Gourmet Trading Co. is moving its Los Angeles headquarters and warehouse to a renovated 53,000-square foot site in Redondo Beach, Calif.
Starting Jan. 19, the company will provide customers fresh blueberries and green, white and purple asparagus with expanded loading capacity from the facility at 2580 Santa Fe Ave.
The number of docks is being increased to nine.
A precooling infrastructure is onsite, and clean rooms have been added for future value-added programs.
“We are looking into developing ready-to-eat asparagus programs in bags and trays,” said Chloe Varennes, marketing manager.
Gourmet Trading’s phone numbers, e-mail addresses and other contact information remain the same.
“This move is just one of many exciting changes at Gourmet Trading Company as the company grows into the next phase,” Brian Miller, president, said in a news release.
Gourmet Trading also has offices in Miami; Pasco, Wash,; Calexico, Calif.; Bakersfield, Calif.; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Santiago, Chile; Auckland, New Zealand; Lima, Peru; Tokyo; and Caborca, Mexico.