PICO RIVERA, CALIF. — BakeMark has acquired the brand and product portfolio of Best Brands from CSM Bakery Solutions. The line includes bakery mixes, fillings, icings and frozen bakery products.
BakeMark said Best Brands will join its other brands, including Westco, BakeSense, BakeQwik, Trigal Dorado, C’est Vivant and Sprinkelina.
“The Best Brands line offers a rich history of great performing products across multiple categories that meet the needs of today’s bakers,” said Jim Parker, president and chief executive officer of BakeMark. “We are excited to integrate another industry-leading brand into BakeMark’s portfolio of brands, and even more excited at the growth opportunities it will deliver to our customers. This acquisition supports our ongoing efforts to create value for our customers and build our brands and markets in the coming years.”
BakeMark manufactures and distributes bakery ingredients, products and supplies throughout the world across all industry channels. The company operates through 3 manufacturing plants and 25 distribution centers located across North America.The transaction comes a month after BakeMark was acquired by Pamplona Capital Management from CSM Bakery Solutions in mid-August.