CHICAGO, ILL. – Newly Weds Foods, Inc. has acquired Continental Seasoning, Inc., Teaneck, N.J. Continental is a manufacturer of seasonings for the meat, poultry and seafood businesses. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

“Continental Seasoning has been a strong regional competitor and built a solid base of loyal customers over their 50 year history,” said Charles T. Angell, president of Newly Weds Foods. “Their customers have come to expect quality ingredients and a high level of support. Newly Weds Foods is very similar in how it has grown customer relationships.

“We look forward to servicing Continental Seasoning’s customers and their needs in a seamless and like fashion through the transition and long term. Along with effective organic sales-building activity, acquisitions like this are an important aspect of Newly Weds Foods’ aggressive growth strategy.”