FORT WORTH, TEXAS — Parker Meals Group, a provider of sweet toppings and inclusions, baked gadgets, crumbs and streusels, pralines and coated gadgets, liquid bases and variegates, and cookies, has acquired the previous Rise Baking Co. baking plant in Mexico, Mo.
Parker mentioned the power will embrace 5 manufacturing traces and extra capability for a variety of specialty meals substances provided by each of its manufacturers: Parker Merchandise and Artistic Meals Components.
“Parker Meals Group is increasing to help the continued development of our clients and to enhance service ranges with decreased lead occasions,” mentioned Greg Hodder, president and chief government officer of Parker. “We're excited to be working with lots of the skilled Mexico workforce to start manufacturing a full complement of our baked inclusions and toppings traces on the facility. By way of this acquisition, we are going to proceed to be a trusted provider and a valued thought associate to our clients. We're dedicated to being a relentless supply of inspiration, offering related, insight-led innovation, particular to product functions and assembly the wants of our clients and their shoppers.”
Rise Baking shuttered the Mexico, Mo., baking plant in September 2021. At the moment, the corporate cited foodservice challenges ensuing from the pandemic having a “considerably unfavorable impression” on the Mexico plant, which provided 90% of Rise Baking’s product to the foodservice sector. MBN