About Us

Working hard to give you the freshest possible start in the kitchen

Chevalier Wholesale Produce has been a leading NZ wholesale distributor of fresh produce for the last 40 years family owned and operated Chevalier distributes Internationally and Nationally.

Chevalier Produce has created a benchmark in the supply of fresh produce. Our business has developed over many years through careful and steady growth, constantly adapting to meet the requirements of our diverse range of clients.

We have been able to offer our customers the competitive edge by taking a fresh approach, aiming to never let you down.

Local right from the beginning

Chevalier Wholesale Produce is a leading wholesale supplier of fresh fruits and vegetables to the food service industry throughout Auckland and the North Island. Chevalier Produce has created a benchmark in the supply of fresh produce. Our business hasdeveloped over many years through careful and steady growth, constantly adapting to meet the requirements of our diverse range of clients. We have been able to offer our customers the competitive edge by taking a fresh approach, aiming to never let you down. Our friendly and committedstaff have years of experience in the fresh produce industry and therefore recognise the significant pressures placed on busy kitchens. By acting as your eyes and ears in the market, we are able to advise on availability, seasonal price fluctuations and potential shortages. The aim isto inspire, not only the most creative chefs, but to also add value to the produce that is delivered into the kitchen.

Our Vision

  • Customers - Be the most customer orientated fruit and vegetable B2B supplier
  • Productivity¬† - Be a highly effective, fast moving business with the ability to change
  • Collaboration - Develop portfolios of customers and suppliers, together creating strong long term value
  • Profitable - To be an excellent sustainable financial business.
  • Community - To be responsible for who we are and the environment we live in for future generations
  • People - Be a great place to work where people are inspired to be the best they can be

Our Mission

To seamlessly provide our clients with what they need when they need it

Our Values

  • Make it happen we works as a team to meet the needs of our customers
  • A commitment to innovation and excellence
  • A commitment to sustainability and to acting in an environmentally friendly way
  • Respect for people- we value our people and encourage their development

What our clients say....

"Nothing is ever an issue. Back up service and supply every time. Best customer service team I have ever dealt with."
Ariki - Caffe E Cuncina - Auckland

"We have used Chevalier for several years at a variety of catering outlets their service has always been 1st class friendly, helpful and proactive."
Andrew - Auckland

"Great Quality, reliability and communication. Also great follow up from the team. Highly Recommend to any hospitality operation as a fantastic supplier."
Phillip Smith - Pavilion Cafe

"We have used Chevalier for 2 years. Their service and supply of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables is second to none. They go the extra mile to ensure they can supply on time every time."
James - Madmex- Auckland

"Our business relies on the very best fruit and veg available. Our dishes are based on the fresh quality produce supplied by Chevalier."
Tim - Habitual Fix - Auckland

Quality in everything we do

  • Auckland City Council: Food Hygiene Grade A

  • AsureQuality: Certified for Approved Supplier Programme

  • NZ Good Agricultural Practice Accredited Supplier

Our Export Division

Export is an important focus of our company's activities. Our attention to quality and service means that the best in New Zealand grown produce is available to anywhere in the world.

We pack to customer requirements so that the product can be placed directly onto the client's shelves for sale.

We source our fresh produce from a range of growers throughout the country in premium growing regions.

CWP exports mixed loads of fruit and vegetables by both sea and air. What sets us apart is our personal involvement in produce procurement and stringent inspection processes. Quality Assurance starts with terms agreed with our suppliers and an understanding of ourclient's individual requirements.

Our experienced export account managers have sound knowledge of overseas markets throughout Australia, Melanesia and The South Pacific with further development throughout Asia.

Quality Produce is sourced daily by our experienced and knowledgeable buying team to ensure that we are supply the best freshest fruits and vegetables in the peak of the growing seasons.

Tell us what you want and we will work with you to make it happen.

At your back door

Chevalier Wholesale Produce supplies restaurants and food service sites across the Auckland Region. Our Customers receive fresh fruits and vegetables at a competitive price delivered right to their door 7 days a week.

The Team at Chevalier are passionate about meeting and exceeding the expectations of our customers. Utilizing years of market knowledge, our expert account management team provide guidance and assistance to help chefs and their teams select products to develop their menus. Ourcommitment to service means that our customer services and account management staff handle customer requests quickly and efficiently.

Orders placed at any time before midnight will be delivered the next day. We do offer a same day delivery service for our premium based customers.

Our team of long time specialist buyers have a wealth of experience in sourcing and procuring the very best quality fresh produce available both locally and internationally. Our asset is our suppliers. We ensure that we monitor everything we supply with a strong emphasis on freshness, flavour and appearance. Long term relationships with many New Zealand overseas growers and importers enable us to guarantee consistent supplies of the highest possible quality, allowing us to support our customers even when difficult market conditions prevail.

We are always looking for exciting people to join the team at Chevalier. Please email us a copy of your CV for us to review.

Below we will list any specific vacancies as they arise.

Ronald McDonald House Auckland

Our Chosen Charity is Ronald McDonald House.

Ronald McDonald House Auckland (RMHA) provides free accommodation and support for over 2,000 Kiwi families each year while their child receives specialist medical treatment at the National Children's Hospital.

RMHA seeks to alleviate some of the practical, emotional and financial burdens families may face - so that they are better placed to copy and help their child heal.

Chevalier Wholesale Produce are proud to support all the families that stay with Ronald McDonald House Auckland .

Last year alone over 2000 families
stayed at Ronald McDonald House.

Chetan Chhita, Managing Director Chevalier Produce
with Dominique Cornille, Business Relationship Manager Ronald MacDonald House