LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden West Food Group (GWFG) has received recognition by License Global Magazine as one of the top licensees in the world. Golden West is one of only four Food & Beverage companies to be selected, and the only meat processor/manufacturer of perishable food products.
"We are honored to be recognized in this prestigious publication and it is a confirmation of our 12 year history of producing premium quality licensed meats and entrees..." says Tony Cimolino, Chief Marketing Officer & Director of Licensing. "Our licensed food portfolio is led by our long association with the Jack Daniel's brand in licensed BBQ products. The romance of Jack Daniel's as expressed in the finest quality BBQ meats, made with traditional southern cooking methods and the finest ingredients (including a little Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey), have produced a truly authentic product that has become a staple of tailgate parties and weeknight dinners across the USA for millions of loyal consumers."
Golden West has been delivering quality products for over 4 decades. Led by CEO Erik Litmanovich, Golden West engages all of their food licenses with the creativity and innovation from their highly experienced team of executive R&D chefs and with cutting-edge technologies and equipment. Golden West Food Group, a family owned enterprise, also maintains the highest standards of quality assurance (GFSI and BRC "AA") in its plants and maintains green practices and sustainability in all aspects of the business from sourcing, to plant and equipment through to logistics.
GWFG invests in quality from raw materials, machinery, personnel and training to safety systems to ensure the highest standards are met. As an agile and nimble mid-sized CPG manufacturer, Golden West is able to compete against the industry's largest companies by responding quickly with quality solutions to todays' ever-changing retail food environment.
As a licensee, GWFG brings creativity, determination to achieve product excellence, careful conformance to licensed brand guidelines, extensive access within the retail marketplace and ultimately delivery of impactful flavor and taste in the licensed food products.
About GOLDEN WEST FOOD GROUP
Headquartered in Vernon, CA, Golden West Food Group (GWFG) is a full spectrum manufacturer of premium food products. Golden West is noted for its nationally distributed line of Jack Daniel's Ready to Eat BBQ meats. GWFG offers more than 10,000 foodservice & retail products nationwide to a variety of customers in Foodservice, Military, Private Label, Retail & Licensed Retail channels. Golden West Food Group products can be found in more than 25,000 locations across the country at all major retailers, club stores, restaurant chains, foodservice distributors, casinos, military commissaries, resorts and theme parks. Food...It's What We Do.
SOURCE Golden West Food Group, Inc.