Virginia companies exhibiting at Fancy Food Show in San Francisco
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Published Wednesday, Jan. 8, 4:41 pm
Filed under Business/Economy
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) is hosting a Virginia Pavilion at the Winter Fancy Food Show, Jan. 19-21, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. At least 15 of Virginia’s Finest® specialty food companies will exhibit, 11 of which will be featured in the Virginia Pavilion.
More than 18,000 buyers from retailers such as Whole Foods, Costco, Kroger, Wal-Mart, The Fresh Market and Restaurant Associates will be in attendance to learn about these top-quality, Virginia-produced and processed products. Virginia foods featured at this year’s show include peanuts and peanut products, cured meats, biscotti, pasta, potato chips, popcorn, preserves, confections, chutneys, sauces, soups and a variety of snacks. The Virginia Pavilion will be located in booth spaces 303-312.
VDACS promotes Virginia’s specialty food products at the Fancy Food Shows, which highlight the world’s finest food and beverages. More than 1,300 exhibitors from across the globe will feature 80,000 products at this year’s Winter Fancy Food Show.
For more information, visit www.specialtyfood.com/fancy-food-show/winter-fancy-food-show. The list of Virginia exhibitors follows.
2014 Winter Fancy Food Show – Virginia Exhibitors
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #303
Ashman Manufacturing & Distributing Company
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #309A
Belmont Peanuts of Southampton, Inc.
Capron, VA 23829
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #310B
Charles City, VA 23030
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #311
Blue Crab Bay Co. / Bay Beyond Inc.
Melfa, VA 23410
Products: Coastal themed snacks, beverages, mixes, spices, frozen hors d’oeuvres/appetizers, nuts, soups, gift packs.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #306
Dr. Lucy’s LLC
Dr. Lucy Gibney
Norfolk, VA 23513
Products: Gluten-free, Vegan cookies – no peanuts, tree nuts or eggs.
FERIDIES / The Peanut Patch, Inc.
Courtland, VA 23837
Products: Gourmet Virginia peanuts, specialty nuts, trail and snack mixes, gift assortments.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #305A
Products: Gourmet popcorn, fudge, confections.
Olli Salumeria Americana
Ross Violi, III
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Products: Cured meats (prosciutto/bacon)
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #309B
Pasta By Valente, Inc.
Mary Ann Valente
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Products: Making specialty pasta since 1982.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #312
Route 11 Potato Chips
Mount Jackson, VA 22842
Products: Hand-cooked specialty potato chips and sweet potato chips.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #305B
S. Wallace Edwards & Sons, Inc.
Surry, VA 23883
Products: Traditional dry cured hickory smoked hams, bacon and sausage.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #304
Simply Panache Products, LLC
Products: ‘Mango Mango’ Mango Preserves.
The Peanut Shop of Williamsburg
Toano, VA 23168
Washington, VA 22747
Products: Southern-style sweet and savory chutneys.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #308
The Virginia Diner, Inc.
Wakefield, VA 23888-2940
Products: Specialty nuts and confections; collegiate licensed products; custom labeling; gourmet products.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #307
Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Lisa L. Lloyd
102 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219