The FruitGuys

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    We deliver farm-fresh fruit and vegetables to businesses, individuals and schools nationwide, with a priority on green and sustainable processes. We are family owned and much of our produce comes from small farms, delivered the next day in environmentally friendly crates. We have distribution hubs across the United States. Giving back to the communities in which we operate is a founding principle of our company, and through our GoodWorks program, we focus on projects that support healthy communities, encourage organic and sustainable farming practices, and promote long-term environmental stewardship and economic well-being. In 2015, we donated 550,000 lbs. of fruit to those in need – that’s more than 1 million servings!
    TypePrivate
    Founded1998
    HQSouth San Francisco, CA, US
    Websitefruitguys.com
    Employee Ratings3.7

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)70
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    Key People/Management at The FruitGuys

    Chris Mittelstaedt

    Chris Mittelstaedt

    Chief Banana
    Erik Muller

    Erik Muller

    Chief Cultivator
    Erin Mittelstaedt

    Erin Mittelstaedt

    Vice President of Operations
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    The FruitGuys Office Locations

    The FruitGuys has an office in South San Francisco
    South San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
    490 Eccles Ave
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    The FruitGuys Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1998

    The FruitGuys Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    87/100

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    The FruitGuys Online and Social Media Presence

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    The FruitGuys Company Culture

    • CEO Rating

      A+

      90/100

    • Compensation

      F

      10/100

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    The FruitGuys News and Updates

    The FruitGuys Earns B Corp™ Certification

    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The FruitGuys, the nation's leader in providing farm-fresh fruit and thoughtful snacks to the American workplace, has joined the ranks of companies such as Patagonia and Ben & Jerry's in becoming a Certified B Corporation®. The...

    The FruitGuys 20-Year Impact Report

    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The FruitGuys, the nation's leader in providing farm-fresh fruit and thoughtful snacks to the American workplace, released today its 20-year Impact Report summarizing its efforts to feed the hungry, support small farms and...

    The FruitGuys Blogs

    First Farm Visit of 2021: Rancho Charanda

    I visited Paul Rodriguez’s farm, Rancho Charanda, in Redlands, CA on February 24, 2021. I had been worried about taking the time because of all of my other responsibilities in the office, but realized it would be a great break from being behind the computer. So I planned the week out to spare a few …

    Rebecca North Honored by EcoFarm

    Rebecca North, The FruitGuys Director of Procurement and chief Fruit Detective, has been awarded the prestigious 2021 Golden Pliers Award from the Ecological Farming Association (EcoFarm).  According to EcoFarm, a non-profit based in Soquel, CA whose mission is to “nurture safe, healthy, just, and e…

    Doing Good in the Worst Year: Our 2020 Impact Report

    2020 was a terrible year and yet the generosity of our community allowed us to bring healthy food to nearly two million people: neighbors in need, frontline healthcare workers, and public school kids and families. Buying your fruit from us on a regular basis helps our family-owned and operated B Cor…

    COVID-19 and Indoor Air Management

    By Enviro-Stewards, reposted with permission  Coronavirus (COVID-19) can be spread through the air.  Therefore, it is necessary to rethink indoor air management systems to reduce the risk of airborne transmission.  Concurrently, Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) is frequently a top ene…

    Fall Fruit Guide 2020

    The Fall equinox on September 22 marks the transition to shorter days across our hemisphere. Autumn also brings an abundance of tasty fall fruit, especially the peak of apple, grape, and pear season. The FruitGuys Fall Fruit Guide will tell you all about what’s most delicious this season.  Autumn is…

    Farm Grantees Make Progress Despite Pandemic

    The FruitGuys Community Fund 2020 grantee farms have sent us their interim updates, and in spite of the pandemic, these farms and organizations have done some incredible work! These 15 small farms and agricultural nonprofits in 14 different states were awarded a total of $51,098.87 in funding for su…
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    The FruitGuys Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was The FruitGuys founded?

      The FruitGuys was founded in 1998.

    • Who are The FruitGuys key executives?

      The FruitGuys's key executives are Chris Mittelstaedt, Erik Muller and Erin Mittelstaedt.

    • How many employees does The FruitGuys have?

      The FruitGuys has 70 employees.

    • Who are The FruitGuys competitors?

      Competitors of The FruitGuys include Vion, Smunch and Winkler Fleischgroßhandel.

    • Where is The FruitGuys headquarters?

      The FruitGuys headquarters is located at 490 Eccles Ave, South San Francisco.

    • Where are The FruitGuys offices?

      The FruitGuys has an office in South San Francisco.

    • How many offices does The FruitGuys have?

      The FruitGuys has 1 office.