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June 20, 2019
32 Virginia Companies to Exhibit at 2019 Summer Fancy Food Show
Contact: Michael Wallace, VDACS, 804.786.1904

Thirty-two Virginia companies will exhibit in the 2019 Summer Fancy Food Show at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York, from June 23 – 25. The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) will host a 3550-square foot Virginia State Pavilion. Located within the trade show, the pavilion will highlight Virginia exhibiting companies and provide space for networking opportunities with domestic and international industry buyers and distribution companies.

Nearly all 32 Virginia companies exhibiting are part of VDACS’ Virginia’s Finest® trademark program. The Virginia Finest program identifies, differentiates and promotes top-quality, Virginia-produced and processed specialty food and beverage products.

As the largest specialty food and beverage trade show in North America, the Summer Fancy Food Show attracts 2,600 exhibitors from around the world who will display more than 200,000 specialty food products. Key buyers representing grocery stores, restaurants, markets and gift shops rely on the summer fancy food show to find innovative foods and beverages to freshen up their product mix and fulfill the growing consumer demand for specialty food and beverages. Featured products include sauces and oils, cakes and crackers, shrubs and tonics, ham, meat snacks, gourmet peanuts, chips, popcorn, candies and confections and much more.

Follow VDACS on TwitterFacebook and Instagram for updates and photos of the Virginia companies exhibiting at the 2019 Summer Fancy Food Show.

Visit 2019 Summer Fancy Food Show for more information and follow the show’s social media hashtag #fancyfoodshow.

A complete list of Virginia businesses exhibiting at the show is follows:

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6341
AR’s Hot Southern Honey, Richmond, VA
Products: Products made with Virginia honey infused with the heat of peppers

VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #6327
Ayoba-Yo, Oakton, VA
Products: Authentic South African recipe meat snack products, Biltong and Droewors

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6308
Belmont Peanuts of Southampton, Inc., Capron, VA
Products: Gourmet Virginia peanuts, spiced Virginia peanuts and peanut products, and gift baskets. Fundraising programs available

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6330
Blue Crab Bay Co. / Bay Beyond Inc., Melfa, VA
Products: Coastal themed snacks, beverages, mixes, spices, nuts, soups, gift packs, blue crab stoneware

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6333
Bone Doctors’ BBQ Sauce, Charlottesville, VA
Products: Award winning all natural, gluten free BBQ Sauces

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6324
Cassandra’s Gourmet Classics / Island Treasures Gourmet, Manassas, VA
Products: Gourmet rum cakes in several flavors and sizes; shelf stable

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6337
Clark and Hopkins, Middletown, VA
Products: Artisan pepper sauces and Bloody Mary mixes

BOOTH #6433
Countertop Productions, Inc., Alexandria, VA
Products: SparkBites, a baked multigrain, allergen-friendly snack

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6343
Element Shrub/Tincture Distillers LLC, Arlington, VA
Products: Drinking vinegars aka “shrubs” for spirit-free drinks, craft cocktails and cooking

BOOTH #5940
FERIDIES / The Peanut Patch, Inc., Courtland, VA
Products: Gourmet Virginia peanuts, specialty nuts, trail and snack mixes, gift assortments

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6312
Firehook, Chantilly, VA
Products: Mediterranean baked crackers 100% Organic, non-GMO and Kosher; sweet and baked cookies, brownie bark and biscotti

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6338
Forbes Candies, Inc., Virginia Beach, VA
Products: Salt water taffy, fudge, jellies, brittles, butter crunch and chocolates

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6326
Jody’s Popcorn, Norfolk, VA
Products: Gourmet popcorn in more than 30 different flavors

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6325
Laconiko/Our Family’s Olive Oil, LLC, Manassas, VA
Products: Award winning 100 percent extra virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar, flavored oils and vinegars

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6320
Mad Scientist Nuts, Inc., Portsmouth, VA
Products: Gourmet Virginia peanuts infused with many flavors

BOOTH #6423
Moco Specialty Foods, Inc., Yorktown, VA
Products: All natural flavor-infused simple syrups

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6321A
Mother Shrub, Midlothian, VA
Products: Sweet and tart drinking vinegars

BOOTH #5512
Nancy’s Candy Company, Meadows of Dan, VA
Products: Original confections including fudge, chocolates and truffles

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6334
Navy Hill, Richmond, VA
Products: Soda and tonic with electrolytes

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6339
Oh My Gosh Yum, LLC, Charlottesville, VA
Products: NOBULL BURGERS - Hand-crafted veggie burgers

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6321B
PastryBase, LLC, Richmond, VA
Products: Vegan and gluten-free baking mixes and baking gift box kits

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6307
Red Rocker Candy, Troy, VA
Products: Rocking Chair Mix and four other flavored pretzel mixes in food services sizes and private label options

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6329
Route 11 Potato Chips, Mount Jackson, VA
Products: Specialty kettle cooked, gluten-free, flavored potato chips and sweet potato chips

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6316
S. Wallace Edwards & Sons, Inc., Surry, VA
Products: Traditional dry cured hickory smoked hams, bacon and sausage

BOOTH #2264
San-J International, Inc., Henrico, VA
Products: Asian cooking sauces and gluten free Tamari soy sauce and Tamari-based products

BOOTH #4610
Shenandoah Valley Organic, Harrisonburg, VA
Products: All natural, organic chicken

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6323
Southern Flavoring Company, Inc., Bedford, VA
Products: Natural and imitation flavors and pure extracts; sauces, dressings, marinades and salsas; dry mixes and seasoning blends; contract packaging and private label available

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6310
The Crispery of Virginia LLC, Portsmouth, VA
Products: Handmade gourmet marshmallow rice CrispyCakeTM in more than 50 delicious flavors; always soft and gooey, never hard or sticky

BOOTH #5008
The Peanut Shop of Williamsburg, Toano VA
Products: Hand-cooked, super-extra-large Virginia peanuts: milk and dark chocolate nuts and confections, sweet and seasoned nuts and snack mixes; Kosher and gluten-free available

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6335
The Perfect Pita, Inc., Springfield, VA
Products: Handmade pita bread, wheat and white; five types of hummus and tzatziki

VIRGINIA PAVILION BOOTH #6309
Virginia Artesian Bottling Company, Mechanicsville, VA
Products: Artesian water bottled right at the source


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