Our Story

Fresh Strategies was founded in 1990 as a food brokerage and perishable consulting firm. Fresh Strategies management team has more than a century of combined professional experience and demonstrated success in food marketing strategies.

 

Using a high energy, yet supportive style, Fresh Strategies brings up-to-date marketing expertise to manufacturers, processors, distributors and retailers. Unparalleled history of delivering in-store displays and promotions.

 

In a relationship business, Fresh Strategies stands above the rest. We are well-known and respected throughout the industry as a strong, service oriented organization and we are proud of the excellent relationships we have developed with our customers and clients over the years. Our trained sales professionals are assisted by a dedicated staff of customer service representatives.

 

Our experience pays dividends to our clients when it comes to navigating the complex world of perishable activity within wholesale and retail.

Fresh Strategies has a customized program that fits your needs.

 

Existing services/commitment include;

  • In-store personal selling

  • Recording market status

  • Facilitating sales solutions

  • Feedback reporting

  • Placement of point-of-sale materials

  • Monitoring competitive activity

  • Store telemarketing

  • New product presentations & store sets

  • Solicit product orders and displays

  • Food show support

  • Display contest planning & store level execution

  • Vendor ad and promotional recap tracker

  • Resets

 

Fresh Strategies Team

BRET BERG

President

BretB@freshstrategiesinc.com

JASON SWANSON

Sales Manager

JasonS@freshstrategiesinc.com

KATIE BAILEY

Business Manager

KatieB@freshstrategiesinc.com

PATTI FOLEY

Office Manager

PattiF@freshstrategiesinc.com

SHARON OTTEN

Administrative Accounts Manager

SharonO@freshstrategiesinc.com

XAY YANG

Administrative Accounts Manager

XayY@freshstrategiesinc.com

SCOTT SCHMIDT

Customer Business Manager

ScottS@freshstrategiesinc.com

SANDY NEWBERG

Customer Business Manager

SandyN@freshstrategiesinc.com

ROBERT RITCHIE

Territory Sales Manager

RobertR@freshstrategiesinc.com

KEVIN FOWLER

Territory Sales Manager

KevinF@freshstrategiesinc.com

JENNA DVORAK

Territory Sales Manager

JennaD@freshstrategiesinc.com

JIM JOHNSON

Territory Sales Manager

JimJ@freshstrategiesinc.com

PETE MOEN

Territory Sales Manager

PeteM@freshstrategiesinc.com

"Achieving a competitive

edge in the

food industry of today"

2195 NORTHDALE BLVD NW | COON RAPIDS, MN 55433 | 763-560-0121