Oct. 3, 2012
-- LOS ANGELES – October 2, 2012. Gourmet Trading Company is excited to offer Tri-Color Asparagus during the company’s purple asparagus season; September through Mid December. The company offers packs featuring all three colors of asparagus for retail and foodservice customers through the holiday season.
For foodservice Gourmet Trading Company offers an 11 lb box featuring 4 bunches of green asparagus, 4 bunches of white asparagus, and 3 bunches of purple asparagus. “This gives chefs the opportunity to try something different during fall and the holidays,” stated Brian Miller, Gourmet Trading Company Vice President of Sales.
The company also offers a 1lb bag of green, white and purple asparagus for retail. “This pack helps lift asparagus sales during the holidays by creating a dynamic display enticing consumers to purchase all three colors of asparagus. This gives consumers the chance to try all three colors of asparagus encouraging repeat sales of green, white and purple asparagus,” stated Julia Inestroza, Gourmet Trading Company Marketing Director.
Gourmet Trading Company Tri-Color Asparagus packs are available now till of the holiday season in the following pack sizes: 11x1lb bunches of Tricolor Asparagus and 11x1lb Tri-Color Bagged Asparagus. Regular bunched purple asparagus from Peru is also available in 5lb and 11lb cases throughout the holidays.