Dora the Explorer™ Snack'n go!™ Vegetable Dip, SpongeBob SquarePants™ Roasted Garlic Hummus Snack'n go!™, Dora the Explorer mini-dipper Hummus, and SpongeBob SquarePants mini-dipper Vegetable dip, have all won the PTPA Media Inc. Seal of Approval!
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In 2008 at the Victoria Conference Centre, in front of a hall filled with representatives from some of the biggest and most well respected food companies, Summer Fresh Snack ‘n Go was honoured with not just one, but two prestigious Grand Prix Awards from the Canadian Council of Grocery Distributors. A panel of 32 distinguished judges, ranging from consumers to food editors, to executives, awarded Summer Fresh Snack ‘n Go the prize for Best Snack and Best All Canadian Product.
In 2008 Summer Fresh won a number of the LIVERight awards, including; Best Vegetarian Item for Edamame Hummus; Best New Item for Snack'n Go; Best Kid-Friendly Item for Snack'n Go; and Best Use of Fresh Food for Roasted Garlic Hummus!
Susan Niczowski, owner and president of Summer Fresh Salads, built Summer fresh from the ground up over the past 16 years, and she continues to place high on the Canadian Business magazine’s “Profit W 100” list. For 2007 Susan placed 7th!
In 2006 Susan won the RBC Momentum Award, which is given to women who have “successfully overcome obstacles and capitalized on opportunities to deliver profitable growth… through expanded management, empowered employees, and demonstrated excellence…”
W100 – Summer Fresh continues to be one of the best companies in Canada, ranking among the 50 Best Managed!