October 17, 2017

Retail Produce Manager Awards accepting nominations

The United Fresh 2018 Retail Produce Manager Awards program is now accepting nominations. The United Fresh Produce Association will honor 25 of the industry’s top retail produce managers for their commitment to fresh produce, innovative merchandising, community service, and customer satisfaction. The program pays special recognition to produce managers on the front line in supermarkets who work every day to increase sales and consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables.

Nominations must be submitted by Jan. 12, 2018. Nominators are encouraged to provide as much detail as possible in each category, showcasing why a produce manager deserves to be honored.

The 25 winning produce managers and their corporate produce executives will receive:

  • Roundtrip airfare and registration to United Fresh 2018
  • Two nights of hotel accommodations
  • Commemorative Plaque
  • Recognition on stage at the Retail-Foodservice Celebration, and
  • Five Grand Prize Winners will receive $1,000 each.

For more information or to submit a nomination, visit www.unitedfresh.org.