We’re Califia Farms (Califia, pronounced like California), and our mission is to bring you delicious and mindful nourishment through California-grown fruits and nuts; making it easy for you to go ‘plant-powered’ and dairy-free, without compromise.
Inspired by the bounty of California, Califia Farms’ mission is to innovate delicious plant-powered foods for mindful nourishment. The company is leading the way in the revolution to de-commodify the food and beverage industry by creating innovative, healthy and great-tasting premium beverages. In June 2015, Califia Farms was named a “Breakout Brand” by Beverage World, and, in January, the publication named company co-founder, Greg Steltenpohl, an ‘eco-friendly revolutionary’ and one of the Top 50 Disrupters in the beverage industry. Recently, the company was named a “Top 10 Challenger Brand” by consultancy firm Seurat Group for its unique, design-driven and award-winning bottle that is reshaping today’s dairy case by not only standing out on the shelf but also bringing pleasure to the consumer in terms of look/feel, sustainability and convenience. According to SPINscan, Califia is one of the fastest-growing natural beverage companies in the U.S., and also the fastest-growing brand in the dynamic natural products coffee drink category and convenience.
Our farm and manufacturing plant, located in the heart of California, use artisanal processes to create innovative, healthy and delicious plant-powered beverages. In line with the company’s environmentally responsible/sustainable ethos, the Bakersfield, Ca. plant is eco-friendly, energy efficient and repurposes more than 90 percent of its post-production byproduct.
Our name comes from the Spanish legend of warrior queen Califia who ruled over the mythical island of California. Spanish conquistadors believed they had discovered Califia’s bountiful island when they first explored California. If you want to learn more about our sustainability efforts and product FAQs, click here for news from Califia.
We will be pouring our refreshing, energized, and good-for-you, Cold Brew Iced Coffee with Almondmilk and serving up our yummy Almondmilk options to go alongside our long-time (your new-time) favorite granola and cereal friends at Purely Elizabeth.