McCain Foods Co-Founder Wallace McCain Passes Away

Wallace McCain, co-founder of McCain Foods, passed away May 13th after a 14-month battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 81.

McCain co-founded McCain Foods in his hometown of Florenceville, New Brunswick, Canada, with his brother Harrison just as frozen convenience items were starting to become a broad market category, and the company soon established a strong niche in the frozen French fry market. Today it is the world's largest supplier of frozen French fries, though Wallace McCain l

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