EASTON, Pa. – Beginning Feb. 1, 2019, Phillips Pet Food & Supplies will add Northwest Naturals brand to its Portland, Oregon distribution center to accommodate retailers in Oregon and Washington.

Northwest Naturals is a minimally processed, raw frozen and freeze-dried pet food manufacturer. The company is part of Morasch Meats of Portland, a family-owned business that entered the pet food market in 2004 under the Northwest Naturals brand.

“Phillips is proud to expand our partnership with Northwest Naturals, a brand with a rich history in quality meats and frozen products,” said Elizabeth Thibodeau, vice president of merchandising and marketing for Phillips. “Offering this brand to our Northwest retailers demonstrates Phillips’ commitment to the growing fresh and frozen category and to our retail customers, as they delight their consumers with a relevant and in-demand assortment of products.”

Phillips Pet Food & Supplies has expanded its fresh and frozen capacity at all 14 of its distribution centers to accommodate the growth in this category. Learn more about how Phillips ensures product safety in its cold chain distribution system.

For more news about Phillips, read about other prominent brands recently added to its distribution centers.

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