As a champion of local businesses, Atlantic Food Distributors is Ohio Proud and sources much of its food from local Ohio farmers and food processors. When you see the Ohio Proud logo, you know you are getting Ohio-made and grown products. From fresh meats, fruits and vegetables, to dairy products and snack foods, you can find Ohio Proud products in your favorite grocery store and at your local Farm Market. Ohio Proud is a quick and reliable way for you to identify Ohio-made and grown goods. Agriculture is Ohio’s number one industry, contributing more than $105 billion to the state’s economy. Ohio is home to more than 1,000 food processing companies and produces more than 200 commercial crops. Of these, the Buckeye State is a leading producer in more than 35 product sectors.
Why Buy Ohio Proud?
Every dollar spent on Ohio Proud products reinvests in the state’s economy. Support local farmers and food processors, your community, and Ohio’s livelihood by purchasing Ohio Proud products.
A 2007 consumer study found that 93 percent of those surveyed prefered to buy Ohio products over national brand. Of those surveyed, 90 percent indicated they would pay up to 50 cents more for items made in Ohio. Ohio agribusinesses, farmers, producers, manufacturers, and retailers help consumers identify Ohio-made and grown products by using the Ohio Proud logo.
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