Inspired by the bounty of California, Califia Farms (pronounced “Cal-ih-FEE-ah,” like California) is on a mission is to inspire and nourish the world with the wisdom of a plant-based lifestyle. The company was named the 2017 Supplier of the Year by Whole Foods Market, a 2015 “Breakout Brand” by Beverage World, BevNet's 2015 "Brand of the Year" and is a leader in the revolution to de-commodify the food and beverage industry by creating innovative, healthy and great-tasting premium beverages that make it easy for consumers to go plant-based and dairy-free, without compromise. Califia Farms is one of the fastest-growing natural beverage companies in the U.S., as well as the leading brand in the natural products plant-based milks category.
Founded in 2010 by beverage visionary Greg Steltenpohl, in partnership with a farmer’s co-op based in the San Joaquin Valley, Califia Farms is a uniquely California company. Its Bakersfield, Calif. manufacturing plant uses artisanally-inspired processes to create healthy and delicious plant-based beverages, is eco-friendly, energy efficient and repurposes more than 90 percent of its post-production byproduct.