Your customers are demanding exciting and varied flavors in their out-of-home eating. In many cases, the palette of tastes offered by produce from around the world can turn an ordinary dish into a memorable meal. With Shamrock Food’s overall foodservice volume in fresh fruits and vegetables, we can source thousands of exotic fruits, vegetables and herbs from leading growers and shippers worldwide or locally and ship them to you with the proper refrigeration and food-safety awareness. Following the Shamrock Foods goal of delivering satisfaction, our specialty produce program and our unique distribution methods will assist in the culinary creativity that results in an exquisite eating experience—and profits for you.
Markon, a name derived from “marketing consistency,” was established as a buying cooperative in Salinas, California. Shamrock Foods teams up with Markon to provide you with the highest quality and freshest produce available. Produce packed under the Markon Ready-Set-Serve® and First Crop® labels offers you a higher standard of quality than regular USDA specifications. The Markon Five-Star Food Safety™ program ensures proper handling throughout the supply chain—from the farms and their in-field inspectors to your operation. Shamrock Foods and Markon feature a product portfolio with convenient packaging, superior value, reduced storage space, and 100% usability.
Once at the Shamrock Foods warehouse, shipments are inspected again to make sure that produce quality has been maintained in transit. The warehouse team at Shamrock Foods has the experience to receive, store and ship this unique category of goods. Our delivery drivers are specially trained to handle and deliver fresh produce to your door. It’s easier to be innovative, fresh and delicious when you partner with Shamrock Foods Company.