SOURCE: Sunfood


May 29, 2012 12:45 ET

Sunfood Superfoods Announces Non-GMO Project Verification

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - May 29, 2012) - A vocal proponent of the Non-GMO and organic agriculture movements, Sunfood Superfoods is committed to providing our customers with healthy organic or wildcrafted products. Today, Sunfood is extremely proud to announce our Non-GMO verification by the Non-GMO Project.

As a non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, retailers, distributors and farmers, the Non-GMO Project believes that everyone deserves an informed choice about whether or not to consume genetically modified organisms, and Sunfood shares that mission by validating our product line as non-GMO.

"It was a natural and very important step for Sunfood to make official our Non-GMO commitment," said Alessandra Lezama, Chief Executive Officer of Sunfood. "This additional certification allows our most valuable people, Sunfood customers, to feel comfortable about their decisions to purchase Sunfood products, and increases the awareness about what they feed their families."

Our mission statement is to "enrich lives and enhance health through the highest quality, nutritious foods." With a dedicated team of passionate, healthy living enthusiasts, we will continue our mission by scouring the planet for the very best superfoods that are never genetically modified or contaminated with synthetic chemicals.

About Sunfood
Sunfood is the world's leading provider of high-quality superfoods, including sustainable, organic and raw products. Serving the public with an innovative concept of nutrition since 1995, Sunfood distributes over 250 products internationally over retail, bulk and wholesale channels. Sunfood also provides staff experts, educational materials and other tools used for integrating the health benefits of superfoods into our customers' lifestyles. Learn more at

About Non-GMO Project
The Non-GMO Project, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, offers North America's only third party verification and labeling for non-GMO food and products. Working at every level of the supply chain, all the way back to the seeds, the Project's role is to inspire and ensure viable non-GMO alternatives long into the future. Learn more at

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