Dedicating 50 years to food quality and safety.
Domestic and Local Fresh Produce
Ole Tyme Produce specializes in fresh food distribution including domestic, local and international fresh produce, exotic and specialty produce, fresh herbs, fluid and cultured dairy, butter, cheese and eggs, pantry staples, as well as fresh cut produce with the option for custom cut and pack sizes.
We stock and handle frozen, canned and paper products to meet customer specifications. Order quantities are customized to meet each client’s individual business needs. We source produce on both coasts directly from locally-owned farms and a network of premium national growers. Our chosen growers boast long track records that speak volumes to their commitment to quality and sustainability.
Fruits and Vegetables
We receive fresh produce several days a week. Labels include D’Arrigo, Driscoll’s, Sunkist, Dole, and more including local farms with good agricultural practices and sustainable farming practices. All produce undergoes a series of inspections to ensure quality and safety.
Herbs and Specialty Produce
We have a comprehensive selection of stocked and special order herbs and specialty produce available. Fresh herbs arrive 6 days a week and specialty herbs can be ordered with short notice. Specialty produce arrives weekly with multiple ways to order as well as unique access for customers to gain insights into these products through Harvest Sensations.
Fresh Cut Produce
Our fresh-cut fruits and vegetables are purchased from both national and regional companies including Harvest Selections and Taylor Farms. We have a large selection of generally stocked items with no lead time required as well as special order cut-ups requiring a 48-hour lead time prior to desired delivery.
Fresh Dairy Products
Ole Tyme carries dairy products from Prairie Farms which boasts an 80+ year history of superior quality and excellence. We stock fluid dairy products as well as creams, cottage cheese, yogurt, and more.
Butter, Cheese, and Eggs
We offer butter selections both domestically sourced as well as European product. Margarine is available for non-butter baking needs. Our eggs are USDA AA shielded to ensure the highest standards in food safety and handling are met. We stock local pastured eggs from Ben Roberts Farm in Eldon, Missouri. We stock local cheeses as well as imported offerings based on individual customer movement.
Our fresh squeezed citrus juices come from Natalie's Orchid Island Juice Company in Fort Pierce, Florida; an industry leader in safety, quality, and taste. We also carry fresh juices from Prairie Farms and Perricone Farms.
Groceries and Dry Goods
Ole Tyme stocks various grocery products and dry goods including special order items based on customer specifications. Our expanded catalog features additional top-label grocery products and commonly used paper goods.
Customer Service Excellence
Our Customer Service Specialists are experts in superior customer care. Each of our customers is equipped with a designated Customer Service Specialist who is readily available to assist with any needs that may arise. They work proactively to create a simple, seamless experience from initiation of our partnership through the formation of a lasting, trusting and reliable relationship.
Our goal is to create customers for life and we understand the importance of individualized and accessible service to the success of each customer.
“The produce purchased from Ole Tyme Produce is always fresh and expertly packaged. We—and our recipients—appreciate the high quality and variety of produce.”
Chief Executive Officer, Operation Food Search
“From the driver to the CEO they bend over backwards to meet your needs. One of the best vendors of any type we have. Highly recommend them.”
“In these days of large corporations, it's nice to partner with a local family business. Their name says it all, Ole Tyme Produce, reminding you that their family grown business provides the kind of service you reminisce about from the past with quality grown and delivered products. Over 25 years we have come to count on their outstanding customer service, quality products, and their hospitality driven staff which has helped us grow our successful business. We appreciate their partnership, and we look forward to working together for many years to come.”
Owner/Operator, The Original Pancake House