WHAT WE DO

FRESH. PREMIUM. PRODUCE. IT'S THAT SIMPLE.

FRESH PRODUCE

FRESH IS OUR PRIORITY. WE PROCURE PRODUCT DAILY TO MAINTAIN HIGH TURNOVER RATES. THIS ENSURES THAT WHAT YOU RECEIVE IS THE BEST PRODUCE AVAILABLE.

CUSTOMIZED PROGRAMS

WHETHER IT BE CREATING POTATO PROGRAMS BY VARIETY FOR USAGE, OR ASSISTING IN SEASONAL MENU CREATION, WE DO IT ALL. JUST ASK.

SPECIALTY PRODUCTS

EDIBLE FLOWERS, BULL’S BLOOD SPROUTS, WATERMELON RADISH, DILL POLLEN, THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS. WE TAKE THE TIME TO UNDERSTAND AND SOURCE YOUR REQUESTS.

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ABOUT US

PROVIDING FRESH, PREMIUM PRODUCE SINCE 1919.

FORTE’S HAS BUILT A BUSINESS BASED ON THREE THINGS: QUALITY, SERVICE, AND PASSION. WE ARE ANNOYINGLY PASSIONATE ABOUT PRODUCE, WE BREATHE, SLEEP, AND OF COURSE EAT IT. VIEWING OURSELVES AS “A SERVICE COMPANY THAT JUST HAPPENS TO SELL PRODUCE”, WE GO THE EXTRA DISTANCE TO ENSURE YOU ARE SATISFIED. WE STAND BEHIND THE QUALITY ON EVERY ITEM THAT LEAVES OUR FACILITY, AFTERALL OUR 96 YEAR OLD REPUTATION DEPENDS ON IT.

MEET OUR TEAM

THE PEOPLE WHO KEEP YOU FRESH
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Sean P Balog

Buyer
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Mike Thompson

General Manager
Mike learned the industry from the ground up working in various retail and distribution centres. He is a true family man and is an avid gamer.
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Tami Taylor

Bookkeeper
Our all star who manages the numbers. She loves her Blue Jays, her family, and fresh produce!
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Andrew Demers

Business Development and Marketing
His background in Business and Marketing helps him focus on his customers needs first. Lover of all things Disney, his wife, and rescue pup Rusty
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Tara Roy

Customer Service
Her background in customer service and the restaurant industry allows Tara to identify her customers needs and execute with precision.
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Malory Jones

Customer Service
Her accuracy and enthusiasm to help each customer has made her a valuable asset to the team.
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Ed Thompson

Driver
Ed is a huge country fan, and can be found in front of cheering crowds on karaoke nights.
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David Kruspe

Driver
David is a retired high school science teacher and coach. He ensures accuracy on all orders.
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David Gabriel

Driver
David loves motor vehicles, drawing them and driving them, so delivering produce makes him smile.
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John Vincent

Driver
His enthusiasm for produce can turn meatatarians into vegans!
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Mark Richards

Driver
Mark has a keen eye when selecting produce. He is an avid woodworker who is always looking forward to his next project.
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Winston Cochrane

Driver
A family man with a heart of gold and a sharp eye that helps him pick the perfect order.
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Cody Cameron

Driver
Cody is quick on his feet and takes great pride in understanding his customers needs while hand picking each order.
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Carlos Medeiros

Driver
His lightning speed and accuracy help him to get your product picked and delivered as efficiently as possible.
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Gary Waud

Driver
A retired teacher who maintains the same level professionalism and expertise in every position he takes.
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Shawn Hurst

Warehouse Lead
Shawn manages the day to day warehouse operation with lightning speed and razor like precision.
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Shane Morris

Warehouse Assistant/Customer Service
Shane has the ability to recall each customers preferences upon picking their orders. Looking for something specific? Shane’s your man.

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