Cynthia David

cynthia david

Cynthia David is an experienced journalist specializing in food, travel and copywriting. She contributes to multiple publications, including Produce Retailer, The Packer Newspaper, Dreamscapes Magazine, and LCBO Food & Drink Magazine.


Tom Burfield

tom burfield

Tom Burfield has been Western correspondent for The Packer for more than 20 years, and he also writes for Produce Retailer magazine and has contributed to several other Farm Journal Media publications.


Armand Lobato

armand lobato

Alongside his current role at the Idaho Potato Commission, Armand Lobato has been writing for The Packer and Produce Retailer since 2007. His 40-year produce career spans store-level, buying and senior management roles in retail and food service. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and a Masters in Creative Writing from the University of Denver, and lives in the Denver area.