Dole Food Company is partnering with Beanstalk to extend its brand into additional licensed food categories.
“Dole is a brand with deep roots, supporting people to make healthier nutrition choices on a daily basis,” says Xavier Roussel, chief marketing and sustainability officer, Dole Food Company. “We are also committed to continuously improving our environmental and social impact which is equally important to sustainability-conscious shoppers.”
Categories available for licensing globally include plant-based novelties and desserts, herbs, salad dressings, sauces and marinades, baked goods and snacks, among others.
“We are delighted to work with Dole, a trusted global leader in fresh produce,” says Allison Ames, president and chief executive officer, Beanstalk. “Dole’s relevance to consumers is more meaningful today than ever. With the continuing and growing trend toward healthier, fresh and plant-based foods, new Dole-branded licensed products will provide delicious options to support consumers’ better-for-you dietary choices and healthier lifestyles.”
Dole sells and distributes its fruit and vegetable products in more than 80 countries, marketing 180 products throughout its network in North America, Europe, Latin America, South Africa and Dubai.