Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in New York, northern Pennsylvania, western Vermont and north-central Massachusetts announced its 2017 Produce Managers of the Year. Nominees from each district were evaluated on several criteria, including sales growth, overall department conditions, and development of associates, customer interaction, merchandising, shrink and profitability. Each region was... Read more

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Zambito Produce Sales increases sourcing from Northeast and Canada
West Deptford, NJ-based Zambito Produce Sales handles potatoes, California Navel oranges and onions and mixed vegetables. The company, in business since the mid-1970s, services primarily foodservice operators through distribution centers, wholesalers and repackers. Its customers are located as far south as Maryland, north into New England and in the Midwest.... Read more

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Tommy Kovacevich lauds team member Ry Manos for great job
Tommy Kovacevich, president and chief operating officer for Kovacevich-Philadelphia Inc., located at the Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market, told The Produce News that Ry Manos, a third-generation produce professional, began working for TMK in 2012, and has done an outstanding job for the company. “Ry has done literally every job in the ‘store’... Read more


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Kroger announces exec changes, hiring event
The Kroger Co. announced the retirement of Sukanya Madlinger, senior vice president of retail divisions, and the promotion of Calvin Kaufman to succeed her. Kaufman currently serves as president of Kroger's Louisville division. Ann Reed will succeed Kaufman as president of the Louisville division. Additionally,... Read more