Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some of our most frequently asked questions and answers. If you have a question that is not answered here, feel free to contact us.

Consumers

Are Pop Weaver microwave products gluten-free?

Yes. There is no wheat, barley, rye, or oats gluten in any Pop Weaver microwave popcorn.

Are Pop Weaver microwave products dairy-free?

No. The butter flavorings used in Pop Weaver microwave products are derived from real butter and dairy ingredients.

Are Pop Weaver microwave products made in a facility that handles nuts?

All Pop Weaver microwave products are made in a nut free facility.

Are Pop Weaver microwave kernels GMO-free?

Yes. We only use popcorn grown from non-genetically modified seed.

Are Pop Weaver microwave products whole grain?

Yes, popcorn is inherently a whole grain.

Does Pop Weaver add diacetyl to its microwave products?

Artificial diacetyl was removed from Pop Weaver microwave products in 2007.

What is the shelf life of Pop Weaver microwave products?

12 months. This means that our microwave products taste best is when it's consumed within 12 months of the production date. The 12-month shelf life is based on storage at 71℉ (22℃) and approximately 60 to 70 percent relative humidity. The "FRESHEST BEFORE" date is located on each microwave carton.

Where can I buy Pop Weaver products?

The Pop Weaver popcorn products are sold at retailers across the country. While we know to which retailers' distribution centers our products are shipped, unfortunately we do not have control over a specific store's stocking of a specific product. If you would like your favorite retailer to carry Pop Weaver popcorn products, please request they do so at the store.

Retailers

Who should I contact to inquire about Private Label capabilities?

Who should I contact to inquire about selling Pop Weaver Microwave popcorn?

How can I be assured that Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing will produce products of the highest quality and safe for consumption?

As part of our commitment to creating the best popcorn, Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing is SQF Food Safety and Quality certified by the Safe Quality Food Institute, globally recognized as the highest certification level for food quality and safety.

Can Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing produce microwave popcorn for national retailers?

Yes. Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing has the largest microwave popcorn manufacturing facility in the world. We currently produce microwave popcorn for both regional and national retailers including grocery, mass merchandise, clubs, convenience and drug stores across the United States. For more information, email inquiries@weaverpopcornmfg.com.

Can Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing produce ready-to-eat popcorn for national retailers?

Yes. Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing has state-of-the-art facilities for producing both wet and air pop ready-to-eat popcorn. We currently produce ready-to-eat popcorn for both regional and national retailers including grocery, mass merchandise, clubs, convenience and drug stores across the United States. For more information, email inquiries@weaverpopcornmfg.com.

Manufacturers

Who should I contact to inquire about Co-Packing capabilities?

How does Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing ensure all of its popcorn is GMO-free?

The popcorn Weaver Manufacturing uses is subject to an Identity Preservation Program which tracks the lifecycle of every popcorn kernel from seed development through planting, harvest, storage and processing to ensure that each lot of popcorn is free from genetic manipulation or cross contamination. The IP Program's effectiveness is verified through stringent USDA certified 3rd party laboratory testing for each crop, bin and lot of popcorn.

Does Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing have the capabilities to produce both air and wet-pop ready-to-eat popcorn as well as microwave popcorn?

Yes. We currently produce these for our national and private label brand customers.