follow us:Google+ FacebookLinkedInTwitterRSS Feeds

advertisement

J&J Snack Foods announces earnings

By

Back to Top Comments Email Print

Latest News

    advertisement

    Pennsauken-based J&J Snack Foods on Monday announced its sales and net earnings rose in its fiscal third quarter.

    The snack food company said sales rose 8 percent, to $257.1 million, from $237 million in the year-ago period, and net earnings rose 12 percent, to $23.7 million, from $21.2 million in 2013.

    Earnings per diluted share rose 13 percent, to $1.26, from $1.12 in Q3 2013.

    "All of our business groups contributed to our record quarter,” Gerald B. Shreiber, J&J's president and CEO, said in the release. “We had particular strong sales growth in our food service soft pretzel category, led by our newer products such as pretzel rolls and sticks. Our ICEE group also had record sales and earnings and our retail grocery group had higher earnings as well."

    ALSO ON NJBIZ:

    EDITORIAL: For-profit hospitals need to reveal their profits

    Leapfrog Hospital Safety Survey results released

    Space in the right place: Hartz suddenly has huge office inventory in North Jersey

    Share This Story On:
    Eric Strauss

    Eric Strauss

    Eric Strauss is the digital content editor for NJBIZ. He has been a reporter and editor for newspapers in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, as well as for a number of websites. You can contact him at erics@njbiz.com or @acerimrat on Twitter.

    advertisement

    Comments


    Be the first to comment.



    Please note: All comments will be reviewed and may take up to 24 hours to appear on the site.

    Post Comment
         View Comment Policy

    Advanced search
    Sponsored by
    advertisement
      
      
    advertisement
      
      
    advertisement
    Back to Top