WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Earth Technologies (OTCQB: GETG), today announced a production and sales agreement with Delta Companies Group (Delta), a national blender and filler of a variety of lubricants and specialty chemicals, including motor oil. Green Earth Technologies (GET) develops products using proprietary formulations and processes; under the terms of the agreement, Delta will provide services that will include the procurement of these ingredients, production, storage, packaging, labeling, handling, trans-loading and shipment of all GET products.
"Delta gives us the ability and our customers the confidence that we can scale up production while maintaining consistent quality as we meet anticipated consumer demand," says Jeffrey Loch, President and CMO of Green Earth Technologies. "This agreement provides us a solid foundation from which to continue building our suite of 'G' brands."
As a world leader in the packaging and supply chain service industry while offering the industry's most comprehensive packaging solutions for lubricants and specialty chemicals, Delta operates eight facilities in North America. The company's closely linked production and distribution facilities in Chicago enable efficient and expeditious fulfillment with a total annual production capacity of 70 million gallons, with 275,000 square feet of distribution space.
In addition to product production, Delta will be entitled to sell GET products to their current customers around the world as well as work with GET to pursue private label and co-branding opportunities. Other terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
"This relationship is a win for all concerned as Green Earth Technologies can grow to its potential and provide consumers a choice for high-performing, environmentally preferred products," says Darren Cherry, Vice President and General Manager of Delta Companies Group. "As demand for sustainable products continues to rise, we are pleased to be in a position to pursue our own environmental goals as we help our customers meet theirs with these products."
ABOUT GREEN EARTH TECHNOLOGIES
Green Earth Technologies produces G-branded superior-performing green products made with American-grown base oils that use the power of nanotechnology to deliver environmentally responsible products with no compromise, meaning consumers can "do their part" without having to give up performance or value. Along those lines, "Save the Earth – Sacrifice Nothing®" is the company's tagline.
The "G" products include G-OIL®, G-MARINE™, G-FUEL™, G-WASH™, G-GLASS™, and G-CLEAN™, and are offered in a wide range of automotive and household performance and cleaning categories.
G.E.T. products are now readily available on the internet at Amazon.com as well as at a variety of lube centers and retailers, including The Home Depot, Fred Meyer, Kroger, Albertson's, Giant, Shop Rite, VIP, National Auto Stores, Do It Best, Lex Brodie's Tire Company, Honest One and participating ACE and True Value dealers. Please visit www.getg.com for the latest news and in-depth information about GET and its brands.
Delta Companies Group is a leading third-party provider of blending, packaging and warehousing services for customers in a variety of markets, offering the most comprehensive oil and specialty chemical solutions in the industry. Delta's website is www.deltacogroup.com.
Delta is a wholly owned subsidiary of Greif, Inc., (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a world leader in industrial packaging products and services. The Company produces steel, plastic, fibre, flexible and corrugated containers and containerboard, and provides blending, filling and packaging services for a wide range of industries. Greif also manages timber properties in North America. The Company is strategically positioned 55 countries to serve global as well as regional customers. Additional information is on the company's website at www.greif.com.
SOURCE Green Earth Technologies