General News

Fresh Direct Produce’s Eighth Consecutive Best Managed Companies Award Win!

Vancouver, BC – March 7, 2019 – Fresh Direct Produce Ltd. (“Fresh Direct”) is honoured to be one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for eight consecutive years.   This prestigious national award is sponsored by CIBC, Deloitte Private, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business, and TMX Group.

“Our Team is honoured to receive its eighth consecutive Best Managed Companies Award.  We celebrated our 15th year anniversary this past year with exceptional growth and business development.  We continue to expand our geographic coverage and product offerings to service our loyal customers who are the cornerstone of our success.  With our new business partner Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company (HKW), a private equity firm founded in 1903 with offices in Indianapolis and New York, we are excited to explore further expansion opportunities across North America.” says President and Co-Founder Davis Yung.


2018 BCFPA Member of the Year Award

Fresh Direct Produce is very pleased to receive the BCFPA Member of the Year Award for 2018.  Our multi-layered partnership with the Association includes participating on various peer groups and its Board of Directors, sponsorships, advocacy and promotions, and events.

Company Profile

Our 15th anniversary profile has just been released. It is featured in Canadian Grocer’s April, 2018 CPMA issue. We thank our vendors and community partners for supporting our profile.


Best Managed Companies

Fresh Direct is honoured to be one of Canada's Best Managed Companies for seven consecutive years and has become a Platinum winner. This prestigious national award is sponsored by CIBC, Deloitte, National Post, Queen's School of Business, and MacKay CEO Forums. "Our team is honoured to receive the Best Managed Platinum Award for maintaining our commitment to pursuing excellence."