Anthony Gagliano & Co. is a wholesale fresh fruit and vegetable distributor. The family-owned company services retail food and food service customers within a 300-mile radius of Milwaukee. It ripens, packages, and repackages produce including tomatoes, bananas, citrus fruit, peppers, melons, avocados, papayas, and other stone fruits. Gagliano's has 20 pressurized ripening rooms that can control temperature to within one-tenth of a degree. The firm was founded by Antonino Gagliano, who came to North America from Sicily in the 1850s; it is owned and operated by the fourth generation of Gaglianos.