Who We Are

We are passionate about our craft

Our Vision

To inspire a world that believes in genuine beverages and refreshments.

Our Mission

Create lasting partnerships by providing premium, genuine fruit-based beverages and ingredient solutions crafted by a talented, dedicated team.

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Our Company

For almost 40 years, we have been a leader in all-natural NFC citrus ingredients and refreshments for foodservice, specialty industrial and private label retail customers.

  • Annually, source +29 million pounds of citrus from the best growing regions around the globe
  • Three manufacturing locations across the US have available capacity to produce over 30 million gallons
  • State of the art distribution centers with storage space equal to more than 10 football fields
  • Customers include North America’s largest national foodservice broadline distributors, fresh casual dining chains, food retailers; c-stores and many more
  • Supply products globally for our multinational customers from Asia to the Middle East

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A Tradition of Sustainability

Founded on the principle of sustainability by creating value out of waste. We continue to stay true to that guiding principle.

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Healthy Products

  • Tree-to-table products made from the freshest ingredients
  • Carefully crafted and minimally processed
  • All-natural, no additives
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Healthy People

  • Commitment to our employees
  • Support local sustainability community efforts
  • Partnerships with food banks and donations
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Healthy Planet

  • Zero-citrus waste program
  • Recyclable plastic bottles
  • Strong advocates of local sourcing

Categories and Product Offerings

not from concentrate citrus juices

NFC Citrus Juices

not from concentrate fruit ades

NFC Lemonades
and Limeades

all natural ready to drink smoothies

All-Natural Ready
to Drink Smoothies

premium bar mixers

All-Natural NFC Citrus
Blends and Bar Mixes

rtd smoothies and condensed smoothie bases

All-Natural Fruit Purees
and Smoothie Bases

Attributes & Benefits

all-natural non-gmo

Natural / Non-GMO

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no artificial sweeteners or ingredients

No Artificial Sweeteners
or Ingredients

not from concentrate

Not from

gently pasteurized

Gently Pasteurized

fresh squeezed flavor


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Development & Commercialization

Expertise in delivering products from concept to market.

  • Full R&D team with in-house laboratory and commercial kitchen
  • Robust technical knowledge and culinary expertise
  • Sensory testing, concept validation and consumer screening experience
  • Pilot production process and scale up production capabilities
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Procurement & Food Safety

Global sourcing management that assures sustainability and traceability of supply.

  • Robust supplier verification and approval protocols
  • Inbound raw material testing and specifications management
  • Quality control from raw material to finished product
  • Contract management and ingredient planning
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Manufacturing & Distribution

Bi-coastal national manufacturing and distribution throughout North America.

  • Multiple production facilities ensures continuity of supply, contingency planning and redundant manufacturing protocols
  • Geographically diverse distribution network
  • Ample capacity and continuous capital investment
  • Experienced operations, distribution and logistics resources
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Experienced Team & People

Our people are our greatest assets.

  • Highly skilled and experienced management team
  • Senior operations leaders from blue chip food and beverage companies
  • Experienced direct sales team supported by a seasoned broker network
  • Certified food scientists and quality control technicians