Feb 23, 2018 by Chris Koger
Sweet potato grower-shipper Southern Produce Distributors Inc., Faison, N.C., has hired Randy Swartz as chief financial officer and general manager.
Moxxy Marketing has hired Megan Murphy in the new role of business coordinator.
As the clock winds down on a government mandate for truckers to begin using electronic devices to log hours, Western Growers continues to seek a permanent exemption to produce and other agricultural commodities.
Bi-Lo LLC, which owns Winn-Dixie stores, and Tops Friendly Markets are planning to file for bankruptcy, as Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods continues to put pressure on retailers.
San Miguel Produce Inc. has hired Bob Cummings as vice president of sales and marketing.
Another greenhouse vegetable grower is lending his expertise to the growing number of companies with plans to produce medical marijuana in Canada.
Feb 16, 2018 by Chris Koger
Market Fresh Produce, Nixa, Mo., has promoted two employees in the sourcing department.