Jacksonville, FL—Southeastern Grocers Inc. (SEG) has partnered with ECRM and RangeMe to host a virtual Local & Diverse Supplier Connect event, on November 1, 2023. The event offers an opportunity for underrepresented suppliers to collaborate with others in the community and provide an expanded variety of locally relevant and diverse products. 

Sourcing local & diverse products

SEG is the parent company and home of Frescho y Más, Harveys Supermarket, and Winn-Dixie. At the event, there will be a focus on sourcing products from the following categories: grocery, household, fresh, frozen, personal care, pet, and baby merchandise. Participants can engage with SEG buyers and category managers to share company background, product information, and marketing plans. 

This will be the 4th event SEG has hosted to engage and reach diverse and local suppliers. The last event was held in June. With nearly 300 diverse and local suppliers partners to date, the company hopes to expand its network and work with more companies in the future. 

Interested applicants who hope to attend, can apply here.  

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