IRWINDALE, Calif., Aug. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ready Pac Foods today announced the donation of 30,000 freshly made Bistro® Salad Bowls, complete meal salads with protein, for those affected by the floods in Louisiana. The truckload donation will be distributed by the American Red Cross Disaster Relief teams in the region over the next two weeks.
"We saw the suffering and knew we had to do something to lend a hand," said Tony Sarsam, Chief Executive Officer, Ready Pac Foods. "We hope that this care package will provide a little comfort during this difficult time and we continue to send our thoughts and prayers to those affected by the devastating floods."
Also included in the donation, Ready Pac Foods worked with Domino's, a current business partner, to donate more than 7,000 Domino's salads within the region through the American Red Cross.
Consumers, Customers and Ready Pac Foods Associates who wish to help may text "LAFLOODS" to 90999 to donate $10 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief or visit the American Red Cross website at http://www.redcross.org/.
About Ready Pac Foods
Home of the original Bistro Bowl® complete meal salad, Southern California-based Ready Pac Foods has been giving people the freedom to eat healthier for more than 45 years as a premier producer of convenience fresh foods and fresh cut produce. With processing facilities throughout the United States, Ready Pac Foods manufactures a complete range of products featuring fresh produce and protein under the company's Bistro®, Ready Snax®, Cool Cuts® and elevĀte™ brands. Offerings include fresh-cut salads, fruits, vegetables, snacking and complete meals available where consumers buy groceries and in restaurant chains across North America. For more information, visit www.readypac.com.
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