Fresh Summit Exhibitors Donate 228,400 Lbs. of Fresh Produce to Second Harvest Food Bank

The donation of 228,400 pounds of produce to Second Harvest was made possible thanks to the generosity of fresh produce companies who exhibited at Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) Fresh Summit Convention & Expo earlier this month in Anaheim, California, USA. Food bank volunteers collected the fresh produce directly from the show floor at the Anaheim Convention Center.

Micky Byland Named PMA Floral Marketer of the Year

Micky Byland, senior VP of sales at N.G. Heimos Greenhouses and cofounder of Micky’s Minis Flora Express, was awarded Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) 2019 Floral Marketer of the Year Award on Oct. 18 at PMA’s Fresh Summit Convention & Expo in Anaheim, Calif., USA.

Mucci Farms wins Best Sustainable Packaging Award at Fresh Summit 2019

October 22, 2019 Mucci Farms

“To win this category in particular is exciting because sustainability is by far the top of mind subject in the food industry today,” says Emily Murracas, Director of Marketing.

Pear Bureau Northwest Names Harris Teeter 2019 Retailer of the Year

October 21, 2019 Pear Bureau Northwest

“Over the course of the past season, Harris Teeter put forth commendable efforts to build their pear category,” stated PBNW President and CEO Kevin Moffitt.

SUNSET WOW Berries Promo Named Best in Show

October 21, 2019 SUNSET

SUNSET® unleashed a tidal wave of flavor on the Produce Marketing Association this weekend with its latest premium berry innovation. Each of the six WOW™ berries received rave reviews from conference attendees for their unique flavor profiles and better-than-chocolate taste experience.