Desmond Jas of Olympic Fruit talks to Chris White about how the Netherlands-based specialist importer of table grapes and citrus is focusing its business strategy in a new way.

Nowadays, it’s not so much about securing volume growth each and every season, the focus is on how to achieve repeat purchases at retail point of sale by making a new alliance between the grower, the supermarket, and the service provider. It seems obvious, but it feels pretty different…

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