NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — KeHE Distributors will expand into Northern California with a new facility, later this month, in Stockton, California under the name Nature’s Best Powered by KeHE.
“Within the first 90 days post acquisition of Nature’s Best, we recognized that the integrated value of both organizations is greater than either alone. We are excited to announce the opening of our new facility inStockton, California under this name. It aligns with our long-term strategy. Nature’s Best has a very strong reputation and brand recognition west of the Rocky Mountains. The rebranding process is about more than just the KeHE logo itself… The KeHE brand is a promise to our customers that flows from our values and our culture.” said Mike Leone, Chief Commercial Officer, KeHE.
The current Nature’s Best facility in Chino, California, will also undergo a rebranding within the next several weeks.
KeHE Distributors, LLC (KeHE) provides Natural & Organic, Specialty & Gourmet, International & Multicultural and Fresh products to natural food stores, chain grocery stores, independent grocery stores and other specialty product retailers throughout North America. KeHE acquired Nature’s Best in August 2014. KeHE is an employee-owned company with over 4,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada. Through KeHE Cares, KeHE contributes 10% of its pre-tax profits to organizations in the U.S. and to 15 additional countries on four continents. For more about KeHE, visit www.KeHE.com