We are honored to be named Company of the Year by the Baton Rouge Business Report! 

About Us

Our Core Values

Integrity

We will always practice honesty, fairness and respect in all aspects of our business – and always act in accordance with our values.

 

Customer Service

Our customers are the most important aspect of Capitol City Produce. We will provide them with prompt, cheerful, helpful service and personal attention every day.

 

Quality

We always seek the highest quality produce available for the best value. We are involved in every aspect of procurement and distribution.

 

Team

We will always listen to and respond to the needs of our employees. We strive to provide a safe and clean work environment that will contribute to the personal growth and security of our team members.

Founded on April 24, 1947 by the Ferachi family, Capitol City Produce has grown to become one of the most respected and reliable providers of produce in the Gulf Coast region. Known for providing the highest quality produce and superior customer service, we offer everything from fresh fruits and vegetables to seasonal items, frozen products, fresh dairy products and value-added processed items

Capitol City Produce - Early Days

Our Mission

 

Our mission is to provide our customers with the freshest quality produce and superior customer service while maintaining the highest standards for food safety.


Headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, we serve a wide range of customers throughout the state and into Mississippi. Led by a senior management team who has dedicated their lives to the produce industry, we offer a workforce of more than 175 experienced and well-trained professionals who are dedicated to meeting the unique needs of each customer, every day.

At Capitol City Produce we take pride in being industry leaders in innovative technology and safe food practices. This includes a state-of-the-art temperature-monitored facility, more than 50 refrigerated trucks and 16 refrigerated docks – all of which are utilized to ensure that we maintain the proper temperature on all products and never break the cold chain. In addition, we have multiple programs and procedures in place to ensure product quality and safety.

Perhaps most importantly of all, the people at Capitol City Produce understand that there is simply no substitute for outstanding customer service – which is one of the reasons why we received the Purveyor of the Year Award from the American Culinary Chefs Association. Being friendly, helpful and knowledgeable is a must for our employees. Our team is dedicated to providing you with prompt, professional service every day – and meeting your needs with a smile.

We invite you to contact us for more information about Capitol City Produce and all of the outstanding fresh and frozen products we can provide to help your business succeed.