Mango Retailer of the Year
The Mango Retailer of the Year Award identifies retailers that go above and beyond the call of duty to offer strong, consistent support to the mango industry while delivering outstanding mango promotional results.
2022 Winner: Kroger
The National Mango Board (NMB) has announced The Kroger Co. as its recipient of the 2022 Mango Retailer of the Year award. The Kroger Co. has been selected from more than 100 retailers across the United States that work alongside the NMB in promoting the consumption of mango. Pictured from left to right - Miguel Garcia, VP of Produce & Floral; Lacey Gottstein, Director of Fruit Merchandising; Jennifer Branin, Category Manager of Tropicals; Dan De La Rosa, GVO of Fresh Merchandising.
2021 Winner: Albertsons
The National Mango Board (NMB) announced Albertsons Companies as its recipient of the 2021 Mango Retailer of the Year award. The NMB presented the award in Boise, Idaho to (pictured from left) Vince Maggio, National Director of Produce and Floral; Jerry Callahan, GVP Produce/Floral; Rich Mendonsa, Vice President Produce/Floral Replenishment and Planning; Kent Frazee, Produce Sales Manager Intermountain Division.
2020 Winner: All of You!
To say 2020 was unprecedented for not only our industry, but the world is an understatement. You stayed open and kept us fed despite strains to all aspects of the supply chain. Your determination, courage, and resilience did not go unnoticed.
In 2020, for the first time ever, we recognized the entire industry and our more than 100 retail partners for their efforts.
2019 Winner: Wegmans
The National Mango Board honored Wegmans as the 2019 Mango Retailer of the Year. The award winner was announced during the NMB’s Annual Mango Industry Reception during PMA’s Fresh Summit Convention & Expo in Anaheim, CA. The award was received by Mary Zink (pictured).