The President of Vortex, Phil Short, is also the owner of NBF Produce Ltd., one of the Niagara Dealer Shippers and is a grower as well. NBF represents & markets over 400 acres of tender fruit and has established direct relationships with major corporate chain stores since 1972. With over 30 years experience in retail sales, Phil is well suited to develop and expand the market that Vortex and its customers serve.
Using the established relationship with Grocery chains, Vortex maintains direct contact with retailers, listening to their needs to design packaging that satisfies both the retailer and the grower. Currently, Vortex deals with all the major chains, and Vortex works closely with them to establish retail packaging that promotes sales, reduces shrink, while increasing the storage life of tender fruit.
Vortex has successfully registered several design patents through its innovative thinking. These designs have resulted in Vortex being a leader in packaging for the local fruit industry. While the industry is rapidly changing due to global competition, Vortex understands the market and offers the flexibility to adapt to these changes and remain competitive in the marketplace.
If you’re searching for a packaging supplier who provides this level of innovation and is focused on customer service, please contact us to discuss how we can assist you with your packaging needs.