Pretzel company expands into distribution

Christopher Dornblaser

Owners of York City Pretzel Co. and Intercourse Pretzel Company have launched "Rising Tide Distribution," a wholesale distributor for the retail snack food industry, according to a press release.

York City Pretzel Co. partners Meagan Feeser, Nate Fochtman and Brandon Schaffner join Andrew Given and Jennifer Pfautz in forming the company that will provide service to independent retail and grocery stores.

Rising Tide Distribution is already servicing 50 regional accounts in the less than one month it has been around, with plan to grow its accounts to over 200 in the next few months.

Their portfolio of snacks include York City Pretzel Co.'s hard pretzel pieces, Sprecher Snack Foods, Sprecher Sauces, Wolfgang Chocolates, Beer Nuts Brand Snacks and Nuts for Drinks Snacks.

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