Envy Blog

27 October 2015

Envy Apples Gets Into the Halloween Spirit

At Envy Apples, we love getting into the Halloween spirit. It is our favorite time of year because the fall heralds in the return of North America’s Envy apple season. By Halloween, our harvest of fresh Washington-grown apples arrives in produce aisles across the continent and near you! 

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1 October 2015

Interview with Mark Carroll, Gelson's Markets

Mark Carroll
Senior Director of Purchasing and Merchandising for Produce and Floral
Gelson’s Markets

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,

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