FOOD HUBS, DISTRIBUTORS & PROCESSORS

 

Publications and Web Resources

Food Hubs - ATTRA

https://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/summaries/summary.php?pub=450

South Carolina Food Hub Network https://www.foodhubnetworksc.com/ 


Good Food Purchasing Guidelines for Food Service Institutions - LA Food Policy Council

http://www.thegreenhorns.net/wp-content/files_mf/1396804772goodfood.pdf


Guidelines for Food Processors - South Carolina Department of Agriculture

https://agriculture.sc.gov/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Food-Processor-Guidelines.pdf


National Good Food Network SYSCO (Fresh Point)

https://freshpoint.com/


South Carolina Direct Farm Business Guide - USDA

http://nationalaglawcenter.org/wp-content/uploads//assets/articles/SCdirectfarm.pdf

 

Organizations

Ace Basin Growers Food Hub

2570 St Matthews Road

Orangeburg, SC 29118

803-378-0563 

https://www.acebasingrowers.com/ 

acebasingrowers@gmail.com

Augusta Locally Grown (Hub)

309 Crawford Ave

Augusta GA 30901

706-426-1869

https://www.augustalocallygrown.org/ 

Axiom Farm COOP (Hub)

https://www.axiomfarmscoop.org/

4622 North Main St. Columbia, SC

803-397-4065 info@axiomfarmscoop.org

A cooperative of farmers and businesses that work together to bring consumers quality products and services. Provide education on products to retail businesses and consumers, and education/training for farmers.


Brickyard Point Farms

http://www.brickyardpointfarms.com/

240 Johnson Landing Rd, Beaufort, SC 22990 843-521-1400

Products/Services: Pecan, pear, persimmon, and pomegranate farm and fruit farm offering pecan processing, shelling and cracking services.


C&S Wholesale

208 Bi Lo Blvd, Greenville, SC 29607

P: (864) 234-1600


Catawba Farm and Food Coalition (Hub)

https://www.catawbafarmandfood.org/

Supports the development of a secure and sustainable food system in Chester, Fairfield, Lancaster, Union, and York counties and the Catawba Indian Nation.


Cordray Farms

www.cordrays.com 6708 County Line Road, Ravenel, SC 29470

843-766-7922

Products/Services: Family run business concentrating on custom processing of wild game, farm raised animals, and retail sales of Cordray Farms all natural beef. They also offer custom cutting, vacuum packaging, and smoking for wild game and processed animals.


General Produce Wholesale

http://www.generalproducellc.com/index.html

4322 Moreland Ave, Conley, GA 30288

404-366-8367

Contact: saleswh@generalproducellc.com

The largest full line wholesale produce house in the Southeast, located on the grounds of the Atlanta State Farmers Market in Forest Park, Georgia. Offers a full line of fresh fruits and vegetables year round.

Freshlist (Hub)

1300 Pegram Street, Suite A
Charlotte, NC 28205

(980) 236-7466

https://www.freshlist.com/ 


GrowFood Carolina (Hub)

www.growfoodcarolina.com 990 Morrison Drive, Charleston, SC 29403

843-727-0091

Contact: info@growfoodcarolina.com

Products/Services: Local food warehouse in Charleston, SC that provides logistical, marketing and distribution support for local growers access to local markets. 

Gullah Farmers Cooperative (Hub)

PO Box 142, St. Helena Island, SC 29920

(843) 212-6576

www.gullahfarmers.org 

Limehouse Produce Company

www.limehouseproduce.net 4791 Trade Street, North Charleston, SC 29418 843-556-3400 (fax) 843-556-3950 Contact: info@limehouseproduce.net

Products/Services: Family-owned and operated fruit and vegetable wholesaler located in Charleston, SC. Supply’s fresh quality produce to restaurants, grocery stores, and retail outlets in Charleston, Dorchester and Berkley counties. Contact local food buyer, Weston Fennel, or customer relations/fleet manager, Ken Strange.


Marvin’s Foods

http://www.marvinsproduce.com/

136 Blakely Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29680 P: (864) 244-5611


Marvin’s Produce

http://marvinsproduce.com/ 240 Genoble Rd., Greer, SC 29651 864-244-5611

Contact: info@marvinsproduce.com

Locally owned and operated since 2006, Marvin’s Produce is dedicated to sourcing produce as close to home as possible. Delivers to a broad range of food service establishments, including: schools, hospitals, national restaurant chains, local chains, grocer stores, diners, delis, steakhouse, and more.


McEntire Wholesale

https://mcentireproduce.com/

2040 American Italian Way, Columbia, SC 29209

(803) 799-3388


Rina’s Kitchen

http://www.rinaskitchen.info/

585 Greyback Rd., Summerville, SC 29483

843-875-6999

Contact: rinaskitchen@yahoo.com

Products/Services: Canning and processing for farmers using their recipes


SCF Organics

https://scforganicfarms.com/

320 W Brewington Rd, Sumter, SC 29153

(803) 469-0116

SCF Organics goal is to educate farmers and customers about the benefits of vegetables and fruits grown with organic, heritage, dry-farming methods, and to increase production and consumption of that produce among farmers and customers of all income levels in the State of South Carolina and beyond. SCF’s Midlands Organic Mobile Markets is a primary source for direct-to-consumer distribution of organic local foods in the food deserts and other communities of the Midlands region of South Carolina


Senn Brothers Produce

http://www.sennbros.com/

327 Wholesale Lane, West Columbia, SC 29072

803-252-8723 (fax) 803-799-8414

Products/Services: Third generation family-owned wholesale distributor of fresh produce and other food products. Specializes in the wholesale distribution of fruit, vegetables, eggs, peanuts, and other fancy food products to restaurants, grocers, schools and other businesses within a 120 mile radius of central South Carolina.


Senn Brothers Wholesale

https://sennbrothers.com/

327 Wholesale Ln, West Columbia, SC 29172

803-252-8723


Severt Wholesale

http://www.severtsproduce.com/

324 Wholesale Ln, West Columbia, SC 29172

Purchases seasonal produce from local farmers as well as farmers throughout the United States.


Swamp Rabbit Cafe & Grocery (Hub)

https://swamprabbitcafe.com/

205 Cedar Lane Rd, Greenville, SC 29611

864-255-3385

Buys, sells, and cooks with fresh, local food to support a sustainable food system. Acts as a food hub for distributing wholesale produce and meat across the region in order to further support farmers and increase local food availability in restaurants, stores, and institutions.

Taylor Boys Produce
4138 Cross Anchor Rd
Enoree, SC 29335
(864) 969-4222

http://www.taylorboysproduce.com/

US Foods Wholesale

https://www.usfoods.com/why-us-foods/chef-store/charleston.html

2711 Azalea Dr, North Charleston, SC 29405

(843) 744-6221


VB Hook Wholesale

315 Wholesale Ln, West Columbia, SC 29172

Wholesale Produce Distributor


Williamsburg Packing Co., Inc.

920 Eastland Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556

843-355-6447 (fax) 843-355-3150

Contact: williamsburgpacking@gmail.com

Products/Services: Federally inspected small custom slaughter and processing facility. Processes and harvests swine, sheep, goat, cattle, chicken, and turkey and will also further process into fresh cuts, sausage, etc. They also dry cure pork belly and hams for bacon and country cured hams. They are Certified Humane and Animal Welfare Approved.


WP Rawl

http://www.rawl.net/

824 Fairview Rd., Pelion, SC 29123

803-894-1900

Products/Services: Large produce firm renowned for its world-class cutting and dicing machinery that allows the firm to process almost any product available. WP Rawl supplies major grocery chains nationally, including most of the firms that have stores in South Carolina.