Fight The Flu With Green Tea

It’s officially cold and flu season. To avoid getting sick, consider making green tea your hot beverage of choice. Studies have shown it can strengthen the immune system.

Happy National Fruit At Work Day!

Tuesday October 4th, 2016 is National Fruit At Work Day. Tune in for 3 WAYS to join in on the fun!


The 5R’s Promise: A Unifying Way of Doing Business

Having a positive impact on the world and our customers, is a key component of The FruitGuys business. One of the things that we’ve developed along the way to help us stay aligned with these values is a concept called the 5 R’s. Tune in as CEO, Chris Mittelstaedt explains the importance of blending ethics within the business world.

The 3 Ways to Join The Fun - National Fruit At Work Day!

On Tuesday, October 4, 2016, join us in celebrating the food that fuels our busy workday: fruit! This momentous annual holiday will change the way you think about snacking at work—forever.

The FruitGuys Story

Founded in 1998, The FruitGuys took the simple idea of delivering fresh, local fruit to offices around San Francisco and slowly built a reputation. Rather than eat unhealthy snacks from a vending machine, these overworked startup companies were able to enjoy the benefits of fruit in the office every week. It all started in founder and CEO Chris Mittelstaedt’s one-bedroom apartment in North Beach, where the young founder built wooden crates to store fruit and hand-deliver it around the city.

View From The Bay - How to Pick the Sweetest and Juiciest Stone Fruit

In July of 2009, FruitGuys founder and CEO Chris Mittelstaedt was a guest on the local TV show View from the Bay, which explores food and entertainment in the San Francisco Bay Area. He joined the show's hosts to educate viewers about picking the best fruit — stone fruit, in particular.