Ms. Florida Citrus officially opens the New York Produce Show 2015.
Lorenz Hartmann de Barros and Rubens Zylberkan with HLB Specialties showing organic Formosa papayas.
Goldenberries and goldenberries with husk as well as rambutans on display at the HLB Specialties booth.
Jim DiMenna and Jim D'Amato with Red Sun Farms showing grape tomatoes on the vine from the Artisan series as well as organic grape tomatoes in a new recyclable package.
Heirloom tomatoes from Red Sun Farms' Artisan series.
Brian Lancaster with Nature Sweet.
John Heffernan and Kasey Kelley with Naturipe Farms showing the award winning snack packs of blueberries.
Katherine Grove and Tim Welsh with Columbia Marketing International showing Ambrosia and Kiku pouch bags of apples.
The team of Vision Import Group. From left to right: Allan Napolitano, George Uribe, Raul Millan, Henry Kreinces and Ronnie Cohen.
Bob Catinella with Pear Bureau Northwest.
Stephen Cowan and Steve Zaccardi with Mucci Farms showing Blended Flavours and Tomato-X.
Jay Rodriguez with Crystal Valley Foods and Bill Santoni of Coosemans Specialty and Ethnic Produce.
Meredith Reilly and Helen Aquino with Village Farms showing true rebel and heavenly tomatoes.
Peppe Bonfiglio, Dean Taylor and Scott Pickup with Sunset. Peppe shows the new Tomato of York, a high flavored beefsteak tomato. Dean holds new Flavor Bombs, a cherry on the vine tomato and Scott shows the Minzano, which is a mini San Marzano in jar bag.
Allison Myers and Karen Brux with Fruits from Chile.
Ande Manos, Chris Cordero and Rocio Munoz with Babe Farms.
Mayda Sotomayor with Seald Sweet International showing Moroccan clementines.
Seald Sweet's Mandarinas label.
Max Mastronardi and Matt Wright of Westmoreland- TopLine Farms showing heirloom tomatoes and colored bell peppers.
Kenny Kataoka with Melissa's showing the latest product introduction: cleansnax.
A new product from Melissa's: Cleansnax
Bill Dinham and Mac Riggan with Chelan Fresh showing Rockit apples and the Cup O'Cherry packaging.
Last month, Chelan Fresh launched pouch bags of apples that contain a lot of consumer information, including a taste meter as well as how to pair the specific apple variety with other food products. It helps the consumer identify which apple variety to buy.
Jose Rodriguez and Hector Soltero with Freska Produce International proudly showing mangos.
Martin Cousineau of Jardins Cousineau and Jean- Emmanuel Poitras of Agri-Food Export Group.
Erin Waters and Adam Brady with Shuman Produce representing the Real Sweet sweet onion brand.
John and Debbie Ball with Ball Design.
Hollie Manier and Tyann Schlimmer with Bay Baby Produce in front of their 12 decorated Christmas apples. Customers can choose from a number of designs.
A sample box of decorated apples.
Jessica Gibson and Hillary Barrow representing Titan Farms.
Brad Blaine with Sunkist showing a pouch bag of Meyer Lemons.
The team of Vega Produce!
Specialty vegetables on display at the Vega Produce booth.
David O'Toole with Ready Pac Foods showing the new elevAte product.
Brian Gomez and Kevin Vines with GreenFruit Avocados.
Jason Miller and Jorge Bastidas with Ayco Farms.
Ralph Schwartz and Glen Reynolds with Potandon Produce showing Klondike Royale potatoes.
Eldar Blecher and Eliran Rosen With Tamarin, a Mexican produce grower.
Cucumbers and tomatoes on display from Tamarin.
Aaron Deherrera and Ron Conrad with Rainier Fruit. In front, Lady Alice apples that will be shipped as of January.
Anthony Serafino with Exp. Group, LLC.
Michael Maxwell, Frank Paone, Lori Fischer and Ken White of Procacci Brothers.
Procacci Brothers had a large selection of specialty fruits on display.
More specialty fruits
Bill Litvin and Gregory Sagan from Giorgio Fresh proudly showing their display of mushrooms.
Sheldon Cole and Elise Silvester with Setton Farms showing a new product: pistachio chewy bites.
Robin Sporn, Anthony Yetzer, Eran Nadler and Gary Tozzo with MOR USA showing a pitaya that is now available in the US.
Delicious Desert King Pitayas from MOR USA that just became available in the US.
Lots of specialty fruits available on display at the Culinary Specialty booth. From left to right: Lisa Palmisano-Rilho, Matty Meehan and Richard Leibowitz.
Ashley Rawl with WP Rawl showing seasonal harvest kale.
Ray Santos with Natalie's Orchid Island Juice Company.
Claudia Pizarro-Villalobos and Angela Salinas with D'Arrigo Bros. of California.
David Anthony of Ruby Fresh showing pomegranates in the booth of Nathel & Nathel. The company markets Ruby Fresh's pomegranates in the NY area.
Rick Seguin and Margaret Wigfield with Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers.
Jody Fejes, Cindy Blish and Siobhan Kieras with Inline Plastics Corp.
Roger Pepperl with Stemilt shows the company's Lil Snappers pouch bags of apples.
Maykool Lopez proudly representing the recently launched Essential Costa Rica brand.
Bill Saussaman, Jen Kapelus and Rick Stauffer with Stauffer Huling Farms.
The National Mango Board represented by Rachel Munoz, Jami Kinney and Cece Krumrine.
Justin Ruta, Eric Ziegenfuss and TJ Wilson from Oppy showing the new Outrageously Fresh jar bags.
Jar bags of tomatoes from Oppy.
LeighAnne Thomsen with Mission Produce, Inc. shows avocados as well as a brochure with information about a recent relaunch of the company's website.
Alfonso Delgado and Maggie Bezart Hall with Avocados From Mexico.
Dan Acevedo with Westpak Avocado, Inc.
John Harley and DJ Ryan with Anthony Vineyards.
Phil Rindone and Chuck Fiorenzi from Sun Belle with Griet de Schouwer from De Schouwer specialty vegetables in the middle.
Andrea Scroggs and Michael Blume with Keystone Fruit Marketing.
Scott Albertson with Jacobs Farm. The company farms all certified organic produce in Baja California in Mexico as well as California, USA.
Joe Nava and Sandy Eason with Calavo Growers.
Nick Pacia and Sasha LoPresti with Trucco Direct.
John Alderman with Duda Farm Fresh Foods shows celery sticks with peanut butter on the left and a brand new product on the right: celery sticks with a veggie dip.
Mary Ostlund with Brooks Tropicals.
Michael Ryshouwer with Bejo Seeds in front of the Tasti-Lee tomato display.
Charlie Eagle and Tracey Monahan with Southern Specialties.
Selection of specialty vegetables from Southern Specialties.
Claire Sakho with Global Bloom and Stefanie Katzman of Katzman Produce showing pomegranate arils.
Zenia Villa, Gary Caloroso and Scott Ross with Giumarra.
Mario Testani and Troy Gage showing different products of Lakeside Produce. Mario shows cherry tomatoes and heirloom tomatoes. Troy shows a trio of mini peppers, cucumbers and tomatoes as well as brown tomatoes.
Anthony Perez and Arit Brener with M&R Farms showing organic spring mix and watercress.
William Sheridan with One Banana talking to show attendees.
Alex Bartlett and David Cross with Albert Bartlett in Scottish kilt costume.
Originally from Ireland, but since a few years available in the US: Red Rooster potatoes exclusively grown by Albert Bartlett.
The team of Growers are Us. From left to right: Alvaro Mendez, Gabriela Pereira, Dan Wahl and Carlos Springmuhl.
Erika Anguiano with Colimex talking to trade show attendees.
Leslie Simmons with Dave's Specialty Imports showing Cape Gooseberries and blueberries.
John Cushing and Michael Harwood with New York Apple Sales, Inc.
Molly Zingler and James Allen with the New York Apple Association.
Scott Canneto and Lauren Del Rosario with Frank Donio, Inc.
Brendan Foley with NatureSeal showing the company's new product that maintains the natural color of fresh- cut avocado and guacamole without altering the flavor.
David Basore with Grower's Management, a grower for Branch Family of Farms.
Nick Osmulski with North Bay Produce showing raspberries.
Tony Pelliccio, Charlie Nano and Richard Butera with Boston Fresh, a member of the Maglio Companies family.
Dennis Jackson with First Fruits Marketing of Washington.
Stephen Flashing with Yakima Fresh. Growers and shippers of apples, cherries and pears.
David McClurg with Appeeling Fruit showing a new product: organic sliced apples.
The team of I Love Produce.
Kurt Vetter and Darren DeFilippis with the Wonderful Company.
C.J. Wren with Pure Fresh.
Michael and Erin Reimer with Brandt Farms in front of the Simple Simmons persimmon display.
Brett Burdsal and Mark Cassius with SunFed