Akron, N.Y. – May 30, 2018 – Perry’s Ice Cream, a fourth generation, family owned ice cream company headquartered in Western New York, has expanded into all eight Wegmans Maryland store locations: Bel Air, Columbia, Crofton, Frederick, Germantown, Hunt Valley, Owings Mills and Woodmore.
This expansion comes on the heels of a successful 2017 launch into the Virginia Wegmans stores. In addition, Perry’s has been newly awarded with two V.A. locations (Dulles and Chantilly); resulting in all 11 Wegmans V.A. stores now carrying the brand.
A variety of 20 Perry’s family size flavors are available in-stores including classic favorites such as Panda Paws™, All-American, and Mint-Ting-A-Ling. Perry’s limited edition 100th anniversary retro flavors; Butterscotch Sundae, Heavenly Hash, Malt Shoppe, and Parkerhouse are also available. Seasonal flavors to follow.
“The growth into Maryland is a direct result of Perry’s strong performance in Virginia and an integrated, long-term partnership with Wegmans. Our brand has far exceeded planned year one share goals; consumers have clearly responded to Perry’s ‘good stuff’, and we are well- positioned for success in this new market” said Robert Denning, president and CEO of Perry’s Ice Cream.”
The 100 year-old-company, which has worked with Wegmans for more 30 years, holds strongly as the #1 ice cream brand in Upstate New York.
To learn more about Perry’s Ice Cream’s 100th anniversary celebrations and to locate limited-edition retro flavors or buy online, visit www.PerrysGoodStuff.com.
Perry’s Ice Cream, founded in 1918 by H. Morton Perry, and headquartered in Western New York, is a family-owned and operated fourth generation ice cream manufacturer with over 375 employees. Perry’s Ice Cream uses fresh milk and cream from local farms to proudly craft and slow-cook its ice cream products for an exceptionally creamy texture and taste that consumers have fallen in love with for 100 years. For additional information about Perry’s Ice Cream, visit: www.PerrysIceCream.com.
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a 97-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Massachusetts. The family-owned company, recognized as an industry leader and innovator, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016. Wegmans has been named one of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ by FORTUNE magazine for 21 consecutive years, ranking #2 in 2018.