PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 20, 2015--
B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) announced today that its Board of Directors
has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per share of
common stock. The dividend is payable on February 1, 2016 to
shareholders of record as of December 31, 2015.
At the closing market price of the common stock on October 20, 2015, the
current dividend rate represents an annualized yield of 3.9%. This is
the 45th 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, Mama Mary’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 Static Guard, a household product
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Source: B&G Foods, Inc.
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