Teasdale Foods Acquires Casa Fiesta® From Bruce Foods

Jan 06, 2016, 20:00 ET from Teasdale Foods, Inc.

ATWATER, Calif., Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Teasdale Foods, Inc., ("Teasdale") announced today that it has acquired the Mexican foods business of Bruce Foods Corporation ("Bruce Foods"), which includes the Casa Fiesta®, Viva Mexico® and Mexene® brands. Since 1931, the Casa Fiesta® brand has been a widely recognized, high quality provider of authentic Mexican foods in the beans, peppers, sauces, corn products and seasonings product categories.  As part of the agreement, Bruce Foods will provide transition services to Teasdale, with the intention of fully integrating the business into Teasdale in 2016.  The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

About Bruce Foods Corporation:
Bruce Foods, founded in New Iberia, Louisiana, is one of America's leading family-owned food manufacturers.  The company will continue to maintain its sales team and corporate offices in New Iberia, and own and operate its El Paso, TX, manufacturing facility. Bruce Foods' strategic vision will focus on marinades, outdoor cooking appliances, seasonings and sauce mixes, and pancake mix, sold to the retail and food service channels under leading brands such as Cajun Injector®, Cajun King®, and Bruce's®, as well as jalapenos, green chilies and other items for the food service and industrial food channels.  All company personnel in New Iberia and El Paso will be retained.

About Teasdale Foods, Inc.:
Teasdale is a leading provider of branded and private label bean, sauces and hominy products to the retail, foodservice and wholesale channels.  Teasdale offers a full line of bean and hominy products from traditional and organic beans to its market leading white hominy, as well as ready-to-use white sauce and hollandaise.  Teasdale also offers premium, natural sauces, dips and other products.  For more than 70 years consumers have relied on Teasdale to provide the highest quality products to feed them like family.  Teasdale operates four production facilities in Atwater, CA, Hoopeston, IL, Greeley, CO and Buda, TX.  Brands include Teasdale®, D.L. Jardine's®, 7J® and Sontava!®.  For more information visit: www.teasdalefoods.com


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