Our Company

The ARYZTA Story begins with the finest ingredients – along with bakers and chefs whose top priorities are great taste, consistency, and quality. Our innovative and customizable food portfolio includes breads, artisan breads, cookies, donuts, pastries, cakes, muffins, buns, flatbreads -- and so much more – to meet all your bakery needs.

We partner with major retailers, food service providers and restaurants to provide fresh, frozen, and ready-to-bake solutions with the highest standards for food safety and sustainability. Through our customer-centric focus, we aim to delight consumers with our irresistible baked goods while helping our partners drive sales and profitability.

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Our Values

ARYZTA champions five key values that illustrate the behaviors critical to our organization and serve as a moral framework. Read more about our values below.

We want to help you grow

ARYZTA is committed to earning your trust as a valued partner. Whether you operate an in-store bakery, a corner restaurant, or large university dining center, we can support your needs and bring you new ideas to grow your business. Our innovative and customizable bakery portfolio solution blends our Passion for Good Food with tailored value-added services that are most important to you.

The word ARYZTA comes from the Latin word “arista,” which is the tip, or highest part, of an ear of wheat.

What does ARYZTA mean?

Wondering what “ARYZTA” means? The word ARYZTA comes from the Latin word “arista,” which is the tip, or highest part, of an ear of wheat. But it’s more than just a word to us -- it’s a philosophy and a commitment - that every day we will deliver the best in quality, freshness and innovation to exceed our customers’ highest expectations.


Formed from leading bakery companies around the world, ARYZTA is a global company with a leadership position in specialty frozen bakery. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, we have operations in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and New Zealand.

We are proud to have a rich bakery heritage in North America, highlighted in this timeline.



Excellence in the bakery world is at the heart of our business.

ARYZTA is a global baking company with unparalleled capabilities. These capabilities – along with our passion for good food – have allowed us to satisfy the appetites of consumers around the world with our baked goods.

State of the Art Bakeries

In North America, we have 19 state-of-the-art bakeries and kitchens crafting an extensive range of baked goods to meet your every need. Our geographically strategic locations assure supply, providing the variety and volume you require with the convenience of a single supplier. And because of our size and expertise in procurement that includes long-term supply partnerships, we are able to share best practices and pass value on to our customers.

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Van Nuys, CA

Swedesboro, NJ

Stockton, CA

Santa Ana, CA

San Leandro, CA

Romeoville, IL

Northlake, IL

Ontario, CA

Newark, CA

Hazleton, PA

Laurel, BC

Cicero, IL

Chicago, IL

Chicago Heights, IL

Cayce, SC

Chaska, MN

Brantford, Ontario

Ancaster, Ontario

Alsip, IL

Why Partner with ARYZTA?

Customer-first Account Management - You’ll be assigned a cross-functional team that listens and addresses your unique needs

Leading Brands - La Brea Bakery, Otis Spunkmeyer, and Oakrun Farm Bakery set the standard as the absolute best brands in their respective categories and can bring business growth to you

Quality and Food Safety - Our industry leading food safety, quality, regulatory and sanitation standards are designed to build your trust and protect your brand -- with all ARYZTA bakeries audited and certified by third-party food safety experts

Innovation and R&D Leadership - Grow your business with new, on-trend foods developed by our team of culinary experts who are up-to-the-minute on the latest flavors, ingredients, and packaging innovations"

Sustainability - From environmental practices to community engagement, our commitment to sustainable and responsible business activities comprises every aspect of our business

Consumer/Industry Insights - The consumer is at the heart of our business, and researched consumer trends such as convenience, nutrition, simple ingredients, comfort and joy guide our bakery solutions and merchandising support

Supply Chain Excellence - Over 100 highly-efficient manufacturing lines and a network of bakeries throughout North America assure quality, supply, and reliability

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