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Each year, Flowers Foods and its bakeries are singled
out by our customers, industry publications, and local
civic organizations for our service, quality, leadership,
and contributions. We’re proud of such recognition.

Here are a few examples!

Members of the Flowers Baking Company of Thomasville team celebrate a recent sales contest victory.

2012 Category Captain 2012 Category Captain
Flowers Foods was selected as Category Captain for Commercial Baked Goods in 2012 by Progressive Grocer magazine. The editors said Flowers took a fresh look at the category and shopper behavior, and noted that our Tastykake brand is “the fastest-growing DSD (direct-store-delivery) brand in the South, up more than 50% over the prior year.”
Wendy’s Supplier of the Year
For the past two years, Flowers' bakeries have taken the top prize at Wendy’s annual bakery supplier meeting. Flowers’ Texarkana (AR) bakery was named Supplier of the Year for 2012, and Flower’s Holsum Bakery in Phoenix (AZ) received the same award in 2011. Flowers provides more than 2,100 Wendy’s restaurants with a variety of hamburger and sandwich buns used in their top-selling items.
Wendy's Supplier of the Year
2012 Editor's Picks for Best New Products
Editors' Picks for Best New Products
Progressive Grocer magazine selected several Flowers snack cakes as its 2012 Editors’ Picks for Best New Products. Included in the selections were Tastykake Chocolate Creme Filled Bells, Tastykake Rich Frosted Bag Donuts, Tastykake Powdered Sugar Bag Donuts, Mrs. Freshley’s Little Layer Cakes, and Mrs. Freshley’s Honey Bun made with Cinnabon Cinnamon.
Sysco Gold Supplier of Excellence
Sysco, the top foodservice distributor in the U.S., named Flowers’ Foods the Gold Supplier of Excellence in the bakery/convenience category for 2012. Flowers provides Sysco with an assortment of breads, buns, and rolls used in school, hospital, and other institutional cafeterias around the country.
Sysco Gold Supplier of Excellence

*Learn more about Flowers' Spirit Awards by visiting the Community page.

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