#49: Ed Cifu - Director of Market District Fresh at Giant Eagle driving innovation and leadership in the meat industry

31:00
 
分享
 

Manage episode 335740803 series 2966259
由Player FM以及我们的用户群所搜索的Pederson's Farms — 版权由出版商所拥有,而不是Player FM,音频直接从出版商的伺服器串流. 点击订阅按钮以查看Player FM更新,或粘贴收取点链接到其他播客应用程序里。

Ed Cifu

Quality doesn’t just happen. It takes constant concentrated ongoing effort. And as Market District Director of Fresh & Specialty, Ed Cifu knows about quality. In this episode, Neil and Ed discuss what happens behind the scenes to make Market District not just another grocery store but a destination and epicurean experience for foodies. From challenging his team of culinary-trained chefs to create new recipes to building long-lasting relationships with vendors and suppliers, Ed’s focus on the human connection provides insight into how to run a business right.

Links:

The Market District

Giant Eagle

Whole Foods

Wawa

Topics:

(3:40) - Ed’s background

(5:56) - How are you able to juggle all of this responsibility?

(10:41) - How much parallel is there in your stores and Giant Eagle?

(11:56) - Ed’s ability to be nimble in trying new products

(17:13) - Product planning and purchasing methods

(18:40) - What makes a great vendor?

(25:44) - Ed’s buying philosophy

The Pederson's Farms Podcasts is produced by Johnny Podcasts & Root and Roam.

74集单集