Profile: Seneca Foods Corp (SENEA.O)
28 Mar 2017
Seneca Foods Corporation, incorporated on August 17, 1949, is a provider of packaged fruits and vegetables. The Company manages its business through two segments: packaging and sale of fruits and vegetables, and packaging and sale of chip products. Its product offerings include canned fruits and vegetables, frozen vegetables and other food products, frozen and bottled produce, and snack chips. Its products are sold under private label, as well as national and regional brands that the Company owns or licenses, including Seneca, Libby's, Green Valley, Aunt Nellie's, READ, Cherryman and Seneca Farms. The Company packs Green Giant, Le Sueur and other brands of canned vegetables, as well as select Green Giant frozen vegetables for B&G Foods North America (B&G) under a contract packing agreement. Its two segments constitute the food operation. The non-food operation is primarily related to the sale of cans and ends, and the Company's trucking and aircraft operations.
The Company's products are sold by grocery outlets, including supermarkets, mass merchandisers, limited assortment stores, club stores and dollar stores. Additionally, its products are sold to food service distributors, industrial markets, other food packagers and export customers in approximately 90 countries and federal, state and local governments for school and other feeding programs. Its food packaging operations are primarily supported by plant locations in New York, California, Michigan, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Washington, Idaho, Illinois, and Minnesota. As of March 31, 2016, the Company's facilities consisted of 23 packaging plants located throughout the United States, three can manufacturing plants, two seed packaging operations, a farming operation and a logistical support network. The Company also maintains warehouses, which are located adjacent to its packaging plants.
Seneca Foods Corp
3736 S Main St
MARION NY 14505-9751