Agriculture - Growers & Shippers
DiMare Fresh provides & distributes a full line of the highest quality produce items for retail, wholesale, commercial, and institutional customers. From locally grown and organics to everyday produce commodities. DiMare Fresh procures the best products available in an extensive line of fruits and vegetables, including specialty produce items. DiMare Fresh has everything you need.The history of the DiMare companies began with a pushcart filled with produce on the streets of Boston more than 90 years ago.
Three brothers, Dominic, Joseph and Anthony DiMare set out to create a business, and through their hard work and shared vision, they quickly outgrew the pushcart and opened a storefront on Hale Street. As sales continued to increase and their reputation spread, the business relocated to the Quincy Market in 1930. Seven years later, they moved their repack operations and offices to South Boston across from the Boston Terminal Market, and by 1939 the company was marketing its produce nationally. The DiMares formed close alliances with tomato growers in Florida, Texas and California to better serve the geographic needs of the emerging supermarket chains. At the same time, DiMare Brothers became the first produce company in New England to import tomatoes directly from Cuba. By doing this, they were able to provide a year-round supply for their customers. As the success of their business continued, the brothers decided they should invest in farming operations. In 1945 they planted fields of tomatoes and opened their first packing operation in Florida. Five years l