Profile: B&G Foods Inc (BGS)
16 Feb 2018
B&G Foods, Inc. (B&G Foods), incorporated on November 25, 1996, is a holding company. The Company manufactures, sells and distributes a portfolio of shelf-stable and frozen foods across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Its products include frozen and canned vegetables, hot cereals, fruit spreads, canned meats and beans, bagel chips, spices, seasonings, hot sauces, wine vinegar, maple syrup, molasses, salad dressings, pizza crusts, Mexican-style sauces, dry soups, taco shells and kits, salsas, pickles, peppers, tomato-based products, puffed corn and rice snacks, nut clusters and other specialty products. Its products are marketed under various brands, including Ac'cent, B&G, B&M, Baker's Joy, Bear Creek Country Kitchens, Brer Rabbit, Canoleo, Cary's, Cream of Rice, Cream of Wheat, Devonsheer, Don Pepino, Durkee, Emeril's, Grandma's, Green Giant, JJ Flats, Joan of Arc, Las Palmas, Le Sueur, MacDonald's, Mama Mary's, Maple Grove Farms of Vermont, Molly McButter, Mrs. Dash, New York Flatbreads, New York Style, Old London, Original Tings, Ortega, Pirate's Booty, Polaner, Regina, Sa-son, Sclafani, Smart Puffs, Spice Islands, Spring Tree, Static Guard, Sugar Twin, Tone's, Trappey's, TrueNorth, Underwood, Vermont Maid, Victoria, Weber and Wright's. It also sells and distributes Static Guard, a household product brand. It sells and distributes its products directly and through a network of brokers and distributors to supermarket chains, foodservice outlets, mass merchants, warehouse clubs, non-food outlets and specialty distributors.
The Company's Ortega branded products span the shelf-stable Mexican food segment, including taco shells, tortillas, seasonings, dinner kits, taco sauces, peppers, refried beans, salsas and related food products. Its Pirate Brand offers baked, trans fat free and gluten free snacks. The Maple Grove Farms of Vermont brand offers pure maple syrup, gourmet salad dressings, sugar free syrups, marinades, fruit syrups, confections, pancake mixes and organic products. The Mrs. Dash brand offers salt-free seasonings. The Cream of Wheat brand offers hot cereals in the United States. It offers Cream of Rice, a gluten-free, rice-based hot cereal. The Bear Creek Country Kitchens brand offers a line of savory pasta dishes and rice dishes. The Mama Mary's brand offers shelf-stable pizza crusts, pizza sauces and premium gourmet pepperoni slices. The Las Palmas brand offers Mexican enchilada sauce, chili sauce and various pepper products. The Polaner brand consists of an array of fruit-based spreads, as well as jarred wet spices, such as chopped garlic and oregano. The New York Style brand includes Original Bagel Crisps, Mini Bagel Crisps, Pita Chips and Panetini Italian Toast.
The Bloch & Guggenheimer (B&G) brand offers shelf-stable pickles, peppers, relishes, olives and other related specialty items. The Spring Tree brand provides pure maple syrup and sugar free syrup. The TrueNorth brand offers TrueNorth nut cluster snacks. TrueNorth varieties include almond pecan crunch, chocolate nut crunch and cashew crunch. The Ac'cent brand is a flavor enhancer for meat preparation and is used on beef, poultry, fish and vegetables. The Emeril's brand offers a line of pasta sauces, seasonings, cooking stocks, mustards and cooking sprays. The Trappey's brand offers peppers and hot sauces. The Grandma's brand of molasses offers products in over two styles, such as Grandma's Original Molasses and Grandma's Robust Molasses.
The Don Pepino and Sclafani brands include pizza and spaghetti sauces, whole and crushed tomatoes and tomato puree. The Joan of Arc brand includes a range of canned beans, including kidney, chili and other varieties. The Old London brand offers a range of flavors available in melba toasts, melba rounds and other snacks. Old London also markets specialty snacks under the Devonsheer and JJ Flats brand names. The Static Guard brand offers static elimination sprays. The Cary's brand is a brand of maple syrup in the United States. Cary's also offers sugar free syrup. The Regina brand includes vinegars and cooking wines. Regina products are used in the preparation of salad dressings, as well as in a range of recipe applications, including sauces, marinades and soups. The Baker's Joy brand is a brand of no-stick baking spray with flour. The Sugar Twin brand is a calorie free sugar substitute.
The Wright's brand is a seasoning that reproduces the flavor and aroma of pit smoking in meats, chicken and fish. Wright's is offered in three flavors: Hickory, Mesquite and Applewood. The Brer Rabbit brand offers mild and full-flavored molasses, as well as blackstrap molasses. The Sa-son brand is a flavor enhancer used for Puerto Rican and Hispanic food preparation. The product is used on beef, poultry, fish and vegetables. The brand's flavor enhancer is offered in over four flavors: Original, Coriander and Achiote, Garlic and Onion, and Tomato. The Company offers reduced sodium versions of Sa-son. The New York Flatbreads brand is a line of thin, crispy, flavorful crisp bread that is available in different toppings. The Vermont Maid brand offers maple-flavored syrup. Vermont Maid syrup is available in regular, sugar-free and sugar-free butter varieties. The Molly McButter brand offers butter-flavored sprinkles. The Canoleo brand offers an all-purpose margarine used for spreading, cooking and baking.
B&G Foods Inc
4 Gatehall Dr Ste 110
PARSIPPANY NJ 07054-4522
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-B&G Foods says amended credit agreement dated as of Oct 2, 2015
- BRIEF-B&G Foods announces pricing and upsizing of public offering of senior notes
- BRIEF-B&G Foods announces public offering of senior notes
- BRIEF-B&G Foods to appoint Bruce C. Wacha as CFO
- BRIEF-B&G Foods reports financial results for third quarter 2017