In the Beginning
GloryBee Foods started in the family garage of Dick and Pat Turanski in 1975 with a dream of providing natural, healthy ingredients for the people of their town. Dick describes those early days as "a simple family honey stand, farming honey in the backyard and processing it in the back of the garage--the deep freeze even doubled as the sales counter". Over fourty years later, we are providing the highest quality organic and natural ingredients with the same spirit as those first years of business.
Our Natural Foods Industry History
In the Pacific Northwest we've been supplying honey, sweeteners, spices, dried fruits, nuts, oils, and other quality ingredients to natural food manufacturers, bakeries and markets and other stores for over fourty years. Chances are you've been enjoying our ingredients in a variety of products. You may also have our retail ingredients in your pantry at home.