Dawn Foods expands reach in California with acquisition
Source Food Business News
Dawn Food Products, Inc. has reached an agreement to acquire
Lakeside, Calif.-based Lakeside Bakery Supplies, a move that will expand
the company’s reach across Southern California.
Founded by Florian and Stella Brzezinski in 1949, Lakeside Bakery
Supplies is a wholesale bakery distributor that provides its customers
with a variety of bakery ingredients, including egg products, flours,
cake mixes and bases, icings, sugars, oils, shortenings, fillings, nuts,
spices and a wide assortment of frozen products. The company also
offers packaging, cake decorations and supplies and paper products.
As part of the agreement, Dawn said it will continue to offer
Lakeside’s customers with many of the same products they currently
provide. In the event certain products are unavailable, Dawn said it
will work with customers on a one-on-one basis to find the best
alternative to meet their needs.
Dawn said many members of the Lakeside sales team and drivers will
transfer to Dawn. Additionally, Mike Brzezinski will be named the
regional director of business development, Southwest at Dawn Foods, and
will play a key role in the transition process for all Lakeside