Cool Stuff Being Made: J&J Frozen Desserts

Is it the season for Italian ices yet? Perhaps not so much on the consumption end, but production is well under way at Mia Products, a frozen dessert manufacturer in Moosic, Pennsylvania. In this week’s “Cool Stuff Being Made” we get a selection of their J&J Frozen Desserts — watermelon and lime. Frozen at 40 below.

Mia belongs to the J&J Snack Foods Corp. family of companies. From the corporate profile:

J&J Snack Foods Corp. is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of an expanding variety of nutritional, popularly priced, branded niche snack foods and beverages for the food service and retail supermarket industries. The Company is listed on the NASDAQ exchange as “JJSF”, and serves both national and international markets.

Our growing portfolio of products includes frozen soft pretzels under SUPERPRETZEL®, Pretzel Fillers® and other brand names; ICEE® frozen beverages; LUIGI’S® Real Italian Ice, Whole Fruit®; frozen juice bars under the Minute Maid®, Barq’s®, SHAPE UPS® and CHILL® brand names; TIO PEPE’S® churros; The Funnel Cake Factory® funnel cakes; and cookies under the Mrs. GoodCookie® and CAMDEN CREEK® brands.

Snacks? There’s a meal in there. And, Mia is certified organic.

Thanks to T.J. Couzens, general manager, for the tour, and to Pennsylvania Cable Network for the video footage.

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