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New Hunts Point Produce Market logo points to fresh vision

The Hunts Point Produce Market has a bright new logo to go along with a new era of leadership and fresh outlook of its place in the marketplace.

Crystal Valley purchases specialty importer Joco produce

Crystal Valley Foods, Miami, is finalizing the purchase of Asian, tropical and specialty fruit and vegetable importer Joco Produce, Medley, Fla.

Should U.S.-grown produce come first?

Do U.S. buyers and consumers need to show more love and loyalty to U.S. produce?

SunFarm Food Service grows school business

With a 20,000-square-foot facility just off the St. Louis Produce Market, SunFarm Food Service is expanding its business with schools.
Nov 06, 2019 by Tom Karst #St. Louis, #Wholesalers

St. Louis Produce Market continues to serve region

At nearly 70 years old, the St. Louis Produce Market may be a senior citizen, but it is by no means retiring.
Nov 06, 2019 by Tom Karst #St. Louis, #Wholesalers

Associated Wholesale Grocers announces leadership changes

Kansas City, Kan.-based Associated Wholesale Grocers has made changes to bring wholesale operations, sales, services and subsidiaries under one operating team.

Liberty Fruit extends reach

Kansas City, Kan.-based Liberty Fruit Co. is growing well beyond its Kansas City home, according to its CEO.

Keith Connell Inc. expands

With offices in Kansas City and Nogales, Ariz., Keith Connell Inc. is expanding its reach throughout the nation.
Oct 21, 2019 by Tom Karst #Heartland, #Wholesalers

C&C Produce positioned for growth

NORTH KANSAS CITY, MO. — C&C Produce is well positioned for growth, co-owner Nick Conforti believes.
Oct 21, 2019 by Tom Karst #Heartland, #Wholesalers

Why the middleman still matters

Farm to table is the ethos of the last decade’s food culture, or in our industry’s case, it’s often farm to store shelf.