Industrial Sales Division Products

Advanced Spice & Trading

Advanced Spice & Trading, Inc. is located in Dallas, Texas in a 93,000 square foot facility. Advanced Spice is an SQF II certified facility that is an importer, processor and full line distributor of spices and food ingredients. Advanced Spice is a proud distributor of Sensient dehydrated onions, garlic, chili peppers and powders, paprika and various dehydrated vegetables. Advanced Spice also serves as a forward warehouse location for Mizkan Vinegars, Olds Products (Mustard) Sensient Dehydrated and Sethness Caramel Color. (

American Instants

American Instants, Inc. carries a variety of instand coffee and tea as well as leaf tea of the highest quality. (

Azar Nut Company

Trusted supplier of classic raw nuts, on-trend flavored nuts and other candied items for inclusion in your recipes or to use as toppings. Peanut Butter is also available, including an all natural recipe. (

Beck Flavors

With 100 years of flavor experience and and an accessible, responsive team of professionals, Beck Flavors offers all the benefits and resources of a giant flavor house with the accessibility and personal servie of a small startup. Whether you’re seeking a solution in Dairy, Coffee, Liquor, or Bakery, Beck Flavors has the breadth of experience and resources to fill any flavor need.
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Manufacturer of fine Italian Cheeses here in the US. Product line includes Parmesan, Mozzarella, Provolo- ne, Romano, Riccotta, Gorgonzola, Asiago and many more.
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Biospringer, worldwide leader in yeast products (yeast extracts, processed flavors, autolyzed yeasts, inactive dried yeasts). Offering a broad choice of building blocks to create natural savoury flavors; let Biospringer assist with your next product formulation and demonstrate the benefits of our clean label ingredients.
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Bluegrass Dairy

Full line supplier of spray dried dairy items ranging from cream and cheese powders to butter, creamers and shortening powders. They also specialty citrus powders, including lemon, lime, orange and pineapple.
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Border Foods

Border Foods is the largest U.S. processor and the Industrial leader for Green Chile and Jalapeño pepper ingredients. Our core business was founded on providing quality shelf stable products in pack sizes from 5- gallon bag-n-box to 55-gallon drums. Innovative products include refrigerated Chile for fresh pack Salsas, along with block frozen, dehydrofrozen and IQF Chiles and Jalapeños. For specialty product needs, we have an assortment of products available such as Red Chile Purees, Tomatillos, Red Jalapeños and assorted Bulk Sauces.
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California Olive Ranch

America’s largest grower and processor of Olive Oil, with the vision to be the global leader in the production of the most flavorful EVOO available on the market. COR 100% California grown EVOOs continually win medals in international competitions.
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Dairy Chem International

DairyChem follows the classical tradition’s of creating pure, natural, dairy flavors. Their commitment to research and development has yielded a constant stream of successful dairy flavor solutions for food companies around the world. They develop butter, sour cream, yogurt, buttermilk and cheese flavors for the dairy, bakery, snack, poultry, confectionery and RTE markets. Can decades of perfecting rich and creamy dairy topnotes produce the world’s best product success stories? You know it. (

Ecom Food Industries Corporation

Ecom is a primary producer of extracts, oleoresins, natural antioxidants and flavor enhancers. (

Food Ingredient Solutions

Food Ingredient Solutions LLC manufacturers a complete range of natural colors and natural color preparations for the food, drug and cosmetic industries. Application assistance such as formulation recommendations, light stability testing, heat stability testing and color matching are available. (

Ful-Flav-R Food Products

Ful-Flav-R Food Products manufactures a line of quality, convenient, savory products - Garlic, Ginger, Onion, Jalapenos, Chiles, Red Bell Peppers and Custom Blends - designed to enhance the flavor of any recipe, from any region around the world. All Ful-Flav-R Products are Pasteurized and PH Controlled, shelf stable up to 24 months and are kosher certified. (

Inland Empire Foods

Specializing in precooked and dehydrated beans, peas, lentils, and grains for use in many food applications. (


SSupplier of 3 to 5 times concentrated cheese and dairy flavors, shaker cheeses and ready to use cheese fillings. Age enhanced flavor product is also available. Contact your sales manager for details. (

Knouse Foods

From a spoonful of delicious apple sauce to millions of jars, bottles and cans of quality pro- cessed fruit products, Knouse Foods has earned a stellar reputation as one of the most trusted names in the industry.
Our brands (Musselman's, Lucky Leaf, Apple Time, Lincoln and Speas Farm) have been family favorites for more than 50 years. At the same time, we have become one of the largest suppliers of processed fruit products in the industry, with a cooperative network of quality growers that assures our customers of fruit products that feature consistent texture, natural flavor and great taste.
Whatever your industry, Knouse can develop customized products tailored to your specific needs. We specialize in versatility, providing fruit in almost any processing format and package size to meet your ingredient requirements. (

Lee Kum Kee

Find cutting edge Asian sauce applications that will take your product from good to great! Learn how to enhance your product flavor with one of Lee Kum Kee’s authentic Asian sauces. (

Primary Product Categories
Soy Sauces, Oyster Sauces, Chili Sauces, Oils (Sesame, Chili, etc.), Others Sauces (Hoisin, Plum, etc..)

McIlhenny Company

As the leader of the fast-growing, fiery foods market, McIlhenny Company supplies food manufacturers with the same authentic TABASCO® brand Pepper Sauce flavor that has been enjoyed for over a century by both consumers and foodservice professionals. Now we offer this “unique flavor profile” in a variety of convenient forms to fit most food processing environments. The ultimate goal of the TABASCO® brand Industrial Ingredients Division is to help food manufacturers and processors like you improve the flavor and profitability of your next great food idea. (

Primary Product Categories
Liquid Formulations
Green Pepper Sauce, Garlic Pepper Sauce, Habanero Pepper Sauce and
Chipotle Pepper Sauce
Intermediate Moisture
Tabasco Brand Pepper Pulp and Processors Blend
Dry Formulations
Dry Red Flavoring, Crushed Pepper and Dry Green Flavoring

Mizkan International

Just look at our line-up of ingredients and you can’t help but Bringing Flavor to LifeTM to your finished product. We are the ingredient market leader of:
• Vinegars (white distilled and specialty)
• Cooking Wines
• Wine and vinegar reductions
• Denatured Spirits
• Wine and Vinegar powders
With 13 processing plants located strategically across the USA, we can deliver your company the right product at the right price, while offering a convenient bundling of quality ingredients to make sourcing a breeze.(

Neil Jones Food Companies

The Neil Jones Food Companies consist of various divisions that are providers of tomatoes and various fruits for the foodservice and industrial industries. (

TomaTek packs Industrial Diced, Paste, Concentrated Crushed and Organic Products in 55 gallon steel or fiber drums, and in 300 gallon wooden bins. TomaTek also offers its contracted customers a full line of Industrial packed Pouch items, including custom made sauces, spreads, marinades and toppings under the Perfect Pouch ™ brand.

San Benito Foods
San Benito is a full line producer of #10 tomatoes and Hot Pack drum Tomatoes. Their products range from Fully Prepared Pizza Sauce with oils and spices to 1.06 puree.

New Mexico Green Chile Company

USDA Inspected Hatch Green Chile’s in Mild, Hot, Extra Hot, Whole or Diced with consistent heat levels. All product is harvested, flame roasted and frozen within 24 hours during which time it is triple inspected to clean any peels or stems missed. Product has a higher yield and less residue than the competition. (

Natural Products, Inc.

Leading manufacture of Non-GMO and Certified Organic Full Fat Soy Ingredients. (

Peppers Unlimited of Louisiana, Inc.

Established in 1993, Peppers Unlimited, Inc. carries through a long Bulliard family tradition of 100 years and 4 generations of crafting pepper sauce. Located in St. Martinville, Louisiana, our state-of-the-art, 200,000 sq. ft. facility boasts the capacity to produce more than 100,000 gallons of bulk sauce per day, allowing us to service our industrial clients, and other markets. (

Pompeii Products

Pompeii Lemon and Lime Juice concentrates are produced in Texas.

Primary Product Categories
Lemon Juice Concentrates available frozen or unfrozen in 5 and 55 gallon drums.
Lime Juice Concentrates available frozen or unfrozen in 5 and 55 gallon drums.
Key Lime Juice Concentrates are available.

Riega Foods

Riege is our partner when it comes to organic herbs and spices. They also have Himalayan and other spe- cialty salts.(

Schreiber Foods International, Inc.

Schreiber Foods imports over 300 SKU’s from more than 35 countries through sourcing part- nerships that have been cultivated for decades, including their assortment of Ambrosia branded products. Whether is a canned or bottled condiment, fruit or olive, or a canned seafood item, Schreiber has your needs covered. Please view our complete product listing online at the link provided below.(

Sensient Natural Ingredients

Sensient Dehydrated Flavors manufactures a full line of dehydrated spices, vegetables, and specialty items that bring our customers' food products to life, imparting flavor, color and texture.(

Sethness Products Company

Today, Sethness Products Company is the world's leading manufacturer of caramel color, serving virtually every segment of the food industry, from soft drinks to convenience food systems. Sethness offers flexible, stable, economical coloring solutions to food processors around the globe. Primary Product Categories Caramel Color—Both Liquid and Dry Forms for use across a broad range of applications. (

Spectrum Fruits, Inc.

Spectrum Fruits, Inc. is a one-stop-shop for processed fruits and fruit product formulation. Our core products are prickly pear and nopal cactus ingredients, including juices, purées, concentrates, powders, fibers, essences and oils. Spectrum Fruits also supplies premium quality Alphonso mango purée, FDA-approved tamarind concentrate, guava puree and juice concentrate, dry and wet coconut ingredients, and Clear Fruit Bases™ made from pineapple, apple, and pear that function as replacements for high fructose corn syrup. We also work with domestic producers and can supply processed temperate ingredients made from apple, berries, citrus, grape, peach and more.(

Sue Bee Honey

Sue Bee Honey Combines more than seven decades of experience with the latest processing techniques to ensure a consistently product every time. Our state-of-the-art facilities process up to 100 million pounds of pure honey each year. It’s no wonder we are Ameriz’s # 1 selling (

The Tierra Group

The Tierra Group is the leading producer of premium agave based products, providing customer around the world with authentic organic agave syrups and organic inulin.(

Traina International

Traina Dried Fruit is a privately-owned corporation that farms and produces sun dried fruits and vegetables for ingredient companies and food distributors around the world.  Primary products are Sun Dried Tomatoes, Sun Dried Fruits and Sun Dried Fruit Sauces.(

The Valdez Corporation

Valdez Spice has been in business since 1982 and focuses on custom blending, packing and private labeling of spices, seasoning blends, and dry prepared food mixes. Valdez mixes the art of culinary techniques together with the art of food science to create solutions for your dry flavor and seasoning applications. (

Wolf Canyon Foods

Wolf Canyon Foods was formed in 1989 to do the marketing and sales for Mercer Processing, Inc. Mercer is a private corporation with over 30 years of experience developing, and applying freeze drying technology to deliver freeze-dried food ingredients to food manufacturing companies all over the world. (

Other Items Available

Hanks Brokerage, Inc. is pleased to partner with the accounts and their product lines below on an account by account basis. If we can be of any assistance, then please let us know.

IQF Fruits and Vegetables—Multiple Suppliers
Apple Fibers—Mayer Fruits
Low Moisture Apples and IQF Apples—Invertec Products
Oils including Olive, Soybean, Canola and others—Sovena USA

Hanks Brokerage is fortunate to have many industry contacts, please don’t hesitate to contact us for any of your ingredients needs. We will be happy to point you in the right direction, if we cannot offer direct assistance. Thank you.