A&J Produce, Gallup, NM, was founded in 1952 as an independent produce distributor in the local market. Today it has developed into a broadline distributor to independent restaurants and grocery stores.
DoRe, Deer Park, NY, was founded in 1982 as an Italian niche distributor in the central Long Island, NY, marketplace. Currently it focuses on Italian restaurants as well as full menu eateries, pizza and sandwich shops, and white tablecloth operators. It is preparing to expand into canned, dry, frozen, refrigerated as well as non-food categories.