Expanding Baking Excellence in Europe.
CHICAGO, IL – July 14, 2016 – East Balt Bakeries formally announced today they have opened their second bakery in Italy, located in Rome. Built from the ground up, this state-of-the-art high speed bakery is capable of producing a wide variety of sandwich carriers in both standard and artisan formats. Rome joins East Balt’s Bomporto Italy bakery in servicing key quick service restaurants and retail customers in the region.
“East Balt prides itself on being in lock-step with its global customers and will continue to invest in new facilities around the world to ensure a consistent supply of high quality sandwich carriers” said Mark Bendix, Chief Executive Officer of East Balt Bakeries. “Our new Rome Bakery is well positioned to the meet the growing demands of the Region”.
East Balt Bakeries. Headquartered in Chicago, IL, East Balt is a global bakery business spanning four continents with 24 bakeries in 12 countries. East Balt has grown over the last 60 years through partnerships with leading food service organizations and with a dynamic portfolio of high quality products including buns, bagels, English muffins, tortillas and breads. East Balt is recognized as a quality and innovation leader and is committed to driving the success of its customers.