Pro*Act adds seven Southern distributors - The Packer

Pro*Act adds seven Southern distributors

06/29/2012 02:52:00 PM
Kayla Banzet

Seven produce distributors have joined the Monterey, Calif,-based Pro*Act.

With these companies joining the group, the distributor network now boasts 49 companies and collectively operates 70 distribution centers nationwide, according to a news release.

The new distributors are:

 

  • Chapman Produce, Tallahassee, Fla.

      - Keith Chapman, owner, and Dan Bruijn, partner

 

  • City Produce, Fort Walton, Fla.

       - Tommy Sundy, owner

 

  • Gulf Coast Produce, Biloxi, Miss.

       - Mike and Christi Alise, owners

 

  • Limehouse Produce Co., North Charleston, S.C.

       - Jack and Andrea Limehouse, owners

 

  • McCartney Produce, Paris, Tenn.

       - Raymon Randolph, general manager

 

  • Metropolitan Foods, Little Rock, Ark.

        - Kevin and Gina Womack, owners

 

  • Sunrise Fresh Produce, Jacksonville, Fla. and Jackson, Miss.

        - Andrew Mercier, president

Max Yeater, Pro*Act president, said the addition of the seven family-owned businesses will enhance their coverage in the Southeast.

“We look forward to our partnership with these outstanding companies and to help them thrive with our industry-leading resources from purchasing and food safety, to sustainability and supply chain management that are Pro*Act trademarks,” Yeater said in the release.



Comments (1) Leave a comment 

Name
e-Mail (required)
Location

Comment:

characters left

Dick Mills    
NJ  |  July, 08, 2012 at 07:25 AM

Are you in need of another grower packer shipper in the North East or Mid Atlantic.

Feedback Form
Leads to Insight