LOUISVILLE, KY -- john conti Gourmet Coffee has announced that four more selections are being added to the line of coffees sold through 74 Walmart retail stores in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
Joining the john conti products already available will be Breakfast Blend, Gourmet Blend, Colombian Blend, and French Roast Blend. Products will be distributed through three of Walmart's distribution centers in Kentucky and Indiana.
The john conti organization provides 18 distinct coffee blends and contea premium iced tea at retailers across the region.
"The regional popularity of the john conti Gourmet Coffee brand allows for this expansion," said company founder and chief executive John Conti. "It's the relationships we have built over time that makes this a good partnership."
Conti, who launched the business in 1962, is an office coffee service and gourmet coffee shop pioneer who served as president of the National Coffee Service Association. Today, john conti Coffee Co. has become the region's largest roaster of specialty high-grown arabica coffees, producing more than 1.5 million pounds annually. The coffees are roasted in small batches for customers throughout the Midwest, South and East. john conti serves wholesale, office, healthcare, hotel and foodservice industry clients.