May 21, 2014
FoodMatch is proud to announce Non-GMO Project Verification of 15 products in our efforts to continue to be an industry leader in providing authentic and responsibly produced olives, antipasti and ingredients. “Transparency is paramount in today’s food culture,” says Phil Meldrum, President of FoodMatch. “Receiving Non-GMO Project Verification and adding the seal to our labels is a decisive next step in actively listening and responding to what our customers value.”
To date, 30 sku’s of Divina, Organic Divina and Olivista retail products have been Non-GMO Project Verified, with many additional products expecting approval in the coming weeks. Verified products include:
- Organic Divina: Kalamata, Pitted Kalamata, Sliced Kalamata, Pitted Green, Greek Olive Mix and Kalamata Olive Spread
- Divina: Castelvetrano, Greek Olive Mix (Whole and Pitted), Kalamata (Whole, Pitted and Sliced), Olive Bruschetta, Cracked Green, Mt. Athos Stuffed w/Citrus, Mt. Athos Stuffed w/Garlic, Mt. Athos Stuffed w/Sundried Tomatoes and Mt. Athos Stuffed w/Red Peppers
- Olivista: Arbequina California EVOO, Delicate California EVOO and Bold California EVOO
The Non-GMO Project offers North America’s only independent verification for products made according to rigorous best practices for GMO (genetically modified organisms) avoidance, including segregation and traceability to prevent contamination.
Since 1996, FoodMatch has established itself as the industry leader in bringing all-natural, regionally authentic Mediterranean specialties to the American consumer. Through the hands of our growers, we create great tasting, responsibly produced authentic foods that nurture community and enhance your quality of life.
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For more information about FoodMatch, Inc. and Olivista, or to schedule an interview with FoodMatch, please contact Brandon Gross at 212-244-5050 or email Brandon@Foodmatch.com