Belvidere, April 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Terra Tech Corp (TRTC) subsidiary Edible Garden, an urban agricultural company, is pleased to announce that their line of hydroponic butter head lettuce is now being shipped to Coosemans Worldwide. Located in the heart of the largest produce market in the world, New York's Hunts Point Produce Market, Coosmans is a specialty produce company who distributes produce globally. Edible Garden's produce will be shipped from their Belvidere and Lincoln Park facilities to Coosemans New York, and then distributed throughout the Northeast.
"We are excited about this relationship, as it is one stop shipping point for us and just a short drive from our Jersey farms," says Derek Peterson, CEO Terra Tech Corp. "The Hunts Point Produce Market and Coosemans gives us access to high end restaurants, food service and other retailers that would otherwise be too cumbersome to ship to directly."
The company shipped their first order this week and will continue to ship weekly. Edible Garden is actively pursuing additional retail partners to fill out their new 5-acre facility as well as their cultivation partners in Florida and the Midwest. In addition the company has been experimenting with new produce in an effort to broaden their offerings to both current and potential retail partners.
About Terra Tech
Terra Tech Corp. (TRTC) through its wholly-owned subsidiary GrowOp Technology, specializes in controlled environment agricultural technologies. The company integrates best-of-breed hydroponic equipment with proprietary software and hardware to provide sustainable solutions for indoor agriculture enterprises and home practitioners. Our complete product line is available at specialty retailers throughout the United States, and via our website. Through its wholly-owned subsidiary Edible Garden, cultivates a premier brand of local and sustainably grown hydroponic produce, sold through major grocery stores such as Shoprite, Fairway Markets and others throughout Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania.
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