Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Publix Visits Brooks Tropicals' Homestead Facility

Carlos Martinez, Produce Buyer and Curt Epperson, Category Manager from Publix Supermarkets visited Brooks Tropicals today.

Showing Carlos and Curt around the packing house, shipping docks, quaility control facilities and offices were Jack Barron, Sales Representative; Bill Brindle, Director of Sales Management; and Mary Ostlund, Director of Marketing.

Owner and President, Pal Brooks; CEO, Craig Wheeling and Director of National Sales, Jose Rossingnoli joined the group for a presentation and lunch.
After lunch Pal took Carlos, Curt and Bill on a tour through the area's avocado and starfruit groves.