Orange, CA-based Interfresh Inc., a national supplier of fruits and vegetables, announced the addition of Stuart Smith to its sales staff in San Bruno, CA, effective April 7.
“People of Stuart’s caliber don’t come along very often,” said Puentes. “Stuart literally grew up in melon fields, working alongside his brother and dad in the family business, Turlock Fruit Co. Interfresh and Turlock Fruit have a long and valued history of working together in the Los Angeles area, and we’re very pleased to have Stuart on board, where he’ll focus on expanding our reach with Turlock Fruit’s fantastic melons into the Bay Area.”
In his new position, Smith’s primary responsibility will be to expand melon sales on a year-round basis.
“It’s great to get back into the produce business, especially with a company that has such a rich history with Turlock Fruit,” Smith said. “I’m excited to start serving Interfresh’s diverse customer base, and look forward to growing the category for the company in the years to come.”
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