PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2016--
B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) announced today that its Board of Directors
has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.42 per share of
common stock. The dividend is payable on October 31, 2016 to
shareholders of record as of September 30, 2016.
At the closing market price of the common stock on August 2, 2016, the
current dividend rate represents an annualized yield of 3.3%. This is
the 48th 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 and frozen
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, Green Giant, JJ Flats, Joan of Arc,
Las Palmas, Le Sueur, 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,
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 brand.
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