Berks County Commissioners Visit Sun Rich

March 7, 2008

Pictured from left to right: Sheila Miller, Agricultural Coordinator;
Commissioner Mark Scott; Gary Burton, Project Manager;
Commissioner Kevin Barnhardt; Commissioner Christian Leinbach

Sun Rich Fresh Foods Inc., a Canadian-based fruit salad processor, has located its newest plant in Reading to serve food service clients on the East Coast.  The company began processing here in Berks County in February and plans to increase output through 2008, ulimately employing several hundred workers.  The company is located on a recycled brownfields site.  Project manager, Gary Burton, provided a personal tour to the Berks County Commissioners on March 7, 2008.  An Open House will be held in May when Sun Rich Fresh Foods Inc. celebrates its 20th Anniversary.