The company was founded in 1982 by Herbert P. Barber following a career with National Grape Cooperative, parent of Welch's. We are family owned with Herb's wife Joan, as Secretary/Treasurer and son Van, as Vice President of Sales. In addition, Sue Shearer is Office Manager and sales representitive.
ARONIA BERRIES - US ORIGIN
We represent a large Wisconsin grower offering their 2014 production of about 100,000 lbs of ORGANICALLY CERTIFIED Aronia berries. The berries will be harvested in August/September and will be washed, destemmed and frozen in cartons (or your preferred containers). We could arrange to have the berries processed to your order as single strength juice, puree or 50-65 brix juice concentrate if you wish.
PRODUCTS AVAILABLE FROM CANADA
CRANBERRY SS (NFC) CRANBERRY JUICE - Kosher - Extracted from Grade A Cranberries; tankers / drums; Cranberry puree
PRODUCTS AVAILABLE FROM MEXICO - FROZEN FRUITS AND PUREES
BLACKBERRY, RASPBERRY, STRAWBERRY, MANGO
68 BRIX RED JUICE CONCENTRATES
Colors range from 200 - 8000.
SEEDLESS CONCORD GRAPE PUREE
NY/PA Concord Grapes packed fresh or frozen in pails or drums - OU Kosher available.
Domestic & Brazilian Concord Grape concentrate, juice, essence; Vinifera Grapes and Juices from WA; Freshly harvested grapes; Vinifera & French Hybrid Grapes, Juices and Musts; Ice Wine and Late Harvest Juice; Vinifera grape juices & concentrates from California; Crushed grape seeds, Grape seed oil; Crushed citrus purees.
Concord Grape, Cranberry, Strawberry and others.
SPICES - Industrial Packing
Spices / Herbs / Chiles / Peppers/ Beans / Grains / Rices / Organics
Extracts / Blends / Custom orders
We represent Ropak Corporation, offering high density polyethylene, food grade lugs, used for harvesting crops, in factories, and for household uses.
Because of Herb's background with National Grape/Welch's, which are based on Concord grapes, he publishes an annual newsletter reporting on Concord crop conditions and the concentrate market. Please check out our latest newsletter. Subscriptions are free.
Feel free to consult this page before contacting us, as the answers to your questions may appear here. On this page you will find some interesting facts regarding our company and the Concord grape industry.
We welcome your inquiries and look forward to discussing how we can assist you with your specific fruit requirements or sales.