Established in 1984, Nicola International is one of the largest importers of Mediterranean tree-ripened olives in the United States. Its products include oil, spreads, vegetables, preserves, pepper, grape leaves, salads, gift packs and preserved food. The company provides a variety of Kalamata, Greek Black, Green Sicilian, Alfonso, Oil Cured, Cerignola, Picholine and Nicoise olives. It offers products under various brand names, including Aiello, Lilliput, Caper Barriers, Surfines, Capucines. Nicola International provides distribution, inspection, processing, packaging and delivery services. The company serves the foodservice and retail markets. Its clients include grocery chains, foodservice operators and club stores. Nicola International is headquartered in Los Angeles.