Profile: Flowers Foods Inc (FLO.N)
25 Apr 2017
Flowers Foods, Inc., incorporated on October 19, 2000, is a producer and marketer of packaged bakery products. The Company operates in two segments: direct-store-delivery segment (DSD Segment) and warehouse delivery segment (Warehouse Segment). The DSD segment produces fresh breads, buns, rolls, tortillas and snack cakes sold primarily by a network of independent distributors to retail and foodservice customers in the areas of the United States: East, South, Southwest, California, and select markets in the Midwest, Pacific Northwest, Nevada, and Colorado. The Warehouse Segment produces snack cakes, breads and rolls that are shipped both fresh and frozen to national retail, foodservice, vending, and co-pack customers through their warehouse channels. The Warehouse Segment supplies national and regional restaurants, institutions and foodservice distributors, and retail in-store bakeries with breads and rolls.
The Company sells packaged bakery products to wholesale distributors for ultimate sale to a range of food outlets. It sells packaged snack cakes primarily to customers distributing the product nationwide through multiple channels of distribution, including mass merchandisers, supermarkets, vending outlets and convenience stores. The Company's products are available to consumers through traditional supermarkets, foodservice distributors, convenience stores, mass merchandisers, club stores, wholesalers, casual dining and quick-serve restaurants, schools, hospitals, dollar stores, and vending machines. DSD Segment brands include Nature's Own, Wonder, Cobblestone Bread Company, Tastykake and Dave's Killer Bread. The Warehouse Segment produces fresh snack cakes and frozen breads and rolls. The Warehouse Segment brands include Mrs. Freshley's, Alpine Valley Bread, and European Bakers.
The Company competes with Bimbo Bakeries USA, Flowers Foods, Inc. and Campbell Soup Company.
Flowers Foods Inc
1919 Flowers Cir
THOMASVILLE GA 31757-1137