Peak of the Market

Peak of the Market

March 19, 2010 06:00 ET

Peak of the Market Recognized at Business Awards Banquet!

18th fastest growing business in Manitoba!

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2010) - Peak of the Market is very proud to be among the top 40 fastest-growing businesses in Manitoba! The fresh vegetable company was recognized at the 23rd annual Manitoba Business Magazine Fastest-Growing Companies Banquet at the Marlborough Hotel on Thursday, March 18th.

"This recognition as the 18th Fastest-Growing Company in Manitoba is thanks to everyone who buys Manitoba grown vegetables," said Larry McIntosh, President and C.E.O. "Without Manitobans' support we would have never received this honour."

In the 2009 list of the Fastest Growing Companies, Peak of the Market was ranked 36th. The leap to the 18th fastest growing company (in all sectors) demonstrates that Peak of the Market means business when it comes to marketing Manitoba's best vegetables to the world.

"As a proud Manitoba business, we are thrilled to receive this award," McIntosh said. "With an increase in gross revenues of 72% in 2009 versus 2006, Peak of the Market continues to expand sales of Manitoba grown vegetables throughout Canada and the United States."

The Yellow Pages group chose Peak of the Market for its "Make it Real" award in 2009 as the only company chosen in Manitoba and Saskatchewan for ongoing charity work. Peak of the Market was also recognized as number 44 in the Food in Canada Magazine "Top 100 Canadian Food & Beverage Processors" in 2008.

Peak of the Market is a grower-owned "not for profit" vegetable supplier who's 40 Manitoba Family Farms employ over 1,000 people. Peak of the Market has grown quality produce in Manitoba for 68 years and supplies over 120 different varieties of Manitoba grown vegetables.

Contact Information

  • Peak of the Market
    Larry McIntosh
    (204) 793-7325