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J&J Acquires Frozen Novelty Maker Philly Swirl

Unit realizes around $25 million annually in sales to retail and foodservice markets.

J & J Snack Foods Corp. has acquired the stock of Philly's Famous Water Ice, Inc., a manufacturer of Philly Swirl branded frozen novelty products for the retail and food service markets throughout the United States and to Canada. Revenues are approximately $25 million annually. "Swirl has a unique product line and complements the frozen novelty section with popular niche products," says J&J President/CEO Gerald Shreiber.

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