Founded in 2004, Adina is dedicated to providing consumers with nutritious and delicious beverages using USDA organic and/or natural ingredients from around the world. Adina offers two different beverage lines: Adina Holistics, an Ayurvedic-inspired line of refreshing lighter calorie beverages; and Adina Organic Coffees, a full-flavored coffee beverage with great taste and less sugar than their leading rival.
Blue Horizon Wild supplies sustainably harvested frozen seafood products to the North American market. Its product line includes lobster mac and cheese, crab cakes and fish sticks, all made with healthy, safe seafood. Company founder John Battendieri started Santa Cruz Organic and is a 30-year veteran of the natural foods industry. The company CEO, Michael Rice, is a consumer product branding expert who co-founded the Sterling-Rice Group.
San Francisco-based Charles Chocolates is an artisan confectioner that makes small batch chocolates and other handmade sweets. Started in 2004 by 20-year chocolate industry veteran Chuck Siegel, Charles Chocolates has received rave reviews in the Bay Area and nationally with its Peanut Butterflies, single-grape varietal pâtes de fruits and other delicious confections. Charles Chocolates uses Strauss Creamery organic cream and butter as well as organic herbs, fruits and nuts in its product line.
Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company (CBRC) is the Mid-Atlantic’s premier coffee roaster that creates quality, sustainable coffee for customers who care about improving their community. CBRC pledges 2% of sales to support efforts that make a measurable impact on the health of the Chesapeake Bay watershed through its H2O Initiative.
Organic To Go is a retail store, caterer and meal delivery service that provides delicious and natural soups, salads, sandwiches and entrees packaged for convenient take-out or delivery. All Organic To Go fare is made with organic or naturally grown ingredients. Organic To Go brings similar pricing and delivery services as other box lunch retailers and cafes even though the ingredients are typically more costly.
Sambazon is the vertically integrated global leader in açai products. The company was founded in 2000 by Ryan Black, his brother and a friend while they were visiting Brazil, home to açai. The company produces a variety of Fair Trade, certified organic juices, smoothie, energy drinks, sorbet and supplements made with açai. Sambazon promotes environmental protection, social justice, helping others, and helping promote positive changes in the Amazon Rainforest through a variety of programs.