Pillen Family Farms, Inc. was founded by four brothers in 1982. Since then, the family has grown to more than 20 members, including the five current owners. Pillen is a 100% family-owned and operated business, which means that its sole source of income is from the sale of their products. Pillen Farms produces a variety of fresh and frozen fruits and vegetables. The company sells produce through farmers markets and wholesale to grocery stores throughout Southern California.
The founder and chairman of Pillen Family Farms is Jim Pillen. In addition to selling their produce online, Pillen also sells their produce at farmers markets in Southern California such as the Downtown Los Angeles Farmers Market , The Irvine Farmers Market , The San Diego Farmers Market , The Los Angeles Farmers Market , The Glendale Farmers Market , The Pasadena Farmers Market , and The Orange County Farmer’s market .
Pillen Farms has a goal to be the best in the industry and strive for perfection. Pillen Farms is a leader in organic farming and provides the highest quality produce to their customers. The company is also a leader in education for farmers and consumers about the importance of organic farming practices. Pillen Farms has partnered with organizations such as Natural Resources Defense Council , Farmers Business Network, and Green America to educate their customers about organic farming practices.
Pillen Farms operates on a “farm to table” philosophy. In order to achieve this goal, Pillen Farms has implemented a number of practices that help them achieve their vision of being the best in the industry. This commitment is evident in every aspect of the company including its offices, production facilities, and products.
Company’s offices are located in a building that was built in the 1920’s by one of Pillen Farms’ founders. The building was purchased from another family member who owned it for many years before selling it to Pillen Farms. The main office area is extremely spacious with large windows allowing for natural light throughout each day of operation. The offices are clean, bright, and well organized with plenty of space for employees to work and stay productive throughout the day.
Pillen Family Farms revenue and earnings
have grown in the last five years. Pillen Family Farms revenue increased by $2,000,000 between FY 2015 and FY 2017, from $7,500,000 to $9,500,000. This represents an increase of 16.00%. Pillen Family Farms earned a profit of $60,000 for FY 2016 which represents a gain of 100.00% from their profit of $0 for the previous fiscal year. The Pillen Family Farms revenue has grown by 13.00% over the past five years.
Pillen Family Farms sales and earnings have grown in the last five years. Pillen sales increased by $2,000,000 between FY 2015 and FY 2017, from $7,500,000 to $9,500,000. This represents an increase of 16.00%. Pillen Family Farms earned a profit of $60,000 for FY 2016 which represents a gain of 100.00% from their profit of $0 for the previous fiscal year. Pillen revenue has grown by 13.00% over the past five years.
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