Gourmet Trading markets Green Giant blueberries - The Packer

Gourmet Trading markets Green Giant blueberries

05/09/2012 04:45:00 PM
Doug Ohlemeier

Courtesy Gourmet Trading Co.Gourmet Trading Co. is introducing Green Giant Fresh-branded blueberries.

On May 7, the Los Angeles-based Gourmet Trading publicized its program to pack and market blueberries for Salinas, Calif.-based Green Giant Fresh.

The program also features the General Mills’ Box Tops for Education.

A North American distributor of asparagus and blueberries, Gourmet Trading Green plans to begin packing from California by late May, according to a news release.

Gourmet Trading plans to offer the blueberries in 4.4-, 6-, 11- and 18-ounce clamshells.

“Blueberries are the perfect snack for kids and a natural fit for Green Giant Fresh and the Box Tops for Education program,” Jamie Strachan, Green Giant Fresh’s president and chief executive officer, said in the release. “Gourmet Trading is a key supplier for Green Giant Fresh and we are thrilled to extend our relationship with them to include blueberries.”



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