Virginia and Spanish Peanut Company http://ripr.org en Providence Peanut Company has been Pleasing Taste Buds for a Century http://ripr.org/post/providence-peanut-company-has-been-pleasing-taste-buds-century <p>Lt. Governor Elizabeth Roberts is holding a birthday part of sorts Wednesday for a Providence peanut company that’s celebrating its 100<sup>th</sup> anniversary.</p><p>The Virginia and Spanish Peanut Company was founded 100 years ago this summer by Peter Kaloostian, an Armenian immigrant.&nbsp; The company roasts, packages and distributes peanuts, nuts and dried fruit to a wide variety of bakeries, confectioners and supermarkets throughout New England.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 18:26:46 +0000 Flo Jonic 18194 at http://ripr.org Providence Peanut Company has been Pleasing Taste Buds for a Century