Senior Director of Purchasing and Merchandising for Produce and Floral
I’ve been in the retail business for about 40 years. My favorite story about Envy is how I first discovered it. At Gelson’s Markets, here in Southern California, we were looking for a way to differentiate ourselves, so I asked our Head Buyer, Ted, to look out for some new and exciting products and concepts.
One day, in the middle of July, I walked into his office and he was holding two apples. He said, “You asked me to find something different.” I said,