Tropical Nut & Fruit wants to pass out handfuls of tropical flavors. The company manufactures and sells more than 50 varieties of packaged roasted nuts, seeds, and snack mixes, more than 3,000 items in all. It also distributes baking ingredients, pastas, jelly beans, dried fruit, grains, cereals, and spices and seasonings. The company operates four Nut House retail outlet stores in Georgia, North Carolina, Ohio, and Tennessee. The company's customers include grocery stores, specialty stores, bakeries, ice cream and coffee shops, and foodservice operators. Tropical Nut & Fruit was founded by Jerry York and Garland Williamson in 1977.