SOURCE: Monterey Gourmet Foods

September 02, 2005 07:45 ET

Monterey Gourmet Foods to Present at the Roth Capital Partners New York Investor Conference

SALINAS, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 2, 2005 -- Monterey Gourmet Foods (NASDAQ: PSTA), the leading provider of fresh refrigerated gourmet food products, announced today that it will be participating in the Roth Capital Partners New York Conference. The conference is being held September 7-8, 2005 at The Westin New York at Times Square. Chief Executive Officer Jim Williams and Chief Financial Officer Scott Wheeler will present at 8:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, September 8, 2005.

Recently, Monterey Gourmet Foods announced its expansion into the frozen foods category with its introduction of OneStep Gourmet meals. This new product line, developed over the past eight months, provides a restaurant quality meal that is prepared in a skillet and is ready to eat in minutes. OneStep Gourmet meals have already been authorized in more than 140 club stores with additional expansion projected for the balance of the year.

Founded in 1987, Monterey Gourmet Foods now produces more than 100 different fresh gourmet food products for the premium food consumer that are distributed in more than 9,700 retail and club stores throughout the United States, selected regions of Canada, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia Pacific. Monterey Gourmet Foods' USDA-inspected fresh refrigerated gourmet food products are produced at facilities in Salinas, (Monterey County) California; Eugene, Oregon; and Seattle, Washington. For more information about Monterey Gourmet Foods, visit

Contact Information

    Monterey Gourmet Foods
    1528 Moffett Street
    Salinas, CA 93905
    Jim Williams, CEO
    Ext. 118
    Email Contact
    Scott Wheeler, CFO
    Ext. 141
    Email Contact