SunOpta Inc. sources, processes, packages, and markets natural, organic, and specialty food products in the United States, Canada, Europe, China, and Ethiopia. Its Global Ingredients segment offers identity preserved, non-genetically modified (non-GMO), and organic seeds and grains, including soy, corn, and sunflower; seed and grain-based animal feed, and pet food products; and organic fruit- and vegetable-based raw materials and ingredients, sweeteners, cocoa, coffees, ancient grains, nuts, seeds and pulses, and other organic food products. This segment also engages in the grain milling for corn, coffee and sesame seed processing, and dry and oil roasting and packaging activities; and provision of seed and grain conditioning services, and specialty organic functional ingredients, as well as liquid and dried format seed, grain, and cocoa-based ingredients. The company’s Consumer Products segment offers aseptic beverages, such as soy, almond, rice, coconut, sunflower, and other non-dairy and alternative beverages; and baby food, puddings, sauces, fruits, vegetables, and protein based snacks in organic and conventional re-sealable pouch products. This segment also offers organic and conventional beverage products comprising shelf stable and refrigerated juices, specialty beverages, vitamin and electrolyte waters, and energy drinks; nutritious snacks; natural and organic frozen fruits and vegetables; and specialty fruit toppings and bases. Its Opta Minerals segment produces, manufactures, distributes, and recycles industrial minerals, silica-free abrasives, specialty sands, and other products and services to foundry, steel, loose abrasive cleaning, roofing granule, marine/bridge cleaning, waterjet cutting, municipal, recreational, and industrial water filtration industries. The company was formerly known as Stake Technology Ltd. and changed its name to SunOpta Inc. in October 2003. SunOpta Inc. was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Brampton, Canada.