Milne is proud of the partnerships it has developed over the years. The company believes it is important for partners to have mutual values and a shared commitment to customer satisfaction. Our strategic partners include:
Grandview, WA – Milne is owned and operated by Wyckoff Farms, Inc. - a third generation, family-owned farming operation located in the Yakima Valley of Eastern Washington State. Focused on producing high quality agriculture products, Wyckoff Farms has built a strong presence in the berry industry, growing blueberries, raspberries and aronia berries and offering wholesale IQF and fresh produce for the industrial and fresh fruit markets.
Wyckoff Farms operates a state-of-the-art fruit packing facility that packages IQF (Individually Quick Frozen), straight pack, sieved and seedless fruit products. The agribusiness utilizes advanced technology and state-of-the-art equipment including color sorters, sizers, cleaners and inspection belts to ensure products are of the highest quality possible. Milne is the exclusive distributor for berry products produced by Wyckoff Farms.
Sunmet Juice Company
Arvin, CA – Milne partners with Sunmet Juice Company, a family-owned producer of juice and puree products made from stone fruit including apricots, peaches and pomegranate. Milne is Sunmet’s exclusive distributor and is owned by Etchegaray Farms, located nearby in Bakersfield.
Sunmet is vertically integrated with Etchegaray Farms and is involved in the commercial production of fresh pomegranate and pomegranate juice; cherries, blueberries, table grapes, almonds and pistachios. Sunmet relies on long-standing relationships to source raw fruit from the San Joaquin Valley and converts these fruits to 100% natural fruit juices and purees as NFC and concentrates.
Frankfort, MI – Milne serves as the exclusive sales and marketing agent for Graceland Fruit’s cranberry and other juice concentrate products. This was a natural partnership; Milne’s technology and sales and marketing capabilities were merged with Graceland’s natural fruit juice concentrates. Founded in 1973, Graceland is located on the shores of Lake Michigan and is one of the largest single providers of dried fruit in the world, producing dried cranberries, blueberries, cherries and apples for commercial and consumer use.