MASHANTUCKET, CT — Bozzuto's Inc. held its 2019 Merchandising Marketplace Aug. 6 at the Fox Tower at Foxwoods, here. Exhibitors from all over the country showcased a wide variety of items at their booths, with fresh produce well represented.
Headquartered in Cheshire, CT, Bozzuto's Inc. is a total service wholesale distributor of food and household products to retailers in New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Established in 1945, the company is headed by Michael A. Bozzuto, who is chairman, president and chief executive officer.
Pat Steider (center) of Summeripe with Dan McAllister and Greg Veneziano of Bozzuto's Inc.
Cheryl Gray of Sunlight International with Pretty Lady brand red seedless grapes.
Billy Mascari of Cedro Banana Wholesale.
Glen Reynolds of Potandon Produce with a 16-ounce bag of microwavable seasoned potatoes.
Phil Rindone of Sun Belle with golden berries and biodynamic organic cranberries.
Kevin Keough and Ken Reagan of State Garden/Olivia's Organics.
Steven Gray of M. D'Ottavio Produce.
Mike Gianatti of MamaMia Produce with mini cucumbers.
Karen Bradley of T. Marzetti with Simply Dressed dressings.
Jim Rondini, Marybeth March and Doug Stewart of Giorgio Fresh.
Steve Appell of Veg Pro International with baby Romaine.
Ryan Kimball of Marie's with Market Reserve salad dressing.
David Haller of Premium Citrus.
Roger Pepperl of Stemilt Growers.
Mike Ierardi of Sunkist Growers with a one-pound bag of lemons and a Lemon Faucet.
Tom Cagnassola of Del Monte Foods with Randy Levine of Bozzuto's Inc.
Matt Ferrara and Pat Ferrara of Hudson River Fruit Distributors with a five-pound bag of Red Delicious apples.
David Henshaw of Goodness Gardens.
Scott Simmons of Bluewater Farms, Matt Royer of Litehouse, Bob McGowan of Northeast Produce Sales and Joe Kaszuba of House Foods.
Justin Dougherty of Mission Produce.
Joe Ruffini of Northeast Produce Inc.
Paul Auerbach and Bruce Klein of Maurice A. Auerbach Inc.