Produce Distributor in Hartford CT


Hartford Connecticut Vegetable Distributor & Fruit Distributor

Heart of the Harvest has a combined 60+ years in the Food Industry specializing in Fresh Fruits and Vegetables in Hartford CT. Our parent company, Capitol Sausage opened in 1964. Over the years we have expanded from sausage to wholesale fruit and vegetables. We are now expanding again into the Pre-cut business because we think it is the wave of the future. Heart of the Harvest offers outstanding service, state of the art packaging, competitive pricing and an excellent quality product in Hartford Connecticut.

Heart of the Harvest, Inc. is located in Hartford, CT at the Connecticut Regional Market. Our produce company trucks service Connecticut and Greater New England. Heart of the Harvest services Restaurants, Hospitals, Hotels, and Institutions, providing them with fresh fruits and vegetables. We also provide fresh produce in CT to the general public. We make a lot of items fresh daily, but it is always good to call ahead to place an order to guarantee it is ready for you. We look forward to hearing from you.

Our key Hartford produce distributor employees consist of William Driscoll III, William Driscoll IV and Lisa Driscoll.

William Driscoll III (Bill Sr.) has been in the food business since 1958. He is HACCP certified. He worked for his uncle in the Italian sausage business. In 1964 he started his own company, Capitol Sausage and expanded to selling fruits and vegetables in Hartford CT.

William Driscoll IV (Bill Jr.) has also been in the family business since 1983. He worked in the family business buying, selling and delivering Connecticut wholesale fruits and vegetables. He has since grown the company to what it is today. Now he is a valuable asset in overseeing and working hands on in the production plant at Heart of the Harvest.

Lisa Driscoll has also been in the produce business since 1987. She started working for her father as a bookkeeper, worked in sales and became office manager. She now works with her husband and father in law at Heart of the Harvest.

Rebecca Wagner is our Q & A manager. She is our new Quality & Assurance Manager. She graduated from Washington State with a degree in Food Science, and University of Hartford with an Associates in Biology and Business. Rebecca is a great addition to our team.