Pastene products are sold nationally in neighborhood markets, select supermarket chains and by national e-tailers like Amazon and Walmart. The new website, and a continuously expanding network of retail partners across the United States and Canada, means loyal customers who grew up loving Pastene products can continue to enjoy their favorite items anytime and everywhere. Given the current climate, customers can now also enjoy the convenience and peace of mind of ordering Pastene from the safety of their homes.
Founded by Pietro Pastene, who came to the U.S. in 1848, the Pastene story began with a produce-laden pushcart and the country’s first-ever imported olive oil in Boston’s North End. Today the company’s iconic yellow and red labels grace gourmet items from the company’s ever-popular Kitchen-Ready© Tomatoes to tuna, beans to breadcrumbs, pasta to peppers, including hard-to-find varieties of olives and artichokes.
“We’ve thrived for 146 years because