Bumble Bee Foods expands tuna options
July 28, 2009
by FoodBusinessNews.net Staff
SAN DIEGO — Bumble Bee Foods is launching Prime Fillet Tonno in Olive Oil, a new gourmet-style canned tuna option.
"In developing this delicious new product, we wanted to provide a convenient dinner solution that is of the highest quality, has superior taste and can be part of a nutritious meal," said Christopher Lischewski, chief executive officer. "Premium tuna packed in olive oil has been popular among the food elite for years, but now with Prime Fillet Tonno this gourmet-quality product is more widely available at a reasonable price."
The new product is available at select stores nationwide for a suggested retail price of $1.99 for a 5-oz can.