Sambrailo Packaging receives the Best Packaging Promo award on the PMA Fresh Summit expo floor. ( Courtesy Produce Marketing Association )

Sambrailo Packaging’s eco-friendly ReadyCycle and Shenandoah Growers’ “That’s Tasty" herb line took top marketing awards at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit in Orlando, Fla.

The two companies joined others at Fresh Summit in being recognized for their presence on the expo show floor during the show, Oct. 19-20.

Sambrailo’s ReadyCycle, which received the Best Packaging Promo award, is a plastic-free packaging alternative, according to the company.

“We are committed to driving change in the agriculture packaging industry to ensure businesses and consumers reduce their environmental impact and ecological footprint,” Juana Ramírez, Sambrailo’s director of sales and marketing, said in a news release.

The Best Overall Product Promo award, given to Shenandoah Growers, encourages marketing innovation by recognizing products that drive sales, according to the release.

“We are very excited about the opportunity to showcase our products and innovations as indoor vertical growing experts in the culinary herb category,” Nadine Williams, director of marketing at Shenandoah Growers, said in the release. “Our new brand, ‘That’s Tasty,’ has been brought to the spotlight with a modern approach to a flavorful line.”

The PMA also announced these booth awards:

  • Snack It Forward, Best of Show, in-line booth;
  • Triple H Produce, Best of Show, island booth; and
  • Fresh Cravings LLC, Best First-Time Exhibitor