Maglio Companies announced that effective October 19, 2020 Advantage Waypoint will represent them nationally. Maglio has been invested in the produce business for over 118 years with facilities in 1) Glendale, WI, 2) Boston, MA and 3) McAllen, TX. Maglio’s key Food Service products include case-lot commodities, less-than case-lot “splits,” fresh cut fruit & vegetables, and cold pressed juice. Maglio has been an industry leader in food safety, process development, and packaging innovation.
“I am extremely excited with the relationship we have built so quickly with the Advantage Waypoint leadership team and I have tremendous confidence that together we will be better positioned with Advantage
Waypoint as our Sales and Marketing partner to drive our National growth” says Sam Maglio, president of The Fresh Group, “Advantage Waypoint has long been a leader in the food service segment and offers tremendous depth of critical distributor and operator relationships. Additionally, they understand our business plan and they offer committed resources that will help us drive our mutual growth locally as well as nationally.”
The Fresh Group, also known as Maglio Produce, was formed in 1902 in the Chicago market. While Maglio specializes in “Fresh-Cut” produce, they also grow, buy, and distribute a full-line of commodity products. In 2016 they began selling Cold-Pressed juice throughout the industry.
Advantage Waypoint is the a national foodservice sales and marketing agency providing an combination of talent, resources, and experienced management across all 50 states. Advantage Waypoint continues to focus on adding and delivering value to the evolving foodservice industry and all its system participants.