Shane Schnitzler

Fresh Markets Australia

Shane is dedicated to advancing the longevity and sustainability of Australia’s fruit and vegetable industry, particularly the independent sector. With a profound commitment spanning over 35 years, including 13 years in retail, Shane brings a rich expertise to his leadership roles.

He holds a Bachelor of Business and has presided over Fresh State Limited for more than eighteen years.

Since 2006, Shane has chaired the FMA, where he is recognised as a strategic leader. He played a pivotal role in the launch of the "A Better Choice!" program, designed to support independent retailers and sustain the central market system. Shane also co-owns Produce Time P/L, a wholesaling business at the Melbourne Market, further demonstrating his active involvement in the industry since 2014.

Speaker Session

June 04, 2024

Trade Show (Cultivation Corner) Speaker Session 11: Australia's Fresh Produce Markets - The Vital Link

Expo Halls 14-20 (Cultivation Corner)

1430 - 1450