Gerald B. Shreiber, J & J's President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are pleased to have this quality company added to our portfolio of brands. Radar produces quality products efficiently and is a leading producer in its segment." Ray and Darlene Henry, former owners, commented, "We are delighted that J & J Snack Foods is making the acquisition." Mr. Shreiber also said that Ray Henry, former President, will be remaining with the new company.
J & J Snack Foods Corp.'s principal products include SUPERPRETZEL, PRETZEL FILLERS and other soft pretzels, ICEE, SLUSH PUPPIE and ARCTIC BLAST frozen beverages, LUIGI'S, MAMA TISH'S, SHAPE UPS, MINUTE MAID* and BARQ'S** and CHILL*** frozen juice bars and ices, TIO PEPE'S churros, THE FUNNEL CAKE FACTORY funnel cakes, and MRS. GOODCOOKIE, CAMDEN CREEK, COUNTRY HOME and READI-BAKE cookies. J & J has manufacturing facilities in Pennsauken, Bridgeport and Bellmawr, New Jersey; Scranton, Hatfield and Chambersburg, Pennsylvania; Carrollton, Texas; Atlanta, Georgia and Vernon, (Los Angeles) California.
*MINUTE MAID is a registered trademark of The Coca-Cola Company.
**BARQ'S is a registered trademark of Barq's Inc.
***CHILL is a registered trademark of Wells Dairy, Inc.
CONTACT: J & J Snack Foods Corp.
Dennis G. Moore
Senior Vice President
Chief Financial Officer
856-665-9533, x 268