PIM Brands LLC will be recognized for its role in enhancing the economic competitiveness of Somerset County, New Jersey, through the Somerset County Business Partnership’s (SCBP) 2021 Economic Vitality Awards.

The SCBP’s Economic Vitality Awards will be presented at its annual meeting on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021, at the Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, New Jersey. 

PIM Brands is the world’s largest maker of fruit snacks and related products and one of the world’s largest makers of chocolate and non-chocolate confections, and other delicious snack foods and treats. Currently ranked as No. 40 on Candy Industry’sGlobal Top 100” confectionery companies in the world, PIM Brands Inc. has also been named as one of the fastest-growing consumer packaged goods companies in the U.S. by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and IRI four times.

PIM is also ranked by Crain’s Business as one of the New York Metro Area’s 100 largest privately-owned companies and by NJBIZ as one of the state’s 50 largest privately-held employers.

“We are extremely thankful and honored to be recognized and receive the Somerset County Business Partnership’s Economic Vitality Award,” said Michael G. Rosenberg, president and CEO of PIM Brands. “PIM Brands has called Somerset County home for over 16 years, and we are proud that millions of families each day in the U.S.A. and across the world enjoy our Welch’s Fruit Snacks and our other great products, made right here.”

The SCBP serves as Somerset County’s regional Chamber of Commerce and the essential partner for doing business in Somerset County. The SCBP has a public-private partnership with the county’s government to provide economic development and tourism services.