PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 14, 2014--
B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) announced today that its Board of Directors
has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per share of
common stock. The dividend is payable on January 30, 2015 to
shareholders of record as of December 31, 2014. At the closing market
price of the common stock on October 14, 2014, the current dividend
represents an annualized yield of 4.7%. This is the 41st
consecutive quarterly dividend declared by the Board of Directors since
B&G Foods’ initial public offering in October 2004.
About B&G Foods, Inc.
B&G Foods and its subsidiaries manufacture, sell and distribute a
diversified portfolio of high-quality, branded shelf-stable foods across
the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Based in Parsippany,
New Jersey, B&G Foods’ products are marketed under many recognized
brands, including Ac’cent, B&G, B&M, Baker’s Joy,
Bear Creek Country Kitchens, Brer Rabbit, Canoleo,
Cary’s, Cream of Rice, Cream of Wheat, Devonsheer,
Don Pepino, Emeril’s, Grandma’s Molasses, JJ Flats,
Joan of Arc, Las Palmas, MacDonald’s,
Maple Grove Farms, Molly McButter, Mrs. Dash,
New York Flatbreads, New York Style, Old London,
Original Tings, Ortega, Pirate’s Booty, Polaner,
Red Devil, Regina, Rickland Orchards, Sa-són,
Sclafani, Smart Puffs, Spring Tree, Sugar
Twin, Trappey’s, TrueNorth, Underwood, Vermont Maid
and Wright’s. B&G Foods also sells and distributes two branded
household products, Static Guard and Kleen Guard.
Source: B&G Foods, Inc.
Don Duffy, 866-211-8151
Matt Lindberg, 203-682-8214