2007 Top 100: Corporate Profiles 51-100

The 2007 top 100 food and beverage processing companies in the U.S. and Canada are profiled in this annual feature. Find company contact information, major brands, key executives and main product areas.

6 of 6 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 > View on one page

Brands: Coleman Natural, Coleman Organic, Coleman All Natural Deli, Rocky the Range Chicken, Rocky Jr., Rosie the Organic Chicken, Hans' All Natural, Hans' Organic, Kings Delight, Clux Delux, Lake Lanier Farms, Anchor Bar, Executive Chef, Snowball

Major Product Areas: Fresh and frozen beef, poultry, pork, lamb and bison; cooked and prepared meat products

94. John B. Sanfilippo and Son Inc.

2299 Busse Rd., Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Phone: 847-593-2300; www.jbssinc.com

Executives: CEO: Jeffrey Sanfilippo; CFO and Group Pres.: Michael Valentine; COO/Pres.: Jasper Brian Sanfilippo; Chief Information Officer: James Valentine; VP-Finance: William Pokrajac; Controller: Herbert Marros; Director of Accounting: Frank Pellegrino

Brands: Fisher, Evon's, Flavor Tree, Sunshine Country, Texas Pride, Tom Scott

Major Product Areas: Raw and processed nuts

95. Gorton's Inc.

128 Rogers St., Gloucester, MA 01930
Phone: 978-283-3000; Fax: 978-281-8295; www.gortons.com

Executives: Pres/CEO: Steve Warhover

Brands: Gorton's

Major Product Areas: Seafood

96. J and J Snack Foods Corp.

6000 Central Highway, Pennsauken, NJ 08109
Phone: 856-665-9533; Fax: 856-665-6718; www.jjsnack.com

Executives: Chrmn, Pres/CEO: Gerald B. Shreiber; SVP, CFO, Secretary, Treasurer: Dennis G. Moore; Icee Pres: Daniel Fachner; COO and SVP-Sales: Robert M. Radano; EVP, CMO: Vincent A. Melchiorre; SVP-Marketing: Michael Karaban

Subsidiaries, Divisions: Mia Products, the Icee Co., Icee de Mexico S.A. de C.V., Pretzels Inc., Country Home Bakers Inc.

Brands: Superpretzel, Pretzel Fillers, Pretzelfils, Gourmet Twists, Mr. Twister, Soft Pretzel Bites, Softstix, Soft Pretzel Buns, Hot Knots, Dutch Twist, Texas Twist, Sandwich Twist, Cinnapretzel, Seriously Twisted!, Barq's, Icee, Luigi's, Arctic Blast, Minute Maid Juice Bars and soft frozen lemonade, Shape Ups, Chill, Mama Tish's, Tio Pepe's, Mrs. Goodcookie, Baker's Best, Camden Creek Bakery, Readi-bake, Country Home, Pretzel Cookie; Icee Peak, Slush Puppy, Java Freeze, California Natural, Funnel Cake Factory, Airpopt

Major Product Areas: Soft pretzels, frozen juice bars and frozen beverages, bakery

97. ASG Consolidated LLC (dba American Seafoods Group)

2025 1st Ave., Ste 900, Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: 206-374-1515; Fax: 206-374-1516; www.americanseafoods.com

Executives: Chrmn and CEO: Bernt O. Bodal; CFO: Brad D. Bodenman; VP-Fin. and Corp. Dev.: Amy Humphreys; Gen. Counsel: Matthew D. Latimer; Pres, Am. Seafoods Co.: Inge Andreassen; Pres., Am.Seafoods Intl: John Cummings

Subsidiaries, Divisions: Southern Pride Catfish LLC, American Seafoods International LLC, American Seafoods Company LLC

Brands: American Pride, Frionor, Southern Pride

Major Product Areas: Frozen and processed seafood

98. Pierre Foods Inc.

9990 Princeton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45246
Phone: 800-969-2747; www.pierrefoods.com

Executives: Chrmn, Pres/CEO: Norbert E. Woodhams; SVP-Sales and Mktg: Robert C. Naylor; CFO: Joseph W. Meyers

Brands: Pierre

Major Product Areas: Beef, pork, poultry and bakery products

99. B and G Foods Inc.

4 Gatehall Dr., Ste. 110, Parsippany, NJ 07054   
Phone: 973-401-6500; Fax: 973-364-1037; www.bgfoods.com

Executives: Pres/CEO: David L. Wenner; EVP-Fin and CFO: Robert C. Cantwell; EVP-Mktg and Strategic Planning: Albert J. Soricelli Jr.

Brands: B and G, Trappey, Ac'cent, Emeril's, Underwood, Ortega, Polaner, Grandma's, Brer Rabbit, Joan of Arc, Vermont Maid, Maple Grove Farms, Wright's, Sa'son, Las Palmas, Ortega, Regina, B and M

Major Product Areas: Shelf-stable Mexican foods, toppings, condiments, flavor enhancers, baked beans, meat spreads

100 (tie). Ruiz Foods Inc.

501 S. Alta, Dinuba, CA 93618
Phone: 559-591-5510; www.elmonterey.com

Executives: Chrmn: Fred Ruiz; Vice Chrmn: Kim Ruiz Beck; Pres/COO: Bryce Ruiz; SVP-Sales: Mark Hannay

Brands: El Monterey

Major Product Areas: Mexican foods

100 (tie). Ventura Foods LLC

40 Pointe Drive, Brea, CA 92821
Phone: 714-257-3700

Executives: Pres/CEO: Richard Mazer; EVP-Sales and Mktg: Tom McCarley; EVP-Operations: Jim Stangl; EVP and CFO: Craig Moore; SVP-Industrial Sales: Frank Stynes; SVP-Prod. Dev.: Kelly Brintle

Parent Firm: Joint venture between CHS Inc. and Mitsui and Co. Ltd.

Brands: Chef's Pride, Churn Spread, Dean dips, Gold-n-Sweet, Hidden Valley, Lou Ana, Marie's, Mel Fry Free, Pride of Life, SunGlow, Ventura Classic

Major Product Areas: Oils, spread, sauces, dips, salad dressing

6 of 6 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 > View on one page
Show Comments
Hide Comments

Join the discussion

We welcome your thoughtful comments.
All comments will display your user name.

Want to participate in the discussion?

Register for free

Log in for complete access.


No one has commented on this page yet.

RSS feed for comments on this page | RSS feed for all comments