Kingston Fresh Teams Up with Crown Jewels Produce to Extend its Product Line and Shipping Season

Tue. July 21st, 2015 - by Jessica Donnel

IDAHO FALLS, ID & FRESNO, CA - Kingston Fresh is teaming up with Crown Jewels Produce to help expand its product line while also extending its shipping season for a variety of produce.

Kingston Fresh

According to a press release, the two forces that bring more than 75 years of produce experience combined are joining to implement a program that will maximize the synergies of a new venture.

Nick Proia, Vice President of Business Development, Kingston Fresh“Combining Crown Jewels’ grower base and current programs in California, Mexico, Arizona, Peru, Chile and Spain with our current offerings will expand our ability to create year round programs for all our customers, both foodservice and retail,” Nick Proia, Vice President of Business Development for Kingston Fresh, said in the release.

Kingston’s partnership with Crown Jewels will allow them to extend its shipping season for items including:

  • Green, red, and yellow bell peppers
  • Italian and yellow squash
  • Eggplant
  • Melons
  • Grapes

David O. Kingston, President of Kingston Fresh

David O. Kingston, President of Kingston Fresh, said that the company is always seeking new, creative, and innovative ways to fulfill the needs of its consumers, while exceeding their expectations.

“This new venture does just that,” he said. “I am extremely proud of the work our team is doing in this area and am excited to have a partner with similar goals.”

Crown Jewels Produce

The company’s leadership team also stated that the company couldn’t be more excited about consolidating efforts with another industry veteran like Crown Jewels Produce to maximize efficiencies between the two companies. Between the two, Kingston will expand its list of offerings and offer year-round shipping for the first time ever for many of its programs.

Kingston Fresh Crown Jewels Produce