Forging Ahead 1997

Sky view of Pocono Produce Company
Forging Ahead
The Nineties

Fresh Meat and Protein were added to the product mix during this period. Edward K. Driebe remains chairman of the board as family members from the second generation, Terrence B. Snyder and Rosemary Driebe Olofsson were named president and executive vice president. In 1996, Pocono joined the Pro*Act family of produce distribution companies and became a part of the leading foodservice produce purchasing and marketing organization in the country. In 1997, Pocono began operating out of a new distribution center which added more than 2 million cubic feet of refrigerated and frozen space. The new facility, situated on 54 acres, affords the opportunity for almost unlimited possibilities to expand services to meet the needs of our market.