Blue Diamond Almonds

1802 C Street

Sacramento, California


United States



Tel. (916) 446-8500


Nuts and Seeds

Blue Diamond Almonds

Blue Diamond Growers is the world’s largest almond marketer and processor. It is responsible for developing the industry and opening up world markets more than 100 years ago when Spain and Italy were the major producers of almonds. While the U.S. market is the largest single market for almonds, more than 70 percent of them are exported to 95 countries worldwide. Almonds are California’s largest food export and they rank among the top ten food exports in America. California produces more than 80 percent of the world’s supply.

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Food Ingredients News  31 August 2017

Boesch Boden Spies expands range to include Salted Caramel Almonds

31 Aug 2017 --- Sweet and salty is all the rage, according to ingredients specialist Bösch Boden Spies. To cater to this trend, the company has now added salty-caramel flavored almonds to its range. “Salted Caramel” is the latest addition to the producer Blue Diamond’s “Flavored Almonds” line, which combines the popular ingredient with new flavors.

Food Ingredients News  13 June 2017

Boesch Boden Spies Brings Trendy ‘Flavored Almonds’ to Europe

13 Jun 2017 --- Ingredients specialist Bösch Boden Spies is now offering European food manufacturers a new ingredient that caters to several trends, such as the quest for new, unusual taste combinations by today’s increasingly adventurous consumers, and many consumers’ desire to combine pleasure and healthy eating. 

Business News  28 September 2016

Blue Diamond Expands Almond Production in California

28 Sep 2016 --- Blue Diamond Growers, the world's largest almond marketer and processor, recently unveiled its new state-of-the-art bulk storage warehouse in Salida. The company held a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday, September 19 to debut the 48,000-square-foot Warehouse 7. The event was well attended by Blue Diamond’s board of directors, key leadership and operational staff, as well as local representatives.

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16 November 2016

The Continuing Market Rise of Almond Flour and Almond Milks

Bill Morecraft highlights the popularity of almond products, particularly almond milk, which has grown explosively in the last five to six years, there is a lot of growth, interestingly, outside of the US. "We continue to work on a  number of platforms," he says.  

16 July 2012

Repositioning a Leading Almond Ingredient Supplier

Bill Morecraft of Blue Diamond Growers on Repositioning a Leading Almond Ingredient Supplier.

17 October 2011

New Market Opportunities for Almonds

Warren Cohen of Blue Diamond Growers on New Market Opportunities for Almonds.