Bulk Nuts Boost Recipes and Immune Systems 

A healthy immune system can help the body ward off infections and disease, particularly as we age and the immune system weakens. A healthy lifestyle and proper diet have been shown to help improve the immune system. A growing body of research tags nuts as supporting immune system health and protecting the body against disease….

Bulk Nuts a Flexible Ingredient for Flexitarian, Low-Carb and Dairy-Alternative Products

Catering to buyers looking for lower carb foods, manufacturers are getting creative with ingredients, while still trying to maintain simple label statements. Over the course of several years, formulators have found nuts to be a versatile ingredient that manufacturers are using in multiple applications. Bulk nuts in a variety of forms can supply visible particulates…

Ensuring Quality: Our Processing, Storage and Maintenance Mantra

Tree nuts are widely recognized for their great taste and new studies continually bolster the nutritional profile and health benefits of multiple varieties. Yet like any agricultural crop, quality standards need to be instituted from the start to ensure product quality, safety and consistency. C.J. Dannemiller Co. is committed to supplying the highest quality products…

Kosher, Keto and Gluten-Free… Oh My!

Quick quiz. What food group is loaded with protein, fiber and essential fats, is ultra-portable, and can help reduce weight, promote longevity, and reduce the risk of coronary heart disease? Oh, and did we mention they’re delicious? If you guessed nuts, you’re right! But while so many people are looking to add nuts into their…

Benefits of Fancy Mixed Nuts

Nuts can do more than just quiet a hungry stomach. Overcoming their fatty-food reputation, fancy mixed nuts are regularly consumed by many health-conscious eaters. Not only are they calorie dense, but their high fiber, low carbohydrates, and health benefits make nuts a go-to choice for snacking and inclusion in recipes. Most people know the more…

CJ Dannemiller Co. Successfully Completes Safe Quality Food Certification

CJ Dannemiller Co, a family owned and operated bulk nuts supplier, is pleased to announce the completion of Safe Quality Food (SQF) certifications in two different food sectors. SQF is a food safety and quality management certification system for the food industry, from primary production to transport and distribution. Industry participants interested in better managing…

Unique Recipes Using Nuts

As delicious as nuts are to eat on their own, they can also be used to create a variety of tasty and unique recipes. Since nuts are chock full of fiber, healthy fats and nutrients, they are consistently recommended as a welcome addition to our diets. Whether they are used as the main component or…

The Shelf Life of Nuts and Best Practices for Nut Storage

You already know nuts are a great go-to snack and ingredient in recipes because of their nutritional value and versatility. But what makes nuts even more valuable to retailers, food manufacturers and consumers alike is their convenient storage and shelf life. As some nut varieties can be costlier than others, it’s important for businesses buying…

The Nut Roasting Process and its Impact on Health Benefits

Most people know about the inherent dietary advantages of nuts, which are a good source of heart-healthy fats, fiber and protein. However, consumers may not realize that processing a nut, like roasting, not only alters the taste, but also changes its nutritional value. Roasting is a simple way to add flavor and texture to shelled…

What’s the Difference Between Raw and Natural Nuts?

The terms raw and natural are often thrown around interchangeably in the nut industry, but we’re frequently asked if there’s a difference between these two nut labels. Raw and natural are most often used when describing almonds, the delicious and highly nutritious nut that is a popular choice for snacking or in recipes. Almonds come…