Central Illinois Produce

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CENTRAL ILLINOIS PRODUCE is one of Illinois' largest wholesale produce distributors south of Chicago!

We distribute bulk and processed fruits and vegetables, specialty produce items, fresh herbs, salads and soups along with a complete line of dairy products. Whenever possible we purchase locally grown produce from right here in the Midwest!

See our COVID-19 response.

***Due to COVID Central Illinois Produce is currently operating Monday through Friday at all of our locations. Many of our routes have reduced days of service. If you are not sure what days your location has available for delivery, especially as you reopen, please contact customer service for assistance. As demand has increased we are now offering pick ups in Urbana only on Saturday's from 7:00 AM- 11:00 AM. Email orders need to be placed by 4:00 PM the day before and call in orders are accepted up until 10:00 AM that day. We will continue to monitor the demand from our customers and we will continue to expand our days and routes as needed. Thank you. ***

We also offer an array of non-produce items from companies throughout the state of Illinois. More information is available under the Products List page.

Coming in the summer of 2020 Central Illinois Produce, in partnership with Creation Gardens and the What Chefs Want program, will begin offering the many new items you see on the online ordering sign in page. More details are to follow. If you aren't directed to the online ordering sign in page automatically, please clear your browser cache and click on the Online Ordering link to the left.

We invite you to look around our web site and learn more about our companies and how we can be of service to you!

Central Illinois Produce is proud to be a member of
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Produce Alliance is a GPO Alliance made up of the best distributors utilizing fifty-plus distribution centers around the country including Hawaii, Canada, and The Bahamas that service the foodservice industry. PA has an annual combined sales in the billions of dollars and we are aligned with the top grower/shippers around the world.
  • Regional and National Programs
  • Long Term Contract Pricing
  • Consistent Product Specifications throughout Distribution Area
  • Strict Adherence to Food Safety and Sanitation Standards
Champaign Chamber of Commerce Vermilion Advantage

Founded in 2008, College Chefs provides food service for Fraternities, Sororities, and Student Housing Facilities across the United States. Working with College Chefs since their inception, we are proud to provide them with fresh produce and spices for their operations at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus and many other university communities across the Midwest. Learn more about this organization by visiting www.collegechefs.com.


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