Whole Foods Market local producer loans crest $5M mark
Celebrates milestone by giving away assortment of products made by loan recipients
Austin, TX (Oct. 6, 2011) -- Whole Foods Market’s Local Producer Loan Program has now funded more than $5 million in low-interest loans for farmers, food artisans and small businesses. The company will celebrate the milestone by giving away an assortment of products made by loan recipients.
Visit the Whole Story blog for details on the giveaway.
Senior Administrator, Local Producer Loan Program
Erin Harper oversees Whole Foods Market’s Local Producer Loan Program, which provides low-interest loans to small producers and farmers.
Executive Global Grocery Coordinator
As the executive global grocery coordinator, Errol plays a crucial role in setting Whole Foods Market apart from big-box food retailers. With more than 18 years of experience working in virtually every aspect of food retail—from coordinating a CSA and co-op market and managing overnight stock crews to running the helm of Whole Foods Market’s Global Grocery program—Errol knows what makes a product stand out on the shelf.
Global Meat Buyer
Theo’s passion for quality meats; intricate knowledge of raising practices, cuts and preparation techniques; and his dedication to the art of a centuries-old craft has made him a highly-sought national expert.