Why Cherry Central?
Buyers of dried, frozen, canned or specialty Cherry Central products depend on us for consistent quality ingredients, foodservice items, custom labeled and co-packed products, and retail brands.
Every order receives our customer support team’s special attention and care during each step of our integrated processes—from order entry to final delivery.
Searching for a supplier of quality processed fruit and asparagus? One that shares your vision of customer satisfaction?
“We basically try to give the buyer anything he wants,” says Cherry Central President Richard Bogard.
Meeting and surpassing what buyers have come to expect from Cherry Central products is our mission and promise to you. Our reputation is built on our ability to continuously offer:
We offer traceable sources of fruit and other food products, with details supplied by our member cooperatives. Our strict quality control of production processes, using safety methods such as HACCP, ensure the safest possible products. We can provide GMO free and Kosher selections, and a certificate of analysis provided upon request for each shipment.
We harness the extensive resources of our member cooperatives, representing hundreds of fruit and asparagus growers in the United States, Canada and internationally.
• Special products and packaging
Our Technical Services team works closely with you to develop new or enhanced products and innovative packaging concepts that are both technically sound and the most economically feasible for your project. Whether you’re creating fruit-flavored microbrews and sports drinks or requesting special markings on packaging of IQF cherries, you can expect a comprehensive solution to your custom needs. Our team offers superior customer service response times, providing you with quick turnaround for your technical questions and your information-driven documentation and certification.
• Complete customer service support
One call does it all to reach our centralized, fully staffed customer support services, including Quality Control and Technical Services, Logistics, Sales and Customer Care. From fielding product and order inquiries to answering billing and credit questions, our friendly and experienced support team is committed to efficiently meeting your information requests.
• Logistics and International expertise
We can offer you a huge savings of time and energy, by skillfully handling all the logistic details of your order.
If you’re looking for a U.S.-based packing partner or supplier for your custom label products, you can trust Cherry Central: recipient of the 2005 Michigan Exporter of the Year. We continue to expand our global markets and create mutually beneficial partnerships.
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News & Events
May 10, 2013
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Ramesh Avula, director of research and development at Cherry Central, has earned the credential of Certified Food Scientist (CFS) as presented by the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT).... More
September 1, 2012
In an article that appeared in the September 2012 Traverse City Business News, Cherry Central announces that it has a new president... More
June 25, 2012
IBM has named Cherry Central its “Engine of the Week.” More
April 26, 2012
Cherry Central has been named one of 40 leading businesses for the “Good Company Project.” More
February 6, 2012
We are pleased to announce that Norfolk Cherry Company Limited will be joining Cherry Central as a member effective 5/01/2012. More
October 18, 2011
Cherry Central, in cooperation with its business partners N2N Global and IBM, has incorporated an analytics system... More
June 17, 2011
Cherry Central appoints a new Director of Research and Development. Dr. Ramesh Avula has joined the company to lead efforts in the design of new products... More
June 16, 2011
Cherry Central has been named the Michigan Agricultural Exporter of the Year. With strong sales growth and an ever increasing portfolio of products... More
March 14, 2011
In another fresh innovation from Indian Summer, we now offer applesauce in PET plastic jars. More