Snyder's-Lance, Inc. is a national snack food company. The Company is engaged in the manufacturing, distribution, marketing and sale of snack food products. Its products include pretzels, sandwich crackers, kettle cooked chips, pretzel crackers, cookies, potato chips, tortilla chips, nuts, restaurant style crackers and other salty snacks. It purchases certain cake products and sells under its brands. The Company's brands include core brands, such as Snyder's of Hanover, Lance, Cape Cod, Snack Factory, Pretzel Crisps and Late July and allied brands, such as Tom’s, Archway, Jays, Stella D’oro, EatSmart, Krunchers! and O-Ke-Doke. The Company's Clearview Foods division combines Snack Factory, Pretzel Crisps, Late July, Organic Snacks and EatSmart brands. The Company also sells Partner brand products, which consist of other third-party branded products that the Company sells to its independent business owners (IBO) through its direct-store-delivery distribution network (DSD network).