Sales of Blue Goose brand prunes are expected to be especially strong in the Northeast, Florida, Toronto, Montreal, California, Chicago and Texas, according to a news release from Oakland-based Grant J. Hunt.
Blue Goose prunes are expected to ship for about six weeks. Grant J. Hunt plans to offer them in a variety of packaging options including a 30-pound bulk box, a 5-pound clamshell, a 3-pound clamshell and a 2-pound bag.
New for 2014 is a stand-up pouch.
About two weeks after the start of the Blue Goose deal, Grant J. Hunt will launch its empress and president plum deals. Both products should be available for 4 to 6 weeks.