.
Slobodzian previously worked as a branch manager of European American Bank in New York.