Fresh Direct Produce acquires Mike and Mike’s Organics

Fresh Direct says the acquisition helps with its expansion into Ontario


Fresh Direct Produce has acquired Woodbridge, Ont.’s Mike and Mike’s Organics. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Founded in 2004, Mike and Mike’s is a non-grower distributor of fresh certified organic fruits and vegetables sourced from parts of Canada, the United States and internationally, according to a press release announcing the deal.

Mike and Mike’s Organics also sells grocery and snack products.

The acquisition is part of Fresh Direct Produce’s expansion into Ontario, said Davis Yung, president, CEO, and co-founder of Fresh Direct Produce, which is based in Vancouver.

“Mike Fronte and Mike Dattoli will continue to lead the growth and expansion of the company along with an experienced and passionate management team, offering our customers and vendors a wider selection of produce offerings as well as a distribution network from coast to coast,” he said.