Welcome to Hines Nut Company

• A mature peanut plant produces about 40 pods that then grow into peanuts.       • Peanuts account for two-thirds of all snack nuts consumed in the USA.       • Americans consume on average over 1.5 billion pounds of peanut butter and peanut products each year.       • There are four types of peanuts grown in the USA — Runner, Virginia, Spanish and Valencia.       • The peanut is not a nut, but a legume related to beans and lentils.       • The peanut growth cycle from planting to harvest is 120 to 160 days or about five months.       • Americans spend almost $800 million a year on peanut butter.       • Peanuts contribute more than $4 billion to the USA economy each year.       • Peanuts have more protein, niacin, folate and phytosterols than any nut.       • Peanuts flower above ground and then migrate underground to reach maturity.      

About Hines Nut Company

Hines Nut Company is a major supplier of edible tree nuts and peanuts to grocery chains and wholesale grocers throughout the U.S. We import nuts and dried fruits, and export pecans and mixed nuts. We are capable of providing any volume of these items in various merchantable fashions.

Our experience goes back 5 generations and over 80 years. We are located in Dallas, Texas, which is opportune for both supply and distribution. We take great pride in our business and deliver the best available products to our customers.