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Crystal Valley Foods Miami operation earns organic handler certification

Crystal Valley Foods has received the organic handler certification at its warehouse and distribution center in Miami. The certification was issued by SCS Global Services (SCS).

“Crystal Valley Foods has achieved organic handler certification at their Miami, Florida facility, having demonstrated full compliance with USDA National Organic Program standards.” said Brandon Nauman, SCS’s associate managing director, organic and non-GMO programs.SCS Organic 4CG-web

The company is currently offering year-round organic French beans as well as seasonal organic asparagus, blackberries and Florida-grown blueberries. Crystal Valley also has a variety of other organic specialty products in the pipeline.

“Consumption of organic produce has been steadily increasing for the past decade,” said Katiana Valdes, director of marketing for Crystal Valley Foods. “As we continue to diversify and expand our product line, we are focused on making sure that it includes organics as well. This trend will only keep growing in popularity and we fully expect to offer more organic products in order to be able to continue to meet the demands of our customers and today’s consumer,” said Katiana.