Processors

BAYVIEW FOOD PRODUCTS / MR. CHIPS INC.

2606 N. Huron Rd.
Pinconning, MI 48650

Staff: Joe Janicke
            Jay Janicke
            Jim Sanders
            Gary Vermeesch
Product: Pickles, Relish and Peppers

 

BURNETTE FOODS

701 US Highway 31 South
P.O. Box 128
Elk Rapids, MI 49629

Staff:  Bob Sherman
             William R. Sherman, CEO
             John Pelizzari, COO
             Robert Sherman, Jr., Sales Manager
             Theresa Amato, Controller

East Jordan Plant:
200 State Street
East Jordan, MI 49727

Staff: Jeff Hammond, Plant Manager
            Ted Sherman, Operations Manager
             Lynne Herrmann, Traffic Manager

Canned Products: Value added meat items, potatoes, red tart cherries, mixed vegetables, carrots

Elk Rapids Plant:
701 U.S. Highway 31 South
Elk Rapids, Ml 49629

Staff: Ray Pollister, Plant Manager
            Pete Inman, Traffic Manager

Canned Products: Pie fillings, sweet cherries, red tart cherries, plums

Hartford Plant:
87171 C.R. 687
Hartford, MI 49057

Staff: Bill Sherman, Jr., Plant Manager
            Sandy Kietzer, Traffic Manager
Canned Products: Applesauce, apple juice

New Era Plant:
4856 First Street
New Era, MI 49446

Staff: Joel Smith, Plant Manager
            Jim Merrill, Production Manager
            Cheryl McLure, Quality Manager
            Kim Klotz, Foodservice Sales
Product: Dry beans, green beans, wax beans and pumpkin

Phone: 231-264-8116
Fax: 231-264-9597
bob@burnettefoods.com
burnettefoods.com

 

 

 

 

 


Phone: 231-536-2284
Fax: 231-536-7524

 

 

 

 

 

Phone: 231-264-8116
Fax: 231-264-9597

 

 

 

 

 

Phone: 269-621-3181
Fax: 269-621-4504

 

 

 

 

 

Phone: 231-861-2151
Fax: 231-861-4068

 

COLOMA FROZEN FOODS

4145 Coloma Rd.
Coloma, MI 49038

Staff: Brad Wendzel, President
            Paul Boreczky, Industrial Salesr
            Eddie Sill, Retail Sales
            Denny Ostyn, Repack and Freezer
Frozen Products: Asparagus, rhubarb, tart cherries, blueberries, apples, fruit juice oncentrates, puree and conentrated puree

Millburg Plant:
4949 North Branch Road
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

Staff: Eddie Sill, Retail Sales
Frozen Products:

Fruit mixes, apricots, boysenberries, green beans, peaches, sweet cherries, gooseberries, peas, melon, french fries, stir fry vegetables, fajita vegetables, apple and cherry dumplings, carrots, mixed vegetables, corn, lima beans, mushrooms, Japanese vegetable mix, broccoli, asparagus, rhubarb, strawberries, red raspberries, apples, blackberries, RSP cherries

Napier Plant:
4090 E. Napier Ave.
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

Staff: Denny Ostyn, Plant Manager
Frozen Products: Repack frozen fruits and vegetables

Phone: 269-849-0500
Fax: 269-849-0415
sales@colomafrozen.com
brad@colomafrozen.com
colomafrozen.com

 

 

 

 

Phone: 269-944-1421
Fax: 269-944-3291

 

 

  

 

 

Phone: 269-944-1431
Fax: 269-944-3023

 

FREESTONE PICKLE COMPANY INC.

610 Center Street
P.O. Box 160
Bangor, MI 49013

Staff: Mike Hescott, President
            Don Freestone
Canned Product: Food service and institutional pickles, cauliflower, peppers and relishes, individually packaged pickles, brine stock cauliflower-whole head and buttons, pickle brine stock, contract tanking

Phone: 269-427-7702
Fax: 269-427-5542
Toll-Free: 877-8PICKLE
freestonepickles@freestonepickles.com
freestonepickles.com

 

GERBER PRODUCTS COMPANY

405 State Street
Fremont, MI 49412-0001

Staff:  Tom Boerger, Factory Manager
Product: Complete line of baby food and juices

Phone: 231-928-2000
Fax: 231-928-2967
gerber.com

 

GRACELAND FRUIT INC.

1123 Main Street
Frankfort, MI 49635

Staff: Troy Terwilliger, CFO
            Ben Evans, Director of Grower Relations
            Dr. Nirmal Sinha, Vice President of Research
            Craig Farkas, Director of Purchasing
            Brent Bradley, Vice President of Sales and Marketing
            Doug Plumstead, Supply Chain Manager
            Robert Donnan, VP of Maintenance Operations
Product: RTP cherries, infused dried fruit, frozen infused fruit, infusion fruit juice concentrates, infused dried vegetables

Phone: 231-352-7181
Fax: 231-352-4711
gracelandfruit.com

 

GRAY & COMPANY

3325 W. Polk Road
Hart, MI 49420

Staff: Dirk Williams, Director, Cherry Operations
            Rick Dowty, Plant Manager
            Joe Weinert, Operations Director
            Kelly Bowlin, Sales Operations Director
            Bob Smith, Traffic/Warehouse Manager
Product: Maraschino cherries, glace fruit, candied fruit and cherries for ice cream and confections

Phone: 231-873-5628
Fax: 231-873-2037
cherryman.com
dirk.williams@cherryman.com

 

HARRISON PACKING CO., INC.

3420 Stadium Park Way
Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Staff:  Rush Harrison, President
             Darwin Harrison, Vice President
             Lisa Hellenga, Secretary
Product: Pickle and pepper products.  Brine stock and contract tanking.

Phone: 269-381-3837
Fax: 269-381-6570
harrisonpacking.com

 

HONEE BEAR CANNING COMPANY

72100 M-40 Highway South
P.O. Box 907
Lawton, MI 49065

Staff: Steven Packer, President and General Manager
            Stephanie Ksionzyk, Sales Manager
            Jim Farley, Sales
            Steve Carroll, CFO
            Christine Packer-Gosdzinski, Controller
            Toby Fields, Facilities Dir./Co-Pack Liason
            Glenn Rogers, Business Development
            Chuy Flores, Production
            Cathy Packer, Office Manager
            Isao Asakura, International Marketing
           John Sparks, Shipping and Receiving
Canned Product: Asparagus, blueberries, RTP, DSP cherries, purple plums, pie filling, cherries, blueberries, potatoes; diced, sliced and whole, sliced carrots, dry beans, sliced apples and soups
Frozen Product: Asparagus, cherries and blueberries

Phone: 269-624-4681
Fax: 269-624-6009
honeebear.com

 

INDIAN SUMMER COOPERATIVE, INC.

3958 W. Chauvez Road
Ludington, MI 49431-9704

Staff: David Hackert, COO
           Roy D. Hackert, President
           Daryl Peterson, Chairman of the Board
           Doyle Fenner, Operations Manager
           Joe Bogus, Logistics Manager
Product: RTP cherries in plastic, canned RTP cherries, apple juice, flavored juices, applesauce, flarvored sauces in plastic, applesauce in cans, apple slices in cans, and concentrates in drums.

Phone: 231-845-6248
Fax: 231-843-9453
dhackert@indiansummercoop.com