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New bagged items!

Have you seen our new bagged items? Just as fresh as ever, now your favorite produce is available in portable and reusable bags! The handle makes it easy to grab on the go, and the clear bag lets you see every detail of the tasty produce you’re about to buy. The bag’s resealable function also makes it easy to carry all the way from the store to your kitchen. Once it’s there, there’s no need for a separate container or drawer for storage, your produce can be left in the bag until it is used.

We all get a little more excited about adding fresh produce to our diet during the summertime, but coming up with a different use for that produce every day of the week can be challenging. Here are some easy dinner ideas for every night of the work week -and they are all filled with your favorite summer produce!

 

An estimated 6 million Americans are currently living with heart failure, and that number is expected to rise to over 8 million by 2030. Are you taking the necessary precautions to keep your heart healthy? (Yes, eating your fruits and vegetables made the list!) Check it out here: http://www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org/7-simple-habits-can-reduce-th...

Pro-produce isn't just our business model; it's our approach to daily life. Read more about the political side of produce, and also learn adventurous uses for avocado, winter produce picks, food waste tips, and more!

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Capital City Fruit, September 2015

Produce waste matters. It unnecessarily adds to landfills, diminishes farmers' efforts, and represents a big expense for retailers and consumers. Capital City Fruit is committed to eliminating food waste. Read about the four ways we tackle the issue!

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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 decade. CCF was selected for the prestigious recognition based on how it has met key performance measures aligning with Reinhart’s overall business strategy. 

How is Capital City Fruit ensuring fresh produce during the drought? Learn about this and more in the summer issue of our newsletter.

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Capital City Fruit, Inc. is site of Wednesday’s business roundtable discussion with Hillary Clinton
Third-generation company provides background and instructions for reporters

On Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 11:45 AM, Capital City Fruit in Norwalk, Iowa will host a tour and business roundtable with Hillary Clinton. This is one of a couple of small events scheduled by Clinton’s campaign staff.

March 2015 Newsletter

What’s trending in produce for the new year? Learn more in the winter issue of our newsletter.

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