Walker River Cooling and Nevada Fresh Pak
Walker River Cooling is a joint-venture between Nevada Fresh Pak, a Peri & Son’s Farms company and The Nunes Company. Located in the Mason Valley of Yerington, Nev., the 10,000 square foot state-of-the-art cooling and distribution facility is the only facility of its kind in Nevada and changes the face of one of the largest commercial produce growers in the State.

With the completion of the new facility, the two companies’ are now positioned to expand growing capability and cool more produce in a faster, more efficient way. This means fresher and longer-lasting produce for the supply chain and ultimately for consumers. All steps to get produce to market now happen in Yerington while maintaining the company’s commitment to sustainable farming practices that meets the highest environmental, social and economic standards.

The cooling facility began its 24-hour per day service in mid-May at the beginning of year’s harvest cycle. With more than 80 plus years of combined industry experience, The Peri and Nunes operations offer a level of expertise in growing, harvesting, cooling, sales and marketing that is unsurpassed. The large commercial operation produces more than 25 million pounds of organic baby greens and 40 million pounds of organic fresh vegetables servicing retailers, processors, wholesalers and other buying organizations throughout North America.

The new facility employs approximately 20 full-time personnel. Together, Peri & Sons Farms and Nevada Fresh Pak, represent the largest private employer in Lyon County, currently supporting over 220 full-time diverse positions including specialists in the areas of agricultural science, engineering, manufacturing, and business and information technology. The company also supports a seasonal work force of over 1,400 full-time employees. Based on recent economic impact studies the company’s direct and indirect impact on the economy in Northern Nevada now exceeds $150 million.

Learn more about our cooling process >
Nunes & Peri. No Risk. No Reward. (315kb PDF) >
Walker River Cooling First of Its Kind in Nevada Positions Operations for Expansion (70kb PDF) >
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Peri & Sons Farms
Peri & Sons Farms
Our Packaged Products Pop!
All of our product packages engage consumers through our website and social media with free information, free recipes and free promotional giveaways. In addition to all of the high-quality graphic packages, we also offer colorful cartons, colorful tags, eye-catching DRCs and an array of POS signage that will catch the customers’ eyes and influence their produce purchase.

Our years of dedication to food safety has earned us the GFSI/GLOBAL G.A.P. certification – a level of certification not many farms are able to achieve.

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Sweetie Sweet Onion Packs
Sweetie Sweet® Onion Packs
Our sturdy, grab-and-go packs come in a variety of fill and size options. High-graphics are paired with engaging information consumers are looking for, such as health tips, free recipes and free promotional giveaway offers.
Sweetie Sweet Organic Onion Packs
Sweetie Sweet® Organic Onion Packs
Our sturdy, grab-and-go packs come in a variety of fill and size options. High-graphics are paired with engaging information consumers are looking for, such as health tips, free recipes and free promotional giveaway offers.
Peri & Sons’ Red Onion Pack
Peri & Sons’ Red Onion Pack
Our sturdy, grab-and-go packs come in a variety of fill and size options. High-graphics are paired with engaging information consumers are looking for, such as health tips, free recipes and free promotional giveaway offers.
Breast Cancer Awareness PINK Pack
Breast Cancer Awareness PINK Packs
These bright-pink, eye-catching, recyclable, UB wrap-around mesh packs also feature links to healthful recipes and consumer promotions. Our 2lb, 3lb and 5lb packs can be customized with any of our onion varieties.
Breast Cancer Awareness PINK Pack
Breast Cancer Awareness Organic PINK Packs
These bright-pink, eye-catching, recyclable, UB wrap-around mesh packs also feature links to healthful recipes and consumer promotions. Our 2lb, 3lb and 5lb packs can be customized with any of our onion varieties.
Peri & Sons’ Nevada Whites™
Peri & Sons’ Nevada Whites™
Our sturdy, grab-and-go packs come in a variety of fill and size options. High-graphics are paired with engaging information consumers are looking for, such as health tips, free recipes and free promotional giveaway offers.


BBQ Bloomer Onion Packs
Our sweet BBQ Bloomer Onion is packed in a bright grab-n-go bag, with lots of engaging information, and a spice packet that consumers are sure to love. Create a dynamic produce display using our bright pink and gold DRCs filled with our super colossal size sweet onions. Available in 15ct, 20ct, 25ct and 40# bulk.
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BBQ Bloomer
Peri & Sons’ Yellow Onion Pack
Peri & Sons’ Yellow Onion Pack
Our sturdy, grab-and-go packs come in a variety of fill and size options. High-graphics are paired with engaging information consumers are looking for, such as health tips, free recipes and free promotional giveaway offers.
Peri & Sons Organic Onion Pack
Peri & Sons’ Organic Onion Packs
More and more consumers are choosing organic produce as part of a healthy lifestyle and a growing awareness of the importance of protecting our natural resources and our onion packs are just what they are looking for.
Peri & Sons Organic Onion Pack
Sunions Onion Packs
Sunions® are a groundbreaking new product – the first tearless and sweet onion! Grown in the USA by Peri & Sons Farms, Sunions have both incredible flavor and sweetness and they’re both mild and crunchy
Peri & Sons Organic Onion Pack
Sunions Organic Onion Packs
Sunions® are a groundbreaking new product – the first tearless and sweet onion! Grown in the USA by Peri & Sons Farms, Sunions have both incredible flavor and sweetness and they’re both mild and crunchy
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Merchandising
We’ve all been tempted to buy a product just because of the awesome packaging it came in or because it stood out from other similar products. Research shows that packaging alone can increase a product’s visibility and increase sales. While we strive to produce good-looking packaging, we also want to provide informative packaging that helps consumers make the best buying decision. That’s why we include nutrition information, product descriptions and usage instructions that can help consumers decide if the product is right for them.

In addition to all of the high-quality graphic packages, we also offer colorful cartons, colorful tags, eye-catching DRCs and an array of POS signage that will catch the customers’ eyes and influence their produce purchase. Talk to one of our sales team members to find out how to make your displays pop.

Private Label
For the past decade the trend toward private-labeling has continued to grow ―even among millennials. Recently the Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) reported that 41 percent of shoppers identify themselves as frequent purchasers of store-brand products, a.k.a. private-label products.

When it comes to private label, you want a supplier with a track record of consistent quality and supply—that’s Peri & Sons Farms.

We understand that your customers rely on you to provide them with the best quality at the best value and we can help you do just that. If you are currently offering, or are considering offering white, yellow, red, sweet or organic onions under your own label, Peri & Sons Farms can help you build an effective program. Look to us to supply our premium-quality onions your customers will love, packaged under your private label--a label your customers have come to know and trust. We have a knowledgeable sales team that can work with you to develop a private-label program.

Please contact our Sales Team for more information.

Domestic Sales
Jessica Peri
Retail Sales Manager
775-463-6326 Direct, 775-741-3949 Mobile
Jessica@PeriandSons.com

Cindy Elrod
Sales & New Business Development
775-463-6318 Direct, 509-720-1661 Mobile
CindyE@PeriandSons.com

Mindy VanVleck
Sales
775-463-6313 Direct, 509-945-3513 Mobile
Mindy@PeriandSons.com

Monique Blajos
Sales
775-463-6325 Direct, 775-316-1040 Mobile
Monique@PeriandSons.com

Denise Fischer
Sales
775-463-9981 Direct, 509-480-1287 Mobile
Dfischer@PeriandSons.com

Shane Martin
Sales
775-463-6346 Direct, 775-287-7373 Mobile
Smartin@PeriandSons.com

Joe Bowers
Sales
775-463-6343 Direct, 775-815-0364 Mobile
Jbowers@PeriandSons.com

Elias Alvarado
Senior Sales Assistant
775-463-6338 Direct, 775-781-9153 Mobile
Elias@PeriandSons.com

Alejandra Alvarado
Sales Assistant
775-463-6303 Direct, 775-781-1806 Mobile
Alejandra@PeriandSons.com



International Sales
Peter Ng
1-213-438-9868 Direct, 1-805-407-3663 Mobile

Marketing
Teri Gibson, Director, Marketing & Customer Relations
775-463-6324 Direct, 775-745-6094 Mobile
Teri@PeriandSons.com
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