WE’RE THE FRUIT PEOPLE.
At Graceland Fruit, we believe everyone deserves access to the taste and wholesomeness of fresh fruit all year long. We know the drying process like nobody else in the world and have a deep passion for what we do. That’s why some of the largest and most prestigious food companies in the world add our premium dried fruits to their products. And, why consumers around the world are discovering the delicious flavor, versatility and nutrition of our dried fruits.
PERFECTING THE ART OF DRYING FRUIT SINCE 1973
Located in the heart of America’s largest tart cherry growing region, we are one of the largest single providers of infused dried fruits in the world. We primarily produce infused dried fruits such as cranberries, cherries, wild and cultivated blueberries and apples. Graceland’s products are sold in the United States and over fifty other countries around the world.
The fresh, flavorful taste of our premium dried fruits is produced with patented drying, freezing and processing technologies. The same exceptional quality, dependable performance and a continuing commitment to innovation that have made us an award-winning company in the food industry also go into every package of dried fruits sold for home kitchens.
We offer innovative food manufacturers and providers the opportunity to develop and introduce new products that have strong consumer appeal. The entire line of dried fruits and Soft-N-Frozen™ fruit products are gluten-free, allergen-free and Non-GMO and contain nutrients found in Mother Nature’s Super Fruits. They are ideal for today’s health conscious and convenience driven consumer.
THE GRACELAND FRUIT DIFFERENCE
Our uncompromised commitment to premium quality, dependable performance and food safety is unmatched. Only quality graded fresh frozen fruits are used to produce our products, all of which are heat processed and pasteurized to ensure safety. All Graceland Fruit products meet the standards set by the National Food Processors Association and the American Institute of Baking.
Graceland Fruit is known for its outstanding research and development, the breadth of its product line and for continually offering innovative and quality products based on customers’ needs. Our experienced R&D staff offer superior technical support.
Founded in 1973, our focus on continual innovation and customer service has earned us the prestigious Edward R. Madigan U.S. Agricultural Export Excellence Award. We’ve garnered a number of other awards, including National Ag Marketer of the Year, Michigan Manufacturer of the Year and Michigan Agricultural Exporter of the Year. These awards are in recognition of Graceland Fruit’s commitment to its customers and the markets it serves.
BRC Global Standards
BRC Global Standards is a leading safety and quality certification programme, used by over 23,000 certificated suppliers in 123 countries, with certification issued through a worldwide network of accredited certification bodies. The Standards guarantee the standardisation of quality, safety and operational criteria and ensure that manufacturers fulfil their legal obligations and provide protection for the end consumer.
The Non-GMO Project is a non-profit organization committed to preserving and building the non-GMO food supply, educating consumers, and providing verified non-GMO choices. The verification seal indicates that the product bearing the seal has gone through a verification process that requires ongoing testing of at-risk ingredients, thorough reviews, onsite inspections, and more.
When your product or establishment is certified Kosher, shoppers know that you comply with a strict policy of kosher food laws, including cleanliness, purity and quality. To be certified Kosher, all ingredients in every product—and the process of preparing the product—must be certified for kosher-compliance too.
The organic seal denotes that the item has an ingredients list that is 95% free of synthetic additives like pesticides, chemical fertilizers, and dyes, and wasn’t processed using industrial solvents, irradiation, or genetic engineering. For organic shoppers, this certification ensures that products meet their expectations.