Who is California Natural Color?
We are a supplier of fruit and vegetable concentrates, natural colors, and grape seed extract for the food, beverage, and nutraceutical industries. With the support of a strong supply chain beginning in vineyards and fields combined with state-of-the-art technologies for processing and packaging, we can offer unique product solutions. These capabilities and an unwavering commitment to quality resulted in California Natural Color becoming the world’s largest supplier of red anthocyanin colors.
We use a variety of fruits and vegetables in our liquid & crystal colors, including red grapes, black carrot, purple sweet potato and other natural sources. We have the largest, most reliable supply of grapes in the world.
We began as a supplier of grape juice concentrate nearly a quarter of a century ago. Today, California Natural Color, a division of E. & J. Gallo Winery, continues to grow and change the business of natural colors.
San Joaquin Valley Concentrates began as a manufacturer and supplier of white grape concentrates.
Added the production of red grape concentrates and dark red grape concentrates (Red 8,000 and Purple 8,000) to our portfolio.
Began producing ActiVin™ Grape Seed Extract.
Changed the game of natural colors with our unique crystal colors.
Began exporting crystal colors to Europe, China, South America, Africa and Australia.
Opened our new R&D and Application building.
Changed our name from San Joaquin Valley Concentrates to California Natural Color to better reflect the new focus of our business.
After being acquired by E. & J. Gallo Winery, Polyphenolics became a division of California Natural Color.