Tumaro’s Introduces the FIRST 12” Gluten-Free Gourmet Tortilla to Foodservice

Already #1 at retail and growing in foodservice, Tumaro’s announces a wrap solution for sandwich menus so operators can meet fast-increasing customer demand for flavorful, healthy gluten-free options.

 Tumaro’s Introduces the FIRST 12” Gluten-Free Gourmet Tortilla to FoodserviceTumaro’s from, Blue Marble Brands, is proud to be the first manufacturer of a 12” gluten-free flour tortilla for wrap-sandwich applications and beyond, available now to foodservice operators nationwide. Made with flours from non-wheat, all-natural plant sources, Tumaro’s new 12” gluten-free tortilla has the same superior taste and mouthfeel of the company’s other gourmet tortillas—qualities that have made Tumaro’s Tortillas the #1 brand at retail. The new tortilla also offers the outstanding performance that all Tumaro’s Tortillas deliver. Fold, bend, crumple or twist—Tumaro’s new 12” gluten-free tortilla will not rip or break, which translates to additional value to operators. And thanks to a re-sealable bag, all Tumaro’s Tortillas stay fresher longer—up to nine months frozen and guaranteed fresh when sealed for up to 45 days refrigerated. Tumaro’s gluten-free tortilla is generous enough to hold all the fillings customers crave are available at a time when flour tortillas and wraps hold the second-highest percentage of menu share in sandwich breads, according to the Foodservice Research Institute. In addition to Tumaro’s latest innovation with a 12” gluten-free tortilla, the company’s portfolio of delicious, eye-appealing tortillas for foodservice includes:

  • 12 varieties of 12” Tortillas, from Rosemary & Olive Oil to Southwestern Chipotle Chili to Parmesan
  • 4 varieties of 12” New York Deli-Style Wraps (Sourdough, Pumpernickel, Rye and Everything)
  • 4 varieties of 10” Tortillas (Garden Spinach and Vegetable, Sun Dried Tomato & Basil, Honey Wheat and Chocolate)
  • 4 varieties of 12” All Natural Tortillas (Garden Spinach and Vegetable, Sun Dried Tomato & Basil, Whole Wheat and Premium White)
  • 10” and 12” Certified Organic Whole Wheat Tortillas
  • 8” Premium White Tortillas

All Tumaro’s varieties are available through United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI), the leading U.S. independent national distributor of natural, organic, specialty foods, as well as other distributors. For more information on Tumaro’s new 12” gluten-free tortilla and all Tumaro’s Tortillas, visit www.tumaros.com or Blue Marble Brand’s foodservice site at www.bluemarblebrands.com/our-products.html. Visit Blue Marble Brands at the National Association for College and University Food Service Conference, booth #1313. About Blue Marble Blue Marble Brands is a team of brand builders with deep roots in the organic and natural-products industry. From Harvest Bay functional foods to Tumaro’s gourmet flavored flour tortillas to Woodstock Farms organic and natural foods and beverages, Blue Marble partners with the foodservice industry via organic, natural and specialty brands that celebrate the abundance of nature and honor our collective obligation to our planet with social responsibility and sustainable business practices. With more than 500 products either enrolled in or verified with the Non-GMO Project, Blue Marble is an industry leader in providing operators with good foods from sources they can trust.  Blue Marble Brands is an independent subsidiary of United Natural Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNFI). For more information please visit www.bluemarblebrands.com.