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How Homeboy Industries Landed a Distribution Deal With Supermarkets

This story appears in the November 2013 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe » You're reading Entrepreneur United States, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.

Talk about a fortuitous lunch.

A few years ago, Kendra Doyel, vice president of public affairs for Ralphs Grocery Co. and Food 4 Less, toured Homeboy Industries' headquarters and stayed to eat at the Homegirl Cafe.

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