THOMASVILLE, GA. — The board of directors of Flowers Foods, Inc. has declared a quarterly dividend of 16c per share, an increase of 10.3% from 14.5c per share in the same quarter last year. The dividend is payable on June 23 to shareholders of record as of June 9. The action increases the annualized dividend rate to 64c per share from 58c per share at this time last year.
|Allen L. Shiver, president and c.e.o. of Flowers Foods|