Gills Onions' Launches First Consumer Promotion

Spring Arrivals

Oxnard, CA (May 3, 2011) – Gills Onions, a California-based market leader in fresh-cut onions, has launched its first consumer product promotion, Sweet Spring Arrivals, as a platform to communicate further with consumers about their 6oz sliced sweet onion product.

Gills Onions recently ramped up its social media exposure to take advantage of the conversations happening with millions of consumers every day on Facebook and Twitter. “We’ve realized for some time the powerful voice that social networking offers companies like ours,” said Nelia Alamo, Director of Sales & Marketing. “Gills Onions has delicious, healthy and convenient products that benefit a number consumer groups. We are excited to finally be taking bigger advantage of these marketing tools and using them to tell our grower story.”

Gills Onions is featuring their sliced sweet onions that are available from late April through September each year. These California-grown onions are loved for their mild, even sugary, taste and Gills’ fresh-cut products provide the ultimate in flavor, quality and convenience. Gills Onions packs their fresh-cut onions in eco-friendly packaging, just one of many sustainability initiatives the company is known for.

About Gills Onions:

Gills Onions is a 26-year old, family owned and operated grower and food processor with the most innovative fresh onion processing plant in the world. In concert with sister company Rio Farms, the Gill brothers manage over 15,000 acres of farmland and 300,000 square feet of processing and warehouse facilities.