Company Profiles

Company and Plant Profiles from Baking & Snack

Fast and flexible baking
Hearthside’s McComb, OH, facility is not only the largest privately owned bakery in North America but perhaps also one of the most nimble ones in the industry.
Rudis built for organic growth
Rudi’s Organic Bakery continues to automate while preserving an Old World process.
The best for today and beyond
Papa Pita’s new $50 million bakery comes with all the bells and whistles to create affordable, healthful new products.
A Perfect 10
Papa Pita’s winning formula involves creating ‘healthy made delicious’ products at affordable, everyday low prices.
Keeping the bread shelf full
Papa Pita saves on distribution costs.
How ACE Bakery ensures a state-of-the-artisan future
The company’s new facility at Gaffney, SC, uses best-in-class technology to serve growing US demand.
Artisan at heart always
ACE Bakery takes care to keep its product consistent no matter which facility bakes them.
A brand to hang your hat on
Baker’s Pride took care to develop its Flint Hills brand.
Pride and Potential
Breaking into large-scale donut production, the Burlington, IA-based company aims to become the biggest little bakery in town.
Baking breads on Jefferson Street
Baker’s Pride, Burlington, IA, also wants to build its breadmaking business at its Jefferson Street plant.
Once on the line always on the line
President of the Burlington, IA-based company remembers his roots.
Thriving by baking better buns for better burgers
Liscio’s Italian Bakery builds business with “Philly bread” and signature rolls that fit foodservice’s hottest trend.
Made the Euro-bake way
Lantmännen Unibake USA discovers a cool way create its distinctive artisan breads and rolls.
UK and the big cheese
Domino’s Pizza Group in the UK enjoys master franchisee status.
World of favorite pizzas
Pizza toppings express a country’s culture.
First of its kind pizza production
UK’s Domino’s Pizza Group relies on total automation to produce fresh pizza dough balls for its franchisees.
New Twists On Pretzels
Versatile pretzel lines create customized products.
A Constantly Diversifying Company
J&J Snack Foods expands its portfolio to meet consumer trends.
Master of Convenience
J&J Snack Foods expands its reach by buying and repairing beaten-down niche businesses to bolster its dominant share of the grab-and-go market.
Schwebels quiet leader
Paul Schwebel takes up the mantle of the bakery’s presidency.
Schwebels quality steeped in tradition
How Schwebel Baking sets the standard when it comes to baking quality bread, buns and rolls.
Gold Standard means green for Arbor Investments
A private equity firm partners with the bakery’s management team to expand its business.
Gold Standard seizes the day
With its new production line, the company now produces 10 million croissants a week with room to grow and better serve its customers.
Gifco revs up flatbread production
Gifco invests in automation to produce a wide variety of hand-stretched specialty and mainstream flatbreads.
Gifco revs up flatbread production
Gifco invests in automation to produce a wide variety of hand-stretched specialty and mainstream flatbreads.