San Leandro's San Francisco Salt Co. Nears World Domination
... of the kosher-salt industry, that is.
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According to the report, SFSC is topped only by saline superpower Morton Salt.
Ranging from sea salts in such flavors as black truffle, lemon-rosemary, sriracha, and hickory to pure French grey sea salt and "Sherpa pink" Himalayan salt, SFSC's products are not only kosher, but also organic and GMO-free
Every year, the report makes assessments and predictions for the kosher-salt industry worldwide — citing frontrunners and rising trends, as well as the overall volume of the industry itself.
Sections of the report investigate industry sub-genres such as kosher-salt flakes, smoked kosher salt, and kosher-salt crystals.
Other frontrunners announced in the report include — in order of major-player status — Utah-based Redmont, Inc.; Minnesota- and Ireland-based Cargill, Inc.; China-based Qingdao Huifenghe Msg Co.; Canada-based Flavor Delite Inc.; Massachusetts-based Marblehead Salt Co.; Thailand-based Thai Refined Salt Co. Ltd.; Germany-based K+S Windsor Salt Ltd.; Washington-based Saltworks Inc.; and Kansas-based Natural Minerals.