International Commerce

JAPANESE DELEGATION VISITS EMD SALES

On Wednesday November 28th EMD Sales was proud to host a delegation of supermarket professionals from Japan. The expertise of these individuals ranged from supermarket & warehouse design, construction, logistics, wholesale distribution & retail. The meeting was arranged by John Lu; the president of Best of USA Marketing.

Best of USA Marketing coordinates celebrity events, special events, independent project productions, nonprofit destination marketing & professional convention management.

The group was hosted at EMD Sales by President Elda Devarie, Larry Leffler, Senior Buyer, Fredy Rincan , recently appointed Director of Sales & Amin Tjia, IT Manager.

The meeting included tours of EMD’s new offices & 153,000 sq ft warehouse facilities in Baltimore, MD.

Interpreters conducted discussions about the supermarket industry along with questions & answers. The group was interested to learn about the similarities & differences in the food industry between the two cultures. Their trip included visits to local and regional supermarkets, importers and distributors. From Maryland they will continue with visits to the NY market.