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May 23, 2015 11:23 PM ET

Food Products

Company Overview of Kettle Foods, Inc.

Company Overview

Kettle Foods, Inc. is engaged in the production and sale of snack food. The company offers potato, reduced fat, organic, tortilla, vegetable, ridge, and sweet potato chips; and real sliced potatoes, popcorn, and samplers and special mixes. It sells its products online; and through stores. The company distributes its products in Canada, Mexico, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Indonesia, India, Belize, and Western Europe. Kettle Foods, Inc. was formerly known as N.S. Khalsa Company and changed its name to Kettle Foods, Inc. in November 1988. The company was founded in 1978 and is based in Salem, Oregon with production facilities in the United States and the United Kingdom....

3125 Kettle Court SE

Salem, OR 97301

United States

Founded in 1978

802 Employees

Phone:

503-364-0399

Fax:

503-371-1447

Key Executives for Kettle Foods, Inc.

Global Chief Executive Officer
Age: 57
Founder, Chairman and President
Age: 63
Global Chief Financial Officer
Age: 56
President of North America Operations
Age: 60
Chief Flavor Architect
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Kettle Foods, Inc. Key Developments

Diamond Denies Sale of Kettle

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DMND) is not planning to sell Kettle Foods, Inc. Diamond Spokeswoman said, “Traditionally, it's our policy not to comment on rumors, but we want to clarify recent news stories about Kettle brand. The speculation about a potential sale of Kettle, either here or in the U.K., couldn't be further from the truth right now."

Kellog Emerges As Front-runner To Buy Kettle Foods

Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS:KRFT), Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP), Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) and private equity firms are the potential suitors for Kettle Foods, Inc. Kettle’s acquisition will also include European operations. Diamond Foods, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DMND) sees Kellogg as the front-runner in the sale.

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