Catallia Mexican Foods, LLC introduces 9” S.M.A.R.T. 100% Whole Wheat, Whole Grain Tortilla.

EAGAN, Minnesota (December 18, 2012) — Catallia Mexican Foods, LLC has been a leading supplier of tortillas in the food industry; including premium flour, 100% whole grain tortillas and all-natural flavored wraps for a number of years. Catallia’s newest addition to its 100% whole wheat, whole grain, lower sodium product line is the 9” size that meets new USDA school menu regulations without compromising quality or taste, and also provides even more menu versatility.

After attending the SNA Convention in July of 2012, Catallia is fulfilling attendee’s requests to provide a tortilla that meets the new USDA regulations by offering a 9 inch tortilla. The new Catallia S.M.A.R.T. tortilla offers 100% whole wheat, whole grain in a size that fits many menu applications and meets the new regulations. The new tortilla provides a 2 oz. equivalent serving and contains 33g of 100% whole grain meeting the minimum of 16g of grain per 1 oz. The new S.M.A.R.T. tortilla also contains a lower level of sodium than others in the marketplace.

Catallia’s tortilla is S.M.A.R.T. because…

S Safe Quality Food (SQF) Certified at Level 3
M Menu friendly and versatile
A All wheat and 100% whole grain
R Reduced sodium content
T Tastes great!

Catallia has received impressive feedback from schools currently implementing the 9” S.M.A.R.T. 100% whole grain, whole wheat tortillas into menu plans. In fact, Alex Garcia, Foodservice Sales Manager at Catallia, comments about the new product saying, “I have yet to see this much excitement about a product for schools and their distributors because of the variety of menu applications that the new tortilla provides.” The Catallia S.M.A.R.T. tortilla also represents one of the brands participating in the 2012 October Whole Grain Challenge, sponsored by the Whole Grains Council.

Catallia Mexican Foods, LLC has been a leading provider of premium flour and corn tortillas to the foodservice, retail and industrial markets for more than seven years. The company is committed to manufacturing the finest tasting tortillas within the safest quality food standards in the industry.

Mary Schaffhausen, Director Marketing and Communications
(651) 647-6808