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What's Fresh at Oppy for December 2016

December 06, 2016

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Oppy and Hasegawa family joint venture yields powerful strawberry partnership

December 06, 2016

A historic partnership between The Oppenheimer Group and the Hasegawa family of Camarillo, Calif. ushers in a new era for the leading fresh produce marketer and distributor and the third-generation grower—and provides the trade with a fresh new year round strawberry option.

“The joint venture creates a whole new level of integration both for Oppy and the Hasegawa family,” said Chad Ianneo, general manager of Rincon Fresh, the Hasegawa family’s berry label.

“It’s a new business model for the both of us,” he explained. “We’re evolving together in a very positive way, each...

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Oppy mangoes get a tune-up

December 05, 2016
Check out our new organic and conventional mango boxes! With deep blue and green hues for conventional and bright orange and green colors for organic, these boxes make sweet and juicy mangoes shine from within!
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Oppy recognized for CPS contribution

December 02, 2016

CEO John Anderson and Executive VP & Chief Operations Officer Doug Grant pose proudly with the plaque acknowledging Oppy’s $100,000 donation to the Center for Produce Safety Campaign.

The “Funding Science, Finding Solutions”-themed campaign has raised over $10.4 million since its launch in September 2015. CPS seeks to raise funds for critically needed, actionable produce safety research.

Doug Grant has served on the CPS Board of Directors since June...

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Oppy culture honored among Canada’s Most Admired

November 30, 2016

Over the years, the produce industry has come to know Oppy by its expect the world from us promise. Today, the premier produce sales, marketing and distribution company has been recognized for the way that promise manifests itself—in a positive, results-driven corporate lifestyle that stands out among Canadian organizations.

Waterstone Human Capital, a leading retained executive search firm specializing in recruiting for fit and cultural talent management for entrepreneurial-minded, high-growth organizations across North America, has honored Oppy for cultivating one of Canada’s 10...

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Mevi Avocados debut on the Canadian east coast

November 29, 2016
Consumers in Ontario and Quebec, Canada have been discovering the wonderfully creamy texture of Mevi Avocadoes. The Medina family has grown avocados since 1974. Today, Mr. Medina and his son Javier, annually export Mevi brand avocados produced on over 600 hectares to markets like Canada. Mevi avocados are known for their premium quality, made possible by the Medina’s integrated supply chain from nursery to delivery.