More than 170 attendees from the fresh produce and floral industry gathered in Philadelphia June 18-19 for networking and education at the Produce Marketing Association's Fresh Connections: Retail. Attendees also participated in a private tour of the Philadelphia Wholesale Market, one of the nation’s most innovative wholesale markets.
Anthony DeAngelis of Christopher Ranch with Eric Frasse of I Love Produce.
Nick Armano and F. Scott Fain of Robinson Fresh.
Christopher Scott, Manny Fernandez and Steven Marinello of Flagler Global Logistics.
Don Harris of Harris Consulting Solutions, PMA's Bryan Silbermann and Kevin Donovan of Phillips Mushroom Farms.
Chris Johansen of Country Fresh Mushroom, Jim Provost of I Love Produce and Marybeth March of Country Fresh Mushroom.
Rick Dacey of State Garden, Gary Kosofsky of BJ's Wholesale Club and Matthew Seeley of The Nunes Co.
Thomas Holt III of Holt Logistics with Lee Ruden and Liam Slavin of Robinson Fresh.
Tony D'Amico and Paul Frederic of To-Jo Mushrooms flank John Oxford of L&M.
Mike Dow of Chiquita and Linda Gilroy of JO’H.
John Vena of John Vena Inc., Anthony D’Amico of To-Jo Mushrooms, Sec. George Greig of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Sec. Douglas Fisher of the New Jersey Department of Agriculture, Joe Gibbons of Yerecic Label and Bryan Silbermann of PMA.