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About Us

From humble beginnings, we’ve grown into a multibillion dollar company with more than 50 brands and one purpose: Delicious food from our family to yours.

Meals and snacks made using B&G Foods brands are spread on a table.

Our Company

Everything we do is about making sure you get great-tasting, high-quality foods that you can feel good about feeding your family.


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Our Story

Bloch & Guggenheimer and the B&G® brand were founded in 1889 by the Bloch and Guggenheimer families, immigrants who came to America seeking a better life. They began by selling pickles in the streets of Manhattan and the B&G brand continued to grow over the years because the Bloch and Guggenheimer families steadfastly placed the quality of their products above all else. The B&G brand formed the nucleus of B&G Foods when it was founded in 1996.

Today, our family of brands includes more than 50 well-known and loved brands that we offer throughout the United States, Canada and internationally and our commitment to food safety and quality remains our number one priority.


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Cream of Wheat, Mrs. Dash, Green Giant, Pirate's Booty and Ortega packages are laid on a table.

Our Brands

Throughout the years, we've built a diverse family of brands that includes a variety of products, from spices to snacks. 

Today, we offer more than 50 brands you know and love.


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125+ years in business
50+ iconic brands
2000+ employees
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Corporate Social Responsibility

As a food company, we're passionate about supporting and giving back to the communities in which we live and work. We donate food, provide financial and other support, and strive to limit our impact on the environment. 

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