Alan Rupp

The "Pie Man"

Alan Rupp


Leading the team in day to day operations and strategic planning for the nationally recognized product Derby-Pie® chocolate nut pie is something Alan Rupp was literally born to do. The grandson of Walter and Leaudra Kern, Alan started working in the family business in 1973, learning how to properly sort walnuts, crack eggs, and pour without spilling. An active member of the Kentucky Restaurant Association, Alan has been a leader in the community. His sharp wit and keen business sense make him a formidable ally to have on your side.

Contact Information:

2420 Ampere Dr. 
Louisville, KY 40299 
Map & Directions

(502) 499-0285
(888) 743-0410 toll-free
(502) 371-4710 fax 

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Are you a Food Distributor?

Are you ready to offer a specialty product that is nationally recognized? Derby-Pie® is a highly sought-after and valued product, exclusively produced by Kern's Kitchen. By offering our pie, you gain a distinctive gourmet brand and distinguish yourself from other grocers. Need more information?
Download our printable product sheets here. 


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Step away from the spatula and head to a grocer near you to pick up a Derby-Pie®!

Latest News

May 5th, 2018 – DERBY DAY