Flowers Foods Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Flowers Foods.

Results 1 - 20 of 41 in Flowers Foods

  1. Scout lands Nature's Own, Wonder and Cobblestone Bread accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Business Journal

    Flowers Foods Inc. hired Scout as its agency of record for its Nature's Own, Cobblestone Bread Co., and Wonder bakery brands. Scout will handle all marketing services for Flowers Foods' bread brands.


  2. Cinnabon, Mrs. Freshley's debut two new snack cakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Business Journal

    Thomasville, Ga.-based Mrs. Freshley's, a unit of Flowers Foods Inc. , on Monday launched two new snacks featuring Atlanta-based Cinnabon Inc.'s cinnamon. Mrs. Freshley's Cinnamon Twirls and Mini Donuts made with Cinnabon cinnamon, started selling March 2 at supermarkets, convenience stores and vending machines.


  3. Flowers Foods acquires Roman Meal trademarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

    Flowers Foods Inc., Thomasville, GA, has acquired the Roman Meal trademark for breads and buns in the United States and its territories and in Mexico, Canada, Bermuda and the Bahamas from Roman Meal Co. in Tacoma, WA.


  4. Flowers Foods Announces Retirement of Executive VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | WCTV Tallahassee

    THOMASVILLE, Ga.-Flowers Foods, Inc., the second-largest producer and marketer of packaged bakery foods in the United States, today announced that Gene D. Lord, executive vice president, will be retiring on April 24, 2015, after almost 50 years of service. "Gene has been a valued member of Flowers Foods' executive team for many years, and a driving force behind many of our company's key growth campaigns," commented Allen L. Shiver, Flowers Foods' president and chief executive officer.


  5. Flowers Foods - Fully Valued Despite Stability, Slow Growth And Stable MarginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... for shares to trade higher, while a potential increase in interest rates leaves shares relatively vulnerable. Flowers Foods' (NYSE: FLO ) shares have risen to fresh highs following the margin expansion reported for the fourth quarter, as the company ...


  6. Food industry quotes of the week: Mondelez, Kellogg, AmiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 |

    ... continue to monitor the landscape for acquisitions that will complement and enhance our overall business" - Flowers Foods president and CEO Allen Shiver says it remains vigilant for M&A opportunities despite posting lower full-year sales and ...


  7. Flowers Foods' (FLO) CEO Allen Shiver on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Welcome to the Flowers Foods Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2014 Earnings Conference Call. My name is Paulette, and I will be your operator for today's call.


  8. Flowers Foods, Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2014Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    /PRNewswire/ -- Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO), the nation's second-largest producer and marketer of fresh packaged bakery foods, today reported results for its 13-week fourth quarter and 53-week fiscal year ended For the 13-week fourth quarter of ...


  9. Flowers Foods (FLO) Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call WebcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    The following audio is from a conference call that will begin on February 12, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET. The audio will stream live while the call is active, and can be replayed upon its completion.


  10. Voluntary Recall: Allergy Alert for English Muffins from Market BasketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 |

    ... Hampshire. The closest Market Basket to Framingham is on Route 126 in Ashland. The recall was initiated after Flowers Foods discovered that product containing milk was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of milk. Flowers has ...


  11. Flowers Foods Issues Allergy Alert and Voluntary Recall on Market...Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | US Food and Drug Administration

    January 30, 2015 - Thomasville, GA - Flowers Foods is voluntarily recalling Market Basket Fork Split 6 count Original English Muffins with the UPC code 0 49705 82137 4 and best by dates of November 27, 2014 through February 6, 2015 because they contain undeclared milk. People who have allergies to dairy products run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.


  12. Flowers Foods announces transition in manufacturing leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

    ... support, has been named senior vice president and chief manufacturing officer. "During his 47-year career with Flowers Foods, Mike has been instrumental in creating a network of bakeries that - while maintaining high standards of baking and quality ...


  13. Is Flowers Foods a Good Investment Despite a Declining Business?Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 |

    Flowers Foods announced a 3.3% decline in third quarter 2014 sales of $849.4 million compared to sales of $878.5 million during the same period last year. The company also lowered its full-year 2014 sales guidance in $3.75 billion to $3.77 billion range.


  14. BEMA Winter Summit/BakingTech 2015 previewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

    ... Hall of Fame Reception at 7:30 a.m. This year's inductees are George Deese, executive chairman of the board, Flowers Foods, Thomasville, GA; Don Dubois, a former instructor at the American Institute of Baking, Manhattan, KS; Kermit "Kit" and Pete ...


  15. Flowers Foods officer exercise stock optionsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 |

    Flowers Foods, Inc. said that Allen L. Shiver, president and chief executive officer, and Stephen R. Avera, executive vice president, secretary, and general counsel, have exercised stock options this week. Shiver exercised options for 82,125 shares in a transaction with the company.


  16. NASDAQ Dividend Achievers SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 |

    Flowers Foods sells bread and cake products under the Nature's Own, Wonder, Cobblestone, and Tastykake brands, among others. The company has a market cap of $3.9 billion and a dividend yield of about 2.9%.


  17. Flowers Foods: End-Market Opportunity, Smart Strategies, And Cost Cutting Can Help It ImproveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    Flowers Foods performance in 2014 has left a lot to be desired. The company's shares have declined 13%, as it has struggled so far this year on the back of a decline in cake volumes.


  18. Bakery Company Aryzta: Forging Crumbs Into An International Bread BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... acquisitions have made Aryzta amongst the largest bakery companies in the world and significantly larger than Flowers Foods (NYSE: FLO ) for example. Because the company is in almost constant acquisition mode, it reported a lot one-time costs ...


  19. Why Holding On To Flowers Foods Is Not The Right IdeaRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 |

    Flowers Foods is a producer of bakery products in the U.S. and has been doing well for quite some time now. Its focus on expanding its business through acquisitions seems to be bearing fruit.


  20. Flowers Foods' executive chairman to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

    Flowers Foods Inc., Thomasville, GA, recently announced that, consistent with the management succession plan established by its board of directors five years ago, George E. Deese, age 68, will retire as executive chairman of the board at the end of 2014. He will become nonexecutive chairman of the board and continue to be involved in the strategic direction of the company.