J.E. Russell Produce hires Mike Pirri

Feb 19, 2020 by Tom Burfield
J.E. Russell Produce Ltd. has hired Mike Pirri, a 21-year veteran of the produce industry with experience in wholesale and retail, to head up a new melon and grape program, said Hutch Morton, senior vice president.

Organic produce popular in Toronto

Feb 16, 2020 by Tom Burfield
Like produce buyers everywhere, those who do business at the Ontario Food Terminal in Toronto are seeking out organic fruits and vegetables every day, and many suppliers are going to great lengths to meet their needs.