Southern Specialties awards Sysco its True Partner award for 2015

Mar 06, 2015 Posted In

TruePartnerAwardOrlando, Florida- Southern Specialties presented the company’s first “True Partner” award to Sysco produce at the Southeast Produce Council’s Annual Southern Exposure convention.

Southern Specialties created the annual award to recognize the customer that best supports the sustainable efforts of the company.

“Our team has been working with Sysco for many years to drive continuous improvement at farm level, so it was a natural choice to recognize them for this important recognition,” said Robert Colescott, President and CEO of Southern Specialties “. Their commitment to enforcing the highest quality assurance standards, promoting sustainable practices within our company and exhibiting concern for the well being of our farm workers in Central and South America made them an excellent recipient.”

“We have many amazing customers whose sustainability practices make Southern Specialties a better company. We look forward to recognizing the company that best exemplifies the “True Partner” commitment each year,” said Geno Valdes, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Southern Specialties.

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