Fresh Avenue Announces GreenGate Fresh Now Offers Washed Cilantro and Parsley
- by Kayla Webb
SALINAS, CA - GreenGate Fresh, which shares ownership with Fresh Avenue under the Barkley Ag family of businesses, is splashing more green into its already verdant lineup. In addition to its high-quality fresh-cut lettuce, cabbage, tender greens, broccoli, and more, washed cilantro and parsley will join its foodservice selection beginning November 1, 2019.
“Our customers have been asking for washed cilantro and parsley to add to their orders. It’s these value-added items from GreenGate that streamlines restaurant operations by bringing more food safety, compact storage, and less shipping costs to customers.” said Scott Bricker, Fresh Avenue’s Sales Director and Partner.
According to a press release, GreenGate Fresh is a farmer and processor of fresh produce, backed by the 100 year farming heritage of the Barkley family. Today, the foodservice provider focuses on fresh-cut items that are high quality, safe, and short cut in order to retain maximum shelf life.
“We are always looking for ways to meet our customer’s needs and very pleased to be adding washed cilantro and parsley to the many quality products from our primary producer partner. But it isn’t just the item we deliver. It's a spectrum of services to ensure our customers save time, money, and hassle in their operations and are fully supported by our region-based team,” added Mark Vaughan, Managing Partner.
As the sales, logistics, and marketing arm of the Barkley Ag family of businesses, Fresh Avenue works to expand the reach of GreenGate Fresh’s line of products in the national market.
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