Company Name: SunOpta, Inc.
SunOpta sources, processes and packages a variety of natural, organic and specialty foods. Their vertically integrated company operates on three levels:
- Sourcing – The company contracts and purchase organic and non- genetically modified (GMO) raw materials from over 5,000 growers in addition to obtaining materials from a wide range of international companies.
- Processing – The company coverts the raw materials into value-added ingredients including grains, vegetables and fruits. The company sells these ingredients to food manufacturers and uses them in their own packaged goods.
- Packaging – Produces packaged goods that are sold to both retail and foodservice chains.
Ticker Symbol: STKL (NASDAQ)
Ticker Symbol: SOY (Toronto Stock Exchange)
Company Website: www.sunopta.com
Headquarters: Brampton, Canada