Mt. Sterling, Ill - Dot Foods, the nation's largest food redistributor, is proud to announce the expansion of their snack offering through a partnership with Clif Bar & Company to carry a full range of products, including CLIF® Bar energy bar,LUNA®, The Whole Nutrition Bar for Women®; CLIF Kid®, Nourishing Kids in Motion®; and CLIF SHOT® Hydration Drink. Dot will begin shipment of Clif Bar's snack and drink options on August 12, 2013.

"We're very excited about this partnership with Clif Bar. Their products have a great reputation of quality and their arrival to our lineup is highly anticipated," said Eric Peters, senior business development manager at Dot Foods.

Committed to creating delicious, nutritious food made in a way that respects and protects the places where people live, work and play; Clif uses organic ingredients in all of its products. In addition to using high quality ingredients, Clif Bar & Company does not use trans-fat, partially-hydrogenated oils, high fructose corn syrup, artificial flavors, synthetic preservatives or ingredients sourced from genetically-modified organisms.

 "We are excited to begin this relationship with Dot." said Karin Thrift, director of sales at Clif Bar. "It will allow our existing distributors to have easy access to our products as well as giving us access to smaller distributors."

About Clif Bar & Company

Clif Bar & Company is a leading maker of nutritious and organic foods and drinks, including CLIF® Bar energy bar, LUNA®, The Whole Nutrition Bar for Women®; and CLIF Kid®, Nourishing Kids in Motion®.  Focused on sports nutrition and snacks for adventure, the family and employee-owned company is committed to sustaining its people, brands, business, community and planet. For more information on Clif Bar & Company, please visit www.clifbar.com, check out our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/clifbar and follow us on Twitter at: www.twitter.com/clifbar.

About Dot Foods

Dot Foods and Dot Transportation continue to experience exceptional growth and are hiring in record numbers. Both companies are looking to fill several positions for full and part-time drivers and warehouse personnel in all eight locations. To learn more about careers at Dot Foods, visit www.dotfoods.com/careers and follow @DotFoodsCareers on Twitter.

Dot Foods Inc. carries 105,000 products from 650 food industry manufacturers and is the largest food redistributor in the United States. Dot Foods distributes foodservice, convenience, retail and vending food products to distributors in all 50 states. Dot Foods operates eight distribution centers in: Modesto, Calif.; Vidalia, Ga.; Burley, Idaho; Mt. Sterling, Ill.; Cambridge City, Ind.; Williamsport, Md.; Liverpool, N.Y.; and Ardmore, Okla. For information, visit www.dotfoods.com.