Kontos to Exhibit at the Americas Food & Beverage Show

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Kontos will showcase its new Gorditas flatbread, along with Toasted Tidbits, Kontos Pocket-Less Pita, GYRO Bread, Panini breads, and more…

Paterson, New Jersey – Sept. 17, 2019 –   Kontos Foods, Inc., a U.S.- based manufacturer and distributor of traditional artisan breads and Mediterranean specialty foods, will be heading to Miami for the 23rd annual Americas Food & Beverage Show, Sept. 23-24  at the Miami Beach Convention Center. The show offers a chance to showcase, explore and sample the largest selection of food and beverages from the Americas. Visit Kontos will be at Booth #678.

Kontos Gordita Flatbread
Gordita Flatbread is the newest flatbread from Kontos Foods

Along with its full lineup of breads, this year Kontos is excited to show off its newest flatbread: Gorditas, handmade soft flatbread “taco shells,” perfect for making stuffed taco sandwiches, filled with meat, cheese, salsa or sour cream. Like most of Kontos flatbreads, Gorditas contain No Trans Fats, are 100 percent vegetarian, Certified Kosher-Pareve (Pas Yisroel) and Halal. Other items include Toasted Tidbits™, made from sliced Kontos’ signature GYRO Bread, toasted into delicious Tidbits™, as well as favorites such as Pre-Grilled Cocktail Flatbreads, Pre-Grilled, Mini Oval Flatbreads, Gluten-Free Wraps, and more. In addition to its many breads, some of Kontos featured specialty products include All-Natural, French-Style Crepes, International Pastry Puffs (also known as Loukoumades or Zeppole), Greek Yogurt, Imported Feta Cheese, Dolmades, Hummus, and Tzatziki dips. It will also be showing off Fillo dough of varying thicknesses and pre-made appetizers and pastries such as Spanakopita and Tyropita.

Organized and sponsored by the Word Trade Center Miami, U.S. Department of Agriculture and the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture, the Americas Food & Beverage Show attracts 11,000 decision making buyers to visit more than 450 exhibitors.

“The Americas Food & Beverage show has led to the direct result of business in the Caribbean and we consider it a key market for us going forward,” said Warren Stoll, Kontos Marketing Director. “This is a great networking event to meet new retailers, foodservice establishments and distributors.”

Kontos sells its products to retailers and foodservice establishments across North America and several other countries. Find Kontos on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Kontosfoods and follow the company on Twitter @KontosFoods.

Toasted Tidbits
Toasted Tidbits™

About Kontos Foods

Founded in 1987, Kontos Foods, Inc. is a Paterson, New Jersey-based provider of artisan breads and traditional Mediterranean foods for restaurants, hotels, food service, retail specialty stores and supermarkets worldwide. The family-owned company specializes in hand-stretched flatbreads, including the Kontos Pocket-Less Pita®, Fillo dough, pastries, olives, gyro meats, and Greek yogurts, as well as over 60 varieties of multi-ethnic Pita and flatbreads. Kontos Foods has over 275 employees and was founded by Evripides (Evris) Kontos and his son Steve, who together bring over 100 years’ experience in the premium food industry. The company’s bread and Fillo products are made in the USA. Visit https://www.kontos.com or call (973) 278-2800.

Media Contact:

Patty Yeager

Fastlane Communications

PatriciaY@fastlane.co

Kontos Contact:

Warren Stoll

Kontos Foods Inc.

(973) 278-2800, ext. 326

WarrenS@kontos.com