What’s New With Capital City Fruit?
Keeping you informed helps you make decisions based on facts, not opinions. Read on to find information about market place produce trends, industry conferences, continuing educational classes, how we are improving our day-to-day processes, and tips on how to better incorporate produce into your strategy. Check out some of our latest updates!
Jun 17, 2020
Capital City Fruit was awarded to participate in the recently announced USDA Farmers to Families Food Box program to support Americans in need during the COVID-19 pandemic. The U.S. Department of Agriculture approved $1.2 billion in contracts to support American...READ MORE
Apr 22, 2020
Capital City Fruit has launched its fresh home produce delivery service to support health and well-being of Midwest families during COVID-19 pandemic. In recognizing the importance of social distancing and self-quarantining during this unprecedented time, Farm Produce...READ MORE
Mar 20, 2020
How does this service work? Our club pack delivery service is simple! Mix and match individual produce items and/or our curated wellness packs and place your order. Our produce experts will carefully select and pack your produce with proper insulation to keep fruit...READ MORE
Mar 19, 2020
To our valued customers and suppliers: As a key part of the supply chain throughout much of the Midwest, Capital City Fruit wants to ensure everyone that we have taken several key measures to prevent the possible spread of the COVID-19 virus. The U.S. Department of...READ MORE
Feb 19, 2020
The Allen Lund Co. has acquired Des Moines Truck Brokers Inc. Des Moines Truck Brokers was co-founded in 1969 by Capital City Fruit founders Joseph M. Comito and Joseph T. Comito with James A. DeMatteis (Jim Sr.). Throughout its 50-year partnership, Des Moines Truck...READ MORE
Apr 18, 2017
At the beginning of June, Christian Comito and Bob Harper attended the annual Reinhart Corp "Traditions" event in Florida. Comito and Harper got to spend some time learning a lot about Reinhart Corporation. Last year when they attended, they...READ MORE
Jun 2, 2015
Capital City Fruit was named Produce Supplier of the Year by Reinhart Foodservice at Reinhart's annual Traditions Sales & Marketing Conference on June 2, 2015. Reinhart is the fifth largest food service distributor in the country, and has been a CCF client for a...READ MORE