CHELSEA, Mass., April 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Fenway Park's 100th anniversary, Red Sox fans now have the opportunity to enjoy a taste of Fenway Park at home -- just by going to their local grocer. Kayem Foods, official brand of franks and sausage of the Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park, announced a new retail licensing agreement to manufacture and distribute Kayem All Natural Sweet Italian Fenway Sausage throughout New England.
As part of the new agreement, customers can now find deliciously-seasoned Kayem Sweet Italian Fenway Sausage at their local retail markets in the fresh sausage section. Kayem Sweet Italian Fenway Sausage is All Natural and features Kayem's proprietary pork recipe with a unique blend of spices for a distinct hearty flavor. The plump and juicy sausage has no fillers and is MSG and gluten free.
"Enjoying a delicious and juicy sausage while watching the game has been a tradition here at Fenway Park for many years. Now our fans can also savor the flavor of the Fenway game day experience at home," said Sam Kennedy, Red Sox Executive Vice President/COO. "We are committed to providing Red Sox Nation with great tasting and great quality foods and we are proud to continue to build our relationship with Kayem Foods."
"We've promoted the Fenway Frank in retail locations over the past few years and customers were thrilled. Now we're excited to introduce Red Sox Nation to the new Fenway Italian Sausage which will complete the experience for people looking to support their home team, while enjoying game day food at home," said Bob Kufferman, Kayem Senior Brand Manager. "Just as long as fans have been cheering on the Sox, New Englanders have consistently relied on Kayem to deliver the best-tasting franks and sausage for their family and friends for over 100 years."
Kayem Foods, founded in 1909, is the largest meat processor in New England. Owned and operated by the same family for more than 100 years, the company manufactures Kayem Franks, the #1 brand of franks sold in New England. Best known for its Old Tyme Natural Casing franks, Kayem produces over 100 varieties of hot dogs and 300 varieties of deli meats, sausage and dinner hams under the Kayem, al fresco, Schonland's, McKenzie, Triple M, Genoa, Jordan's, Deutschmacher, Kirschner, and Essem brands. In 2009, Kayem Foods began manufacturing and distributing the iconic Fenway Franks line of hot dogs, the Official Hot Dog of the Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park. In 2010, Kayem was named the official frank and sausage of the New England Patriots and Gillette Stadium. Visit www.Facebook.com/KayemFranks or www.Kayem.com for more information.
SOURCE Kayem Foods