Established in 1946 by Harry Pappas, a W W2 Veteran and a graduate of UC Berkley in California.
California Produce, a three generation, family-owned company.
The company started serving independent markets long before the advent of supermarkets and their current system of purchasing.
Today California Produce is one of the major suppliers of fresh, upscale & gourmet vegetables to the Foodservice Industry.
Their Client base includes independent fine dinning restaurants, casinos, and small-to-mid size chains.
They serve areas from Santa Barbara down to San Diego and from Los Angeles and Palm Springs to Las Vegas ,Nevada. biography (pdf): California Produce