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  1. US Business News Technology Elite Award - Best Food Manufacturing & Safety Software Company 2018
    12/21/2019

    Drawing on its vast wealth of experience, over the years Focus Works has succeeded in establishing a foothold in the marketplace for food manufacturing and food safety software by becoming the “Corporate Standard” of many Blue-Chip Fortune 500 companies, such as Kellogg’s, Stauffer’s Biscuit (Animal Crackers) and others. Robert explores how far the firm has come over the years and the techniques it employs to ensure its ongoing success

  2. Lipari Foods Completes Acquisition Of Troyer Cheese
    2/20/2019

    H.I.G. Capital, LLC (“H.I.G.”), a leading global private equity investment firm with over $30 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Lipari Foods (“Lipari” or the “Company”), a leading distributor, manufacturer, and importer of perimeter-of-the-store, specialty, and branded food products, has acquired Troyer Cheese, Inc., Troyer Bros. Trucking, Ltd., and Amish Wedding Foods, Inc. (collectively, “Troyer”). Troyer, founded in 1959, is a specialty food distributor, manufacturer, and

  3. The Cheesecake Factory To Present At The Raymond James 40th Annual Institutional Investors Conference
    2/19/2019

    The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NASDAQ: CAKE)today announced that it will present at the Raymond James 40th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, Florida on March 5, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. Eastern Time. David Gordon, President, and Matthew Clark, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present on behalf of the Company. The presentation will be webcast on the Company’s website at investors.thecheesecakefactory.com. A replay of the webcast will be available for seven days

  4. Hostess Brands Kicks Off 100th Birthday ‘Sweetennial’ With Debut Of Hostess Birthday CupCakes
    2/19/2019

    Back in 1919, Hostess® began baking what has become America’s #1 cupcake. In celebration of this centennial milestone, Hostess Brands, LLC has launched Hostess® Birthday CupCakes, available for a limited-time-only as part of its annual CupCake Craze retail program 

  5. The Safe + Fair Food Company Introduces New Gluten Free, Allergy Friendly Granola
    2/12/2019

    The Safe + Fair Food Company announces its first product line – granola— that is free from all the top-eight allergens, as well as being gluten free and vegan

  6. Corner Bakery Introduces Fresh, Vibrant, Inspired Dishes
    2/12/2019

    Corner Bakery is kicking off 2019 with new bold flavors, perfectly crafted straight from the kitchen. Using the freshest ingredients, Corner Bakery guests can enjoy quality food that fits within their lifestyle, convenient to their schedules

  7. Insomnia Cookies Brings Back Fan Favorites For Valentine’s Day
    2/8/2019

    Insomnia Cookies is bringing back two fan favorites just in time for Valentine’s Day! The Red Velvet cookie and Heart Shaped Cookie Cake are back on the menu for a limited time as a tasty alternative to the outdated bouquet and candy pairing 

  8. Cargill’s Newest Palm Oil Shortening Gives Bakers A Smoother, Creamier, More Temperature Tolerant Option
    2/6/2019

    Bakery producers who create those tempting cookies, pies and donuts know that finding a single shortening that meets the range of challenges they face can be difficult. Cargill’s newest palm shortening line, PalmAgility™ is designed to fill that gap

  9. Halo Top Unveils New Snackable Mini Ice Cream Bars – Halo Top Pops – At Just 50-60 Calories
    2/5/2019

    Halo Top Creamery is thrilled to introduce Halo Top Pops—snackable mini ice cream pops that come in four delicious flavor options packed six to a box. Halo Top Pops contain 50-60 calories per pop and are easy on the sugar, giving fans the same Halo Top® they know and love—only now with 100% more stick 

  10. C.H. Guenther & Son Acquires Wback
    2/4/2019

    C.H. Guenther & Son LLC (CHG) today announced it has acquired Wback GmbH (Wback). Headquartered in Bönen, Germany, Wback is one of the most modern large-scale bakeries for soft rolls in Europe. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2003, Wback supplies leading quick-service restaurants (QSRs) and food retailers from its two state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Bönen and Leipheim, Germany. The business will continue to operate under the Wback brand with