FOCUS ON FRESH
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From the farmers in the field plant- ing and harvesting to the research and development done behind the scenes, to the care that goes into pack-
ing and shipping to the marketing team on the
forefront—a lot more goes into getting that
cucumber on the shelf than meets the eye.
Each year, Grocery Headquarters
recognizes the hard work, vision and commitment
put in by the country’s most notable growers,
packers and distributors of fresh produce.
Winners of Grocery Headquarters’ 2016
Produce Trailblazer Awards have flourished
both at the farm and on the shelves. In the
end, the winners are companies that consumers can purchase from with confidence, and
retailers should feel proud to work with.
This year’s award was handed out in five
Grocery Headquarters honors the produce companies cultivating
the ground today, thus ensuring a bright future for tomorrow.
BY ARIELLE SIDRANE