Sun World Appoints Jennifer Petersen as Executive Vice President & Chief Science Officer

February 1, 2022 Sun World

Sun World International LLC has appointed Jennifer Petersen as Executive Vice President & Chief Science Officer, CEO & President David Marguleas announced here recently. In this new leadership position, she will oversee all activities, staff and partnerships pertaining to breeding, variety development, genetics and related technologies.

Sun World Expands Footprint in North America

December 30, 2021 Sun World International

Sun World International LLC (Sun World) today announced it has added a stone fruit marketer and two importers to its panel of North American licensees. These include stone fruit marketer, Trinity Fruit, and licensed importers, Capespan North America and Jac. Vandenberg.

Sun World Expands Footprint in Southern Hemisphere

December 21, 2021 Sun World International

Sun World International, LLC (Sun World), announced it has added several marketers to its licensee lineup in the Southern Hemisphere. These include two newly licensed marketers in Peru, PuraFruit and Pampa Baja, as well as Bravis in Brazil and EXSA in South Africa.

Sun World Promotes Melillo to Vice President of Grower Support Services

October 14, 2021 Sun World International

Sun World International LLC has appointed Michele Melillo to the new position of Vice President of Grower Support Services. Melillo recently managed the company’s agronomic support activities. In his new leadership position, he will oversee all technical assistance and applied research programs and staff, assist with variety evaluation and management of the company’s global test site. Sun World’s Grower Support Services team supports its network of 1800+ growers in 15 countries growing Sun World’s table grape and stone fruit varieties.

Sun World Celebrated 45 years of Innovation

June 7, 2021 Sun World

Nearly half a century ago, an upstart California produce company opened its doors with a commitment to bring consumers new, unique and better-tasting fruits and vegetables. That company, Sun World International, LLC (Sun World), this week celebrates 45 years of bold innovation and industry leadership.