Bob Evans Credits Sales Decline to Restaurant Closings

August 31, 2016

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. announced its financial results for the fiscal 2017 first quarter that ended July 29.

President and Chief Executive Officer Saed Mohseni says, “BEF Foods began fiscal 2017 with continued strong volume growth during the first quarter. Additionally, BEF Foods achieved market share gains in both its key side-dish and sausage product categories. We have completed the expansion of our Lima, Ohio, refrigerated side-dish plant and are now gearing up to meet peak holiday production which begins during the back half of the second quarter. The Lima plant expansion provides the added production capacity that is critical