B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE: BGS) announced today that its Board of Directors
has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.29 per share of
common stock. The dividend is payable on April 30, 2013 to shareholders
of record as of March 29, 2013. At the closing market price of the
common stock on February 27, 2013, the current dividend represents an
annualized yield of 4%. This is the 34th consecutive
quarterly dividend declared by the Board of Directors since B&G Foods’
initial public offering in October 2004.
About B&G Foods, Inc.
B&G Foods and its subsidiaries manufacture, sell and distribute a
diversified portfolio of high-quality, shelf-stable foods across the
United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Based in Parsippany, New Jersey,
B&G Foods’ products are marketed under many recognized brands, including Ac’cent,
B&G, B&M, Baker’s Joy, Brer Rabbit, Cream
of Rice, Cream of Wheat, Devonsheer, Don Pepino,
Emeril’s, Grandma’s Molasses, JJ Flats, Joan of Arc,
Las Palmas, Maple Grove Farms of Vermont, Molly McButter,
Mrs. Dash, New York Style, Old London, Ortega,
Polaner, Red Devil, Regina, Sa-són, Sclafani,
Sugar Twin, Trappey’s, Underwood, Vermont Maid
and Wright’s. B&G Foods also sells and distributes two branded
household products, Static Guard and Kleen Guard.