Traina Foods is a privately owned company that grows, dries and packs a variety of fruits and vegetable products. Founded in 1926, the company serves various manufacturers, ingredient companies and distributors. Its industrial ingredient products include sun-dried tomatoes, cherries, apples, apricots, plums, pears and fruit sauces. The company applies a set of quality procedures, including Hazard Analysis Critical Contol Points and Good Manufacturing Practices. It also applies modern fruit production technologies, such as metal detection and prevention and magnetic detection. Additionally, the company tests dried fruits and vegetables for microbiological information. Located in Patterson, Calif., the company s facility is regularly inspected by the Food & Drug Administration and the United States Department of Agriculture.