Healthier Foods, Healthier Life
Hudson River Foods, formerly Healthy Brands Collective, Relocates to Hudson River Valley; Opens 100,000-square-foot Natural & Organic Food Manufacturing Plant
By: Hudson River Foods
Located in historic Castleton, NY, Hudson River Foods' new, state of the art, 100,000-square-
"Because we are makers of organic, non-GMO and kosher foods, we take very seriously that we are also stewards of our community and environment,"
Hudson River Foods will manufacture a number of its natural and organic brands in its new plant, including Cherrybrook Kitchen, European Gourmet Bakery and Healthy to Go powdered supplements, with plans for future expansion to accommodate additional products within the Hudson River Foods family of brands. The company markets and manufactures leading natural and organic brands including Tempt Hemp, European Gourmet Bakery,Cherrybrook Kitchen, High Country Kombucha, Healthy To Go!, and Cell-nique Super Green.
New Management Addition
Along with the move and expansion comes additional talent joining the Hudson River Foods management team. "We are pleased to announce that Niké VanArsdale has joined Hudson River Foods team as National Sales Director," said Donna and Dan Ratner. "She is a seasoned manager with experience in all aspects of sales, marketing, merchandising, brand management, promotional strategy, new product introductions, and new business development. Niké has worked as a category manager for both conventional and natural retailers. She was a Sales Manager with Presence Marketing/Dynamic Presence. Niké has in-depth knowledge of natural and organic products, standards and protocol and a passion for living a healthy lifestyle. We are excited to have her on our team to build out Hudson River Foods for the healthy lifestyle that people are looking for today."
"Working with Presence Marketing and others, I have always had to manage a lot of product and category diversity. Hudson River Foods is a family of brands from organic and allergen free baking mixes to superfoods. It's a great match because of the diversity of alternative foods the company offers, plus the fact that it's a family run business," Van Arsdale said.
New Website Complements Updated Image, Name Change
In related news, Hudson River Foods has unveiled a newly designed website atwww.HudsonRiverFoods.com where visitors can learn about their favorite products and shop the company's family of brands. "People can still go to their favorite brands' website, but now everything is tied together, and for the first time, we have a cart offering all our products," said Donna. "We also are excited to launch recipes and blogs where we can engage more with our consumer audience."
About Hudson River Foods
Located in the scenic Hudson River Valley in upstate New York, Cell-nique Corp., dbaHudson River Foods (formerly Healthy Brands Collective), is the parent company to a nationally and internationally known portfolio of better-for-you natural and organic brands, including Tempt Hemp, European Gourmet Bakery, Cherrybrook Kitchen, High Country Kombucha, Healthy To Go!, and Cell-nique Super Green. Established in 2005 by Dan Ratner, a former GE Capital executive, and Donna Ratner, one of the founding pioneers of MTV, Hudson River Foods is committed to environmentally responsible business practices, and is dedicated to providing "Healthier Foods, Healthier Life." Visit http://www.hudsonriverfoods.com.
Where to Find Us
Products manufactured by Hudson River Foods are available in leading natural and specialty retailers nationwide, and through leading distributors including UNFI and KeHE. For wholesale inquiries contact firstname.lastname@example.org, tel 888.417.9343.
Steve Hoffman, Compass Natural Marketing