B+G Foods: Acquires Farmwise LLC

Parsippany / NJ. (bgs) B+G Foods Inc. announced that effective immediately it has acquired Farmwise LLC, based in Wellesley, Massachusetts. «We are excited to increase our great tasting, plant-based product offerings with the acquisition of Farmwise,» stated Jordan Greenberg, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of B+G Foods. «Dave and Cristina Peters, the founders of Farmwise, have done a tremendous job developing delicious, plant-based products, that both parents and children love. We look forward to further supporting the Farmwise brand in the natural channel while also introducing items that Farmwise has developed into new, innovative product offerings for our Green Giant brand.» B+G Foods funded the acquisition with cash on hand.

Farmwise LLC was founded with a mission of developing healthier alternatives to some of America’s favorite foods without compromising on taste. Farmwise’s «Veggie Fries», «Veggie Tots» and «Veggie Rings» are vegan, Non-GMO Project Verified and free of the top 8 allergens including gluten, wheat, soy, dairy, tree nuts and peanuts. Farmwise products are found in supermarkets across the United States.