Snokist Growers, headquartered in Yakima, Wash., is a worldwide producer, canner and shipper of cherries, prunes, plums, pears and apples. It is comprised of three divisions-fresh product division, processed product division and field services division. The company s fresh product line is received and packed at several facilities, including Sawyer, Naches, Grandview and Yakima. Storing, packing, and shipping apples are the primary functions of the plant in Yakima. Refrigerated storage and controlled atmosphere storage facilities are also located there. The processed product line offers pears, apples, cherries and plums. The Snokist cannery and labeling facilities are located in Yakima. Bartlett pears, sweet cherries, apples and purple plums are processed at harvest time, then stored and distributed. The company s field division is responsible for the production and harvest of tree fruit.