Founded in 1987, Growers Express, LLC is a grower, packer and shipper of premium-quality fresh vegetables, and innovative value-added vegetable products. Located in Salinas, CA—also referred to as “the salad bowl of the world,” Growers Express grows and distributes more than 40 fresh produce items throughout North America year round.
For nearly three decades, our Growers Express family of growers has been committed to the adherence of rigorous agricultural standards to ensure all of our vegetables are the freshest, most wholesome and highest quality vegetables available.
In 1995, Growers Express became a licensed partner of Green Giant™—one of the nation’s most recognized and trusted brands. Green Giant™ Fresh was born and became the exclusive fresh produce division of the iconic Green Giant™ brand.
Following the lead of the Green Giant™ brand—the #3 icon of the 20th century, recognized by 92% of consumers—our growers adhere to the same stringent growing, harvesting and safety standards as this century-old company.
With our Purpose of Sparking healthier lifestyles through the discovery and enjoyment of quality, nutritious foods and Vision of Growing next generation healthful foods, we hold each other accountable to our Values of Integrity and Fairness, Teamwork, Innovation and Efficiency and Relationships. Following our guiding tenets keep us ever-growing, learning, agile and humble.
Green Giant™ Fresh Gives Back
As the only fresh produce brand featuring Box Tops for Education™ clips, an important earning program that benefits participating schools, Green Giant™ Fresh is committed to giving back. Box Tops clips can be found on over 100 products that, when redeemed, contribute to this worthy cause. As of October 2016, our contribution has totaled $1.9 million, which benefits America’s K-8 schools.