|[October 09, 2012]
Fisher Nuts Donates $27,000 to Chicago Cubs and White Sox Charities in "Freshness You Can Win" Corporate-Giving Campaign
CHICAGO --(Business Wire)--
Chicago-based Fisher® Nuts announced today that it has donated $27,000
to the Chicago Cubs and White Sox Team Charities to conclude its
"Freshness You Can Win" campaign. Every time the Cubs and White Sox won
on the same day during the 2012 baseball season, Fisher Nuts donated
$500 to each team's charity.
Fisher Nuts Donates $13,500 to Chicago White Sox Charities on Sept. 27, 2012 (Photo: Business Wire)
"We're thrilled to support two great charities that help deserving
families throughout the Chicago area: Chicago Cubs Charities and Chicago
White Sox Charities," says Howard Brandeisky, Vice President Global
Marketing and Customer Solutions at John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc., the
manufacturer and distributor of Fisher Nuts products. "The 'Freshness
You Can Win campaign provided us with a unique opportunity to bring
both Chicago baseball clubs and their fans together throughout the
The two teams won 27 times on the same day during the 2012 season,
resulting in a $13,500 donation to each organization's charity. Fisher
Nuts formally presented checks to Chicago White Sox Charities during a
White Sox home game on Sept. 27 and Chicago Cubs Charities during a Cubs
home game on Oct. 1.
In addition to the donation to the teams' charities, Fisher Nuts and
JEWEL-OSCO also gave fans the opportunity to win prizes. One grand prize
winner was awarded a party for 20 at Wrigley Field and another grand
prize winner was awarded a party for 20 in a Diamond Suite at U.S.
Cellular Field. Both grand prize packages included game tickets and a
special meet-and-greet with the teams' respective managers. Fisher Nuts
also awarded 50 free-product coupons, redeemable at participating
JEWEL-OSCO stores, every time the Cubs or White Sox won during the 2012
For more information on Fisher Nuts, please visit www.fishernuts.com.
About John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc.
John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc., (NASDAQ: JBSS), founded in 1922, is a
leading processor, marketer and distributor of baking nuts, snack nuts
and nut-based products that are sold in multiple distribution channels.
Our products can be found under the Fisher, Orchard Valley Harvest and
Sunshine Country brand names and a variety of private brands.
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