Berry News

Western Innovator : Executive boosts berry production


Hector Lujan worked his way up through the ranks of Reiter Affiliated Companies by helping to greatly expand its berry-growing operations in Central Mexico. He is now the company’s CEO. Hector Lujan enjoyed working on […] Read More

January 7, 2017

Berry grower makes leadership changes


Reiter Affiliated Cos. announces that Hector Lujan has assumed the new role of chief executive officer as co-founder Garland Reiter, who had served in the position, transitions to the role of executive chairman. Under Reiter’s leadership, the […] Read More

January 5, 2017

RAC’s New Mission Statement

January is the time of year for resolutions, for opportunities to be realized, and for change! As an organization, Reiter Affiliated Companies is focused more than ever now on what truly matters: delighting our consumers with a […] Read More

January 3, 2017

Reiter Affiliated Companies names Hector Lujan as CEO

Berry Producer Appoints New CEO As Co-Founder Garland Reiter Transitions to Executive Chairman December 23, 2016 – (Oxnard, California) Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC) announces that current COO, Hector Lujan, will assume the new role of […] Read More

December 23, 2016

Tri-county companies self-insure employee health care coverage

Pacific Coast Business Times

Tri-county companies are increasingly funding their employees’ health care coverage directly, which can be more risky but also provide more flexibility and save money. Employers typically pay health insurance companies monthly or annually to process […] Read More

November 25, 2016

Western Growers recognizes Reiter brothers’ contributions


Western Growers conferred one of its top honors on Miles and Garland Reiter, brothers who head up separate berry businesses, during the organization’s 91st annual convention. Miles Reiter, CEO of Watsonville, Calif.-based Driscoll’s, and Garland […] Read More

November 18, 2016