Employees have experience at a number of shippers in the region, including Frontera, Duda and David K. DeBerry Inc., DeBerry said.
“They’re all people with a lot of time invested in the industry,” he said.
Many of the personnel brought their own sales contacts, too, DeBerry said.
“We pulled everything together and there was very little crossover,” he said.
“They can come in and offer directives at their whim, but for the most part, we’re a stand-alone company and we’ll operate independently from anything else,” DeBerry said.
The company’s label is Moonlit Farms.
Note on correction: The original headline incorrectly listed the products handled by Crescent Produce.