Flowers Foods markets baked foods under such brands as Nature's Own and Whitewheat.    
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About Flowers Foods

Corporate Office
1919 Flowers Circle
Thomasville, GA 31757
phone 229.226.9110

Direct-Store-Delivery (DSD) Segment
1925 Flowers Circle
Thomasville, GA 31757
phone 229.226.9110

Warehouse Segment
5087 E. South Royal Dr.
Tucker, GA 30084
phone 770.723.0173

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Did You Know...

Flowers is the name of the company's founding family. William Howard and Joseph Hampton Flowers opened the first Flowers Bakery in Thomasville, Ga., in 1919. For more information about the history of Flowers Foods, please visit the Historical Highlights section.


Flowers Foods (NYSE: FLO), headquartered in Thomasville, Ga., since its first bakery was opened by the Flowers family in 1919, is today one of the largest producers of packaged bakery foods in the United States. The company operates more than 40 highly efficient bakeries that produce a wide range of bakery food for retail and foodservice customers in the U.S.  

  • Grow sales: Develop new/core markets through new customers, new products, strong brands, acquisitions
  • Invest wisely: Use technology and efficiencies to be the low-cost producer of delicious bakery foods
  • Give extraordinary service: Go beyond the expected to meet customer needs
  • Bake smart. Innovate to improve processes, enhance quality, reduce costs, conserve resources
  • Appreciate team: Respect every individual, embrace diversity, promote career growth

The company maintains some of the most efficient and technologically advanced bakeries in the country and has a team of outstanding employees and associates. Each bakery operates as a separate subsidiary of the company and has its own president, human resources director, and controller 

Fresh breads, buns, rolls, snack cakes, and tortillas are available to approximately 80% of the U.S. population through the company's direct-store delivery (DSD) network. This network covers the Northeast, South, southern Midwest, Southwest, and California. Independent distributor partners are in supermarkets, convenience stores, and restaurants delivering and merchandising these fresh bakery foods every day.

Flowers Foods' top DSD brand is Nature's Own, the #1-selling bread brand in the United States.* Other top brands include Whitewheat, Wonder, Cobblestone Bread Co., and Tastykake. (*Symphony IRI Total US Syndicated Fresh Bread and Rolls Category, Calendar Year 2015) 

The company also offers organic baked foods under the Dave's Killer Bread, Alpine Valley Bread, and Barowsky's Organic brands. Dave's Killer Bread and Alpine Valley products also are verified non-GMO by the Non-GMO Project.

Frozen bakery items and fresh snack cakes sold under the Mrs. Freshley's and European Bakers brands are delivered direct to customers' warehouses and are sold in retail, vending, and foodservice outlets nationwide.  

In fiscal year 2015, Flowers Foods had sales of $3.8 billion. Learn more here.

  Brand Availability

Nature's Own, Whitewheat, Cobblestone Bread Co.
Northeast, South, southern Midwest, Southwest, California
Wonder, Betsy Ross, Butterkrust, Captain John Derst's, Dandee, Mary Jane, Aunt Hattie's, Bunny, Butternut, Country Kitchen, Evangeline Maid, Holsum, Roman Meal Available in select regional markets across the country

Dave's Killer Breads

Northeast, South, southern Midwest, Southwest and California
Alpine Valley Breads Nationally, in select markets
Barowsky's Organic New England
Tastykake Northeast, South, southern Midwest, Southwest, and select areas of California
Mrs. Freshley's snack cakes
and pastries

Mi Casa torillas

Frestillas tortillas



Flowers Foods has two operating segments. The Direct Store Delivery (DSD) Segment handles fresh breads, buns, rolls, snack cakes, and tortillas that are sold regionally through a system that reaches approximately 85% of the U.S. population. This DSD system is backed by a network of highly motivated independent distributor partners. Brands sold through our DSD system include Nature's Own, Cobblestone Bread Co., Wonder, and Tastykake. 

The Warehouse Segment is responsible for the national distribution of fresh snack cakes and frozen breads and rolls that are sold direct to customers' warehouses by frozen and non-frozen contract carriers. Brands sold through our Warehouse segment include Mrs. Freshley's and European Bakers.

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