News

Hodo Soy Organic Tofu and Yuba Now Available At 99 Ranch Market In NorCal

October 5th, 2016

Company Press Release:

OAKLAND, CA and UNION CITY, CA (October 5, 2016) – Hodo Soy, the popular maker of delicious, organic tofu and yuba products, and 99 Ranch Market  are excited to announce the availability of Hodo Soy’s tofu and yuba products at all 99 Ranch Market stores in Northern California.    99 Ranch Market is the country’s largest Asian-American grocery chain.

“We’re excited to get our organic tofu and yuba products to 99 Ranch Market customers,” said Hodo Soy founder and CEO, Minh Tsai. “Tofu is a staple in Asian diets.  In a specialty marketplace that is populated by numerous tofu manufacturers, we are honored that 99 Ranch Market has selected our organic tofu and yuba to offer to their discriminating customers.”    All of Hodo’s hand-crafted tofu are made locally in Hodo’s HACCP-certified production facility, and is made from organic, non-GMO, US-grown, whole soybeans.

“There is growing consumer demand for quality tofu made with wholesome ingredients from our predominantly Asian customer base.  At 99 Ranch Market, not only are these trends important, products ‘Must Taste Good’ first and foremost.  In addition to being CCOF-certified organic, Hodo’s delicious products are also focused on quality and food-safety,” said James Wu, 99 Ranch Market Category Buyer for Deli Tofu and Soybean Products.  “After tasting Hodo’s products, we believe Hodo’s delicious flavor and high quality products will not disappoint our customers.  The variety of ready-to-eat dishes like Hodo’s Yuba Noodle, Tofu Nuggets and Sichuan Mapo Tofu, will certainly make for a great time-saving solution for our customers with busy schedules,” added Wu.

99 Ranch Market appreciates the opportunity to introduce Hodo Soy’s products to their customers. Hodo’s best-selling items like Firm Tofu, Braised Tofu, Fresh Yuba, Sesame Yuba Noodles, Spicy Yuba Noodles, Five Spice Tofu Nuggets, Thai Curry Tofu Nuggets, Sichuan Mapo Tofu and Tofu Veggie Burgers are on the shelves of all sixteen 99 Ranch Market locations in Northern Californian immediately.

Since 2004, Hodo Soy has gained a cult-like following among consumers with its rich, creamy, and full-flavored tofu and crowd pleasing ready-to-eat products.  As consumer demand for plant-based, organic, non-GMO and gluten-free foods grows, Hodo Soy is the industry standard premium tofu.

Download PDF:  English Chinese

About Hodo Soy

At Hodo Soy, our mission is to craft the highest quality tofu and create innovative and delicious tofu-based artisan foods that will forever change the way you know tofu. Our hand-crafted tofu is made from organic, non-GMO, US-grown, whole soybeans.  Taste the Difference!
www.hodosoy.com

About 99 Ranch Market

99 Ranch Market, a global Asian foods supermarket, was established in 1984, with its first store in Westminster, California. With the support of our loyal customers and hardworking employees, 99 Ranch Market has grown to become the largest Asian-American supermarket chain in the US, with over 40 store locations in CA, NV, TX, and WA, and soon to come NJ and OR.
www.99ranch.com

###

Contacts:
Hodo Soy: Linda Esposito 510-464-2977, press@hodosoy.com
99 Ranch Market: Teddy Chow 510-487-8899

Hodo Soy Debuts Sichuan Mapo Tofu

March 8th, 2016

Company Press Release:

HODO SOY DEBUTS SICHUAN MAPO TOFU
Spicy Tofu Entrée is Latest Addition to Convenient, Ready-to-Eat Line
Visit us at Expo West Booth #5796 Hall E

OAKLAND, CA (March 8, 2016) – Hodo Soy, the popular maker of delicious, organic tofu and yuba products, will debut its newest product, Hodo Sichuan Mapo Tofu at Expo West this week. Hailed as one of the most popular Chinese dishes, it is found on menus in Chinese restaurants around the world. Now Hodo reinterprets this classic regional dish with organic, gluten-free ingredients while preserving the authenticity of its flavor.

Hodo Sichuan Mapo Tofu is a ready-to-eat spicy tofu entrée that is a stir fry of our signature firm tofu, miso, shiitake mushrooms and a fiery mixture of chilies and Sichuan peppercorns−sought after for its heady, floral fragrance and tongue-tingling bite. As with all Hodo Soy products, Hodo Sichuan Mapo Tofu is certified organic, vegan and has minimal processing and zero additives to preserve flavor and nutrients and continues the Hodo Soy tradition of superior taste, nutrition and convenience.

“At Hodo Soy, flavor and taste drive our company mission. As consumers lean to ready-to-eat items, we wanted to offer a product that is delicious, yet easy and wholesome,” said Minh Tsai, CEO and founder of Hodo Soy. Hodo Sichuan Mapo Tofu will be available at grocery stores nationwide this spring.

Expo West attendees can sample Hodo Sichuan Mapo Tofu and other Hodo Soy products including our bestselling Thai Curry Tofu Nuggets and Sesame Yuba Noodles at Expo West Booth #5796 Hall E this week.

Since its inception in 2004, Hodo Soy has popularized tofu beyond traditional tofu-eating cultures and has gained a cult-like following among consumers with its rich, creamy, and full-flavored tofu and crowd pleasing ready-to-eat products. As consumer demand for plant-based, organic, non-GMO and gluten-free foods grows, Hodo Soy is the industry standard bearer for premium tofu. Hodo Soy is popular with foodservice institutions including Chipotle Mexican Grill and Bon Appetit Management Company, restaurant chefs and is available in fine grocery stores nationwide.
About Hodo Soy
Hodo Soy Beanery is an artisanal, organic soy company based in the San Francisco Bay Area. At Hodo Soy, our mission is to craft the highest quality tofu and create innovative and delicious tofu-based artisan foods that will forever change the way you know tofu. Our hand-crafted tofu is made from organic, non-GMO, US-grown, whole soybeans. Taste the Difference!

All of Hodo Soy products are CCOF-certified organic, non-GMO, vegan, kosher and gluten-free. Hodo Soy is on the menu of notable restaurants, universities and corporate cafeterias through our foodservice offerings. We are also an ingredient supplier to food makers and national restaurant chains. Hodo Soy is available in consumer packs for retail channels and can be found in leading specialty grocers nationwide.

# # #

Taste Hodo Soy Products At Expo West Booth #5796 Hall E
For more information, please visit http://www.hodosoy.com

Hodo Sichuan Mapo Tofu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Unit MSRP: $5.49 / 10oz
Food Service Case: 1X5lbs UPC 853404002954 21 days
Retail Case: 12x10oz UPC 853404002930 | Unit UPC: 853404002947 60 days

An Oakland Entrepreneur Is Reinventing Tofu for the Masses

February 29th, 2016
Minh Tsai is on a mission to make you think differently about tofu.
“[Tofu nuggets are] an innovative gateway,” he says of the wrinkly blobs of fried and braised tofu that are made one story below where he sits. “We want to have as many gateways as possible to get people to think about tofu as an ingredient.”
From the beginning, Tsai knew that flavor and provenance would have to be his product’s hallmarks—he wanted to make tofu good enough to eat on its own.
Hodo is uniquely poised to become synonymous with tofu quality ….

SF Magazine