Alpha Baking's La Porte Facility Visited by Indiana's Secretary of State
Indiana's Secretary of State, Connie Lawson, visited our bakery in La Porte, Indiana on Wednesday, May 11th. In addition to learning more about Alpha Baking Company, the Secretary of State took a tour of the La Porte facility led by Plant Manager, Dirk Peterson and President & CEO, Larry Marcucci.
"'A lot of work goes into this to achieve a great product every day,' Marcucci said. 'La Porte has been good to us.'"
For the full article detailing her visit, click here: http://www.heraldargus.com/news/learning-about-loaves/article_719f06a8-0060-5314-a8c3-b6f749712df3.html
Alpha Baking Company, Inc. Acquires Two Bakeries
Alpha Baking Co., Inc. (Alpha Baking) announced that it has bought two bakeries, one on the northwest side of Chicago, Illinois and another in Grand Rapids, Michigan. These purchases from ConAgra Foods increase Alpha Baking's manufacturing facilities to six total across four states.
In addition to expanding current capacity, these acquisitions allow Alpha Baking to expand into sweet goods. "Alpha Baking has been producing high quality bread, buns, and rolls since 1979, and we will now utilize our experience and attention to customer service to operate in the sweet goods category. It is an exciting time for us," said Lawrence Marcucci, president and CEO of Alpha Baking. Sweet goods product capabilities include muffins, petit fours, cupcakes, and pound cake, among other products.
Alpha Baking's S. Rosen's Brand Rolls Out New Trucks
We are so excited to unveil our new S. Rosen's trucks! Keep an eye out for them on the roads during their daily delivery routes.
Alpha Baking's S. Rosen's Brand Mentioned in Mental Floss Magazine
"...its essence is articulated not by what's on it, but rather what isn't.
And ketchup isn't."
Truer words have never been spoken. If you haven't already, take a minute to enjoy this fantastic article on the Chicago dog written in Mental Floss Magazine.
For the full article online click here: http://mentalfloss.com/article/67722/get-know-chicago-style-hot-dog
Alpha Baking Company, Inc.: 3 Time Supplier of the Year Award Winner
Alpha Baking Company, Inc. is honored to have been awarded Overall Supplier of the Year out of 2,000 eligible worldwide suppliers as well as Bakery & Convenience Gold Supplier 2015 by Sysco Corporation. We are extremely proud of the hard work and dedication that our Alpha Baking team demonstrates every day to make accomplishments like these possible.
Mirroring our feelings toward our strong relationship with Sysco, Executive Vice President and President of Foodservice Operations at Sysco, Tom Benè, stated, "We are fortunate to have such exceptional partners who understand what it takes to ultimately delight diners across the footprint that Sysco serves." Moreover, we are grateful to receive these prestigious recognitions and look forward to providing continued excellence in our relationships with all our customers.
The Sysco awards come on the heels of Alpha Baking's 2015 Supplier of the Year awards from both Shamrock Foods and Merchants Foodservice. "There is a focus within Alpha on working as a team, from production to logistics to sales and customer service," said Tim Gill, Alpha Baking Vice President, Frozen Foodservice. "Awards like these are nice indicators that our efforts are paying off."
For the full article click here: http://www.bakingbusiness.com/articles/news_home/Business/2015/10/Sysco_names_Alpha_Baking_top_s.aspx?ID=%7bA952A074-EAB9-4C57-980A-BE278CD7A05E%7d
Alpha Baking Company, Inc. Launches New Retail Websites
We are happy to introduce our new retail sites, http://www.srosens.com and http://www.naturalovens.com. We invite you to visit them to find delicious new recipes, learn more about your favorite products, and even locate the nearest store to you! Don't waste another minute- go check them out!
Alpha Baking's S. Rosen's Brand to Participate in Chicago Hot Dog Fest 2015
We are very excited to announce that we will be participating in the Chicago Hot Dog Fest this summer! Come out Friday August 7-9 at the Chicago History Museum to enjoy hot dogs complemented with the Chicago style poppy seed hot dog buns we all know and love! Mark your calendars now because this is a food, music, and fun-filled event we don't want you to miss! You can find information about the event at the following link: http://www.chicagoevents.com/event.cfm?eid=306
Alpha Baking Company, Inc. Introduces New Billboards
We are very excited to announce that our new S. Rosen's billboards are up! Make sure to watch for them on your drive through the Chicagoland area! Add some excitement to your daily commute by spotting our buns on 294, 290, 55, and 90/94. Share in our excitement and help us spread the word!
Alpha Baking Company, Inc. Launches New Website
Welcome to our new, improved website. We hope its much-improved functionality makes the Alpha Baking site your regular resource for information about our company and the full breadth of products we manufacture. From this site, you can search for specific products using the search function, or browse to find something you like by using our advanced filtering tools. You can also easily contact a sales rep or other key Alpha Baking employee, and find grab-and-go information in our document library. Whether you're a long-time customer or just beginning your relationship with Alpha Baking, this new site will make it easier than ever for us to serve you.