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Fresh Foods

FMI is committed to the growth and success of fresh companies and their partners. FMI provides resources and networks that support the interests of member companies throughout the global, fresh produce supply chain, including family-owned, private and publicly traded businesses as well as regional, national and international companies.

Rick Stein

For questions or more information, please contact FMI's Vice President of Fresh Foods, Rick Stein

What's New

Check out the latest information on the recent menu labeling regulations released by the FDA here. Additional information is also available here

On the Expo floor

New in 2015! Join us as we focus on Fresh at this new pavilion at the FMI Connect Expo. Visit exhibitor booths that showcase the permanent importance of fresh in food retailing, hear the latest on ready to go meals, fresh solutions and more at the Fresh Pavilion. Listen to 30-minute “Fresh Bites” on the latest research, watch cooking demos using fresh products, and network with attendees.  Register today!

Focus on Fresh

Insights, data and discussion around how consumers and retailers approach the fresh “perimeter” of their operations. As more and more retailers use the perimeter to attract consumers and differentiate themselves from each other, hear how consumers are voting with their wallets, and how retailers/wholesalers are finding ways to improve their efficiency. See the full schedule here.


Exhibit in the Fresh & Prepared Pavilion

What’s cooking? Your sales will be, with a booth in the 12,000 square-foot Fresh Pavilion. Retailers want to see more fresh and prepared foods at FMI Connect, so serve yours up here. To learn more about exhibiting in the Fresh & Prepared Pavilion, click here


FMI's Fresh Executive Council includes senior fresh executives from member companies who are working together to identify key issues and develop the forums, tools and resources needed for fresh operations throughout the industry.  We have strong partnerships and collaboration with our sister fresh associations who have excellent resources for the industry as well.

Contact Rick Stein for more information about the Fresh Executive Council.