STATEN ISLAND, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 9, 2016 / Coffee Holding Co., Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: JVA), announced today a new partnership with Smart & Final Stores LLC, a value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer operating 290 grocery and food services stores under the "Smart & Final," "Smart & Final Extra!" and "Cash&Carry Smart Foodservice" banners in six western states, with an additional 15 stores in northwestern Mexico operated through a joint venture, to produce their entire line of private label coffee products under their Ambiance private label brand name.
"We are pleased to have been awarded this business," said Andrew Gordon, President and CEO of the Company. "We are being given the opportunity to partner with a first class retailer with a dominant market position in the west coast market space. It will be exciting to work with them in growing their coffee business for the next several years."
About Coffee Holding
Coffee Holding Co., Inc. is a leading integrated wholesale coffee roaster and dealer in the United States and one of the few coffee companies that offers a broad array of coffee products across the entire spectrum of consumer tastes, preferences and price points. Coffee Holding has been a family-operated business for three generations and has remained profitable through varying cycles in the coffee industry and the economy. The Company's private label and branded coffee products are sold throughout the United States, Canada and abroad to supermarkets, wholesalers, and individually owned and multi-unit retail customers.
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