Campbell Soup buys Garden Fresh Gourmet

Ferndale's own salsa company Garden Fresh Gourmet has been sold to Campbell Soup Company for $231 million.

Campbell announced the acquisition Tuesday morning in a news release, and says it will focus on "building the company's scale and accelerating growth."

Garden Fresh Gourmet has approximately 500 employees with headquarters based in Ferndale. The company also has operations in Grand Rapids, Inkster and Detroit. Garden Fresh Gourmet will continue to operate out of Ferndale.

Garden Fresh Gourmet is known for its salsas, hummus, dips and tortilla chips.

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 2 for updates.

Up Next:

  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories you may be interested in - includes Advertiser Stories