Cape Fresh Produce is the answer to your fresh fruit needs

Cape Fresh Produce was established in 2019 and supplies quality fresh produce to local and international retailers and markets. Currently focusing on stone and pome fruit, we aim to add a variety of superfoods to our offering in the near future.

With sustainability and profitability top of mind, we are able to add real value to all stakeholders in the value chain. Cape Fresh Produce is based in the beautiful town of Paarl in the Western Cape, South Africa.


We are a dynamic team of experienced fruit producers, marketers and traders based in the Cape.

Lohan Marais
Lohan MaraisManaging Director
Born and raised on a farm, Lohan’s love for and dedication to agriculture has only grown stronger with age. After completing his B.Comm degree, he moved into the fresh produce sector, and has acquired valuable experience in every aspect of the industry – from production to delivery to client. His business expertise, along with his insight into the needs of both producers and buyers, gives him a sharp edge.

Lohan loves to fish, hunt and spend time with his family in nature.

Stéfan du Plessis
Stéfan du PlessisFounder & Director
Stéfan is a third generation farmer from Prince Alfred’s Hamlet just outside Ceres in the Western Cape.

Since completing his studies in M. Sc Agric at the University of Stellenbosch, he has been intricately involved in the South African fruit industry, with 18 years experience in the growing, packing, marketing and sales of fresh fruit.

Stéfan is an avid cyclist with a love for the simple life and his family, and he hopes to one day make his own red wine.

André Lotz
André LotzDirector
André is a qualified Chartered Accountant who traded the corporate world for the country life to pursue his lifelong dream of working in the agricultural industry. With a third generation farming background and a decade of experience in the agricultural industry, he enjoys combining business principles with agricultural practices to establish successful agri businesses which vertically integrate in the supply chain.

In his free time he loves cycling, fishing, hunting and spending time with his family.