FLO - Flowers Foods, Inc.

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Flowers Foods, Inc.

1919 Flowers Circle
Thomasville, GA 31757
United States

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryPackaged Foods
Full Time Employees9,800

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Allen L. ShiverPres, CEO & Director1.62M1.2M1956
Mr. R. Steven KinseyCFO & Chief Admin. Officer779.95k940.09k1961
Mr. Stephen R. AveraChief Legal Counsel668.04k829.14k1956
Mr. David Keith WheelerChief Sales Officer576.58k90.65k1963
Mr. Bradley K. AlexanderPres of the Fresh Packaged Bread Bus. Unit783.29k448.94k1959
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Flowers Foods, Inc. produces and markets bakery products in the United States. It operates through two segments, Direct-Store-Delivery (DSD) and Warehouse Delivery. The DSD segment produces and markets fresh breads, buns, rolls, tortillas, and snack cakes. This segment offers its products primarily under the Nature's Own, Wonder, Cobblestone Bread Company, Tastykake, and Dave's Killer Bread brand names. It operates 39 bakeries, as well as sells its products through a network of independent distributors to retail and foodservice customers. The Warehouse Delivery segment produces snack cakes, frozen breads, and rolls for national retail, foodservice, vending, and co-pack customers through a network of warehouse channels. This segment markets its products under the Mrs. Freshley's, Alpine Valley Bread, and European Bakers brand names. It also sells products under franchised and licensed trademarks and trade names, such as Sunbeam, Bunny, and Sara Lee. The company was formerly known as Flowers Industries and changed its name to Flowers Foods, Inc. in 2001. Flowers Foods, Inc. was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Thomasville, Georgia.

Corporate Governance

Flowers Foods, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.