Profile: Snyder's-Lance Inc (LNCE.O)
16 Mar 2018
Snyder's-Lance, Inc., incorporated on December 14, 1926, is a snack food company. The Company is engaged in the manufacturing, distribution, marketing and sale of snack food products. The Company's products include pretzels, sandwich crackers, kettle cooked chips, pretzel crackers, cookies, potato chips, tortilla chips, restaurant style crackers, popcorn, nuts and other salty snacks. Its products are packaged in various single-serve, multi-pack, family-size and party-size configurations. Its branded products are principally sold under various names owned by the Company. The Company also sells Partner brand products, which consist of third-party branded products that it sells to its independent business owners (IBO) through its national direct-store-delivery distribution network (DSD network). In addition, the Company contracts with other branded food manufacturers to produce their products and periodically sell certain semi-finished goods to other manufacturers. The Company has operations in North America and Europe.
The Company owns various names for use with its Branded products, including Snyder's of Hanover; Lance; Cape Cod; Snack Factory Pretzel Crisps; Pop Secret; Emerald; Kettle Brand; KETTLE Chips, and Late July (collectively, Core brands). Its brands also include Metcalfe's skinny; Tom's; Archway; Jays; Stella D'oro; Eatsmart Snacks; Krunchers!, and O-Ke-Doke (collectively, Allied brands), as well as a range of other marks and designs. The Company distributes snack food products throughout the United States using its DSD network. The Company also ships products directly to third-party distributors. Through its direct distribution network, the Company distributes products directly to retail customers or to third-party distributors using freight carriers or its own transportation fleet. Through its DSD network, the Company sells its Branded and Partner brand products to IBOs that, in turn, sell to grocery/mass merchandisers, club stores, discount stores, convenience stores, food service establishments and various other retail customers, including drug stores, schools, military and government facilities and up and down the street outlets, such as recreational facilities, offices and other independent retailers. In addition, the Company sells its Branded products directly to retail customers and third-party distributors, both in the United States and abroad.
13515 Ballantyne Corporate Pl
CHARLOTTE NC 28277-2706
Company Web Links
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