PROTEIN, ENERGY & GRANOLA BARS

Protein / Nutrition Bars: The fastest growing categories in the bar market Hearthside is the industry leader in protein bars and nutrition bars. From formulation to production, Hearthside provides concept-to-consumer, turnkey bar solutions of all kinds.

Granola Bars: The largest portion of bars produced are granola-based, cold form bars. Hearthside is a leader in granola bars both in North America and Europe.

Our formulation labs, product development teams, and quality control procedures ensure that each bar formulation is of exceeding quality and product consistency. It’s a commitment that we deliver on every day at every single one of our North American and European bar plants.

GLOBAL BAR CAPABILITIES

COOKIES & CRACKERS

Cookies: Classics, combinations, sandwich, novelty, baked, coated, enrobed, crunchy, cream filled – and in just about any size, color, shape and texture a customer can imagine. With a 70 year production legacy, our die inventory and equipment base can be configured to meet most any need or specialty requirement.

Crackers: Any shape, any flavor, any ingredient combination. If it’s a cracker, we’ve probably made it before. Our productization teams work with our customers to maximize the quality and efficiency of every cracker.

Our formulation labs, product development teams, and quality control procedures ensure that every single cookie and every last cracker are as delicious as the first. It’s a commitment that we deliver on every day at every single one of our baking plants.

COOKIE / CRACKER CAPABILITIES

Granolas & Cereals

Hearthside is a major producer of granola, granola cereals and other granola products. We are also a leader in contract packaging of both hot and dry cereals. Our value chain includes R&D, formulation, commercialization and production — creating turnkey healthful, high quality granola base and granola products. When global brands need quality granola solutions, Hearthside is a name that they trust.

Also, as leader in contract packaging of both hot and dry cereals, Hearthside can create value chains that meet branded customers exacting needs.

GRANOLA CAPABILITIES

Components

Hearthside is one of the nation’s largest contract packaging. Food Solutions produces a wide range of baked snacks and snack components for premier food companies. Snack and component categories include: Croutons, Rye chips, Pretzels, Squiggles, Garlic Chips, Crisps, Flakes, Bread Crumbs, Coated Popcorn, and extruded specialty shapes.

Scale and Diversity: Multiple component facilities across our network provides scale, flexibility and versatility and speed-to-market advantage. Hearthside can meet the changing needs of companies and products at multiple stages in the product life cycle.

Shapes and sizes: An extensive 70 year inventory of dies, shapes, and extrusions enable Hearthside to produce an array of component shapes and sizes tailored to a customer’s specifications without additional tooling and fabrication.

COMPONENT CAPABILITIES

CONTRACT PACKAGING

Hearthside is also one of the food industry’s largest in contract packaging. Multiple contract packaging locations produce a wide range of products and package formats.

Product categories include: Baking Mixes, Coffees / Dry Beverages, Granolas, Hot / Cold Cereals, Pet Foods and Treats, Rice, Pasta, Seasonings, Spices, Sweeteners, and more…

Packaging formats include: including: Bag-in-Box, Single-Serve Cups, Rigid Canisters, Side-Seal Pouches, Single-Serve Packets, Stand-Up Pouches, Stick Packs, and more…

PACKAGING CAPABILITIES

CLOUD EQUIPMENT GROUP

Cloud Packaging Equipment, the technology leader in high speed packaging machines is a Hearthside company. Recognized as the premier producer of high speed horizontal pouching, thermoforming and pod equipment, Cloud bring valuable engineering to Hearthside’s value chain. Cloud Packaging has been the provider of custom contract packaging equipment for the top twenty multinational food companies for more than 45 years.

Innovative Packaging Equipment—HFFS, Thermoforming, and Filter Pack Machinery

Cloud combines technology, people and practices to produce high quality / high financial return solutions. For more information on Cloud Packaging Equipment, contact our business development team or visit the Cloud Packaging Equipment website.

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NUTRITION / ENERGY / SNACK BARS

COOKIES & CRACKERS

GRANOLAS & CEREALS

SNACK & COMPONENTS

PACKAGING SERVICES

PACKAGING EQUIPMENT