BOSTON — Over 150 exhibitors from across the country displayed a wide variety of produce and floral items Thursday, Aug. 23, at the New England Produce Council's expo. The expo was part of the NEPC's 19th annual Produce, Floral & Foodservice Expo, held Aug. 22-23 at he Hynes Convention Center, here, which was themed Sailing up to Boston.
Pat Ferraro of Hudson River Fruit Distributors with a 'Lil Chief' package of McIntosh apples.
Paul Newstead and Matthew Burke of Domex Superfresh Growers.
Dylan Eads and Bob Licker of Del Monte Fresh Produce/Mann Packing with Caulilini, an Asian variety of cauliflower.
Matt Royer and Ed Klein of Litehouse.
John Lazopoulos Jr., Frank R. Telge and Michael Marenic of Gold Cup Fresh.
T.J. Wilson and Stephen Sanders of The Oppenheimer Group with 'Ocean Spray' strawberries and Mandarins.
Susan McAleavey Sarlund of the New York Apple Association and executive director of the Eastern Produce Council.
Chris Whitson and Drew Caneza of Spice World Inc.
Lauri Roberts of Farming Turtles with Camilo Penalosa, Philipp Harlov and Susan Goldstein of Infinite Herbs & Specialties.
Dave Rhodes and Seth Pemsler of the Idaho Potato Commission.
Anna Kirsch and Oscar Garcia of Avocados from Mexico.
Glen Reynolds of Potandon Produce with 'Klondike Gourmet' Goldust variety potatoes.
Gina Wasilefsky (center) of Big Y Supermarket with CeCe Krumrine and Tammy Wiard of the National Mango Board.
Darren DeFilippis, Peter Fatse, Mark Orsi, Bill MacDonald and Mitch Blunt of Wonderful Sales.
Yvonne Damato, Bill Welker and Raquel Mello of Fresh from the Start/Hapco Farms.
Michael Harwood, John Cushing and Jim Allen of New York Apple Sales Inc.
Allison Myers of the Chilean Fresh Fruit Association.
Chris Bahde, Lori MacAskill and Gene Stewart of Fresh Gourmet Co.
Bob DeCosta (center) of Northeast Produce Sales with J.R. Simich and Sarah Casagrande of Vive Organic.
Monte Miller and Chris Summers from Mamma Chia.
Alan Marcelli, Lucky Lee, Jose Marrero and Michael Ryshouwer of Flavorful Brands/Tasti Lee with Bob McGowan of Northeast Produce Sales.
Leighanne Thomsen and Joe Nava of Calavo Growers Inc.
Dale Milison of Highline Mushrooms.
Scott DiMartini of Fyffes North America.
Stephanie Beaudoin and Sean Engel Of Koia.
Tim Harrington of Stemilt Growers.
Jon Huntington, Danielle Grandmaison and Donald Grandmaison of Lef Farms with Mike Daly of Market Basket.
Suzanne Wolter of Evans Fruit Co.
Steve Zaccardi and Danny Elias of Mucci Farms.
Bill Sherdan of One Banana.
Paul Vento, Danny Pulcinelli and Lauren Mordasky of Taste of the North.
Annie Chan and Mike Prather of Handy Candy.
Crystal Berry with Jim Blair and Eric Gudgel of Wholly Guacamole.
Rozie Schleiniy, Bailey Kratschman and Maria Mustanduno of Red Tomato.
Juliemar Rosado and Stephanie Barlow from the National Watermelon Promotion Board.
Jaina Cipriano of Arrow Farms/Disilva Fruit/ Goldbell Inc.
Keith Lundstrom and Jaime Jasko of Bare Snacks.
Joseph Poon and Rachel Syngo of Melon 1 with 2018 National Watermelon Queen Camri Campbell.
Beverly Grove, Linda Spry, Ted Kulpik, Matt Holt, Eileen Oliver and Sean Murdock of Coast to Coast Produce.
Greg Thompson, Travis Phelps and Mark Trapp of Robinson Fresh.
Joe Atchison and Tom Beaver of the New Jersey Department of Agriculture.
Wayne Brandt, Krystan Brandt and Vonda Brandt of Brandt Farms.
Bonnie Lundblad of Sunny Valley International.
Josh Auerbach and Bruce Klein of Maurice A. Auerbach Inc.
Colleen Byrnes and Tim Grady of Natureseal.
Tony Cappelli of Westmoreland/Topline Farms.
Daniel Terrault of Hydroserre Inc.
Curt Rice, Cosmo Dinitto, Charles Olins and Samantha McCaul of Concord Foods.
Janos Kadar of Ipoki Produce.
Kyle Moynahan of Red Sun Farms.