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SoFi Stadium Names Melissa’s as it’s Official Produce Partner

Known for the Finest Quality Fruits and Vegetables, Melissa’s will Play

a Key Role in SoFi Stadium’s Culinary Program

LOS ANGELES (October 28, 2021) – SoFi Stadium, home of the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers, partnered with Melissa’s / World Variety Produce, Inc., in a multi-year agreement that brings fresh fruits and vegetables to SoFi Stadium’s culinary program. The agreement also extends across American Airlines Plaza and YouTube Theater.

“Melissa’s is known for its high-quality fruits and vegetables. Through our partnership, the chefs at SoFi Stadium have access to exceptional ingredients, providing the building blocks to execute the culinary experience we created for our guests,” said Jason Gannon, managing director, SoFi Stadium and Hollywood Park.

Melissa’s offerings, which include fruits, vegetables, herbs, and fresh-pressed juices, will become a dynamic part of the culinary experience throughout the stadium. Melissa’s seasonal items will be incorporated into the club, suite and catering menus throughout the stadium and enhance the recipes created for the LA Eats and SoFi Stadium bar programs.

“Melissa’s will provide SoFi Stadium with the freshest, most flavorful and unique produce finds throughout the seasons, featuring a curated selection of over 1,500 different varieties at any given time.” said Sharon Hernandez, co-owner of Melissa’s. “It’s essential to have a wide variety of high-quality ingredients to support SoFi Stadium’s diverse culinary offerings.” 

As a key player at the intersection of food and sports, Melissa’s has been elevating the food scene across the U.S. for four decades. Melissa’s products and services are sought out by a wide range of culinary professionals, from Michelin-starred chefs to foodies and home chefs alike, seeking the very best in sustainability, seasonality, quality and flavor.

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