PHOENIX -- Inventure Foods Inc. has received certification from the Gluten-Free Certification Organization for its Boulder Canyon products and manufacturing facilities. Boulder Canyon products will now carry the "certified gluten-free" logo. The line includes kettle-cooked chips, vegetable crisps, hummus chips and rice and adzuki bean chips.
Inventure's certified gluten-free Bluffton, IN, plant produces snack chips for the Boulder Canyon brand, in addition to snacks under the T.G.I. Friday's, Nathan's Famous and Vidalia Brands licensed brands. Its Goodyear, AZ, plant, which also received the certification, produces potato chips under the Boulder Canyon, Poore Brothers and Bob's Texas Style brand names.
GFCO's certification process includes periodic gluten testing of the manufacturing facility, regular plant inspections and random product testing in the marketplace.