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Kings Food Markets grabs top prize in Philadelphia market drawing

The Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market announced that Kings Food Markets, based in Parsippany, NJ, has won $6,500 in Market Bucks after it was randomly selected from entrants who visited the PWPM booth at the New York Produce Show in December.

The $6,500 grand prize was sponsored by 13 participating merchants to support purchases at the market. The Kings Food Market produce staff will also receive a guided tour of the PWPM.

Other winners were Manhattan Fruit Exchange in New York, which won an iPad Mini plus a one-day free pass package to the market that includes a $100 Visa gift card. Nine other winners of the one-day free pass package plus $100 Visa gift card were:

  • Pomegranate, New York, NY
  • Monticello Farmers Market, Monticello, NY
  • RLB Food Distributors LP, West Caldwell, NJ
  • L&J Produce, Inc., Brooklyn, NY
  • Merida Foods, Inc., Hewlett, NY
  • Wakefern Food Corp., Elizabeth, NJ
  • Native Maine Produce & Specialty Foods, Westbrook, ME
  • Food Circus/Foodtown, Middletown, NJ
  • Food & Beverage People, Princeton, NJ