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About D F Stauffer Biscuit Co Inc

D.F. Stauffer Biscuit's products include packaged animal crackers, assorted flavored cookies, and baked cheese crackers. Boasting some 15 oven lines at a handful of production sites, the company can bake more than 250 tons of its products every day. The company's website allows customers to buy products, and check the animal-cracker offerings, ensuring that shoppers know what kind of animal they're munching on. Baking up edible critters since 1871, D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Company is a subsidiary of Japanese candy and snack foods company Meiji Co. Ltd.


The animal crackers maker operates under Meiji's food segment, Stauffer makes more than 250 tons of animal crackers, cookies, and snack crackers each day on approximately 15 oven lines using only the finest ingredients.

Geographic Reach

Based in Pennsylvania, Stauffer operates three production plants in New York, Pennsylvania, and California.

Sales and Marketing

While Stauffer peddles its own products to customer directly online, the company distributes its food items through Union Supply, Bee Line Wholesalers, FoodPro Corporation, and A&A Sales Co, among many others. It also relies on Wal-Mart, Target, Giant, Stop and Shop, Biglots and other third-party retail stores to get its products into consumers' hands. It also offers seasonal items, as well, for Halloween and Christmas.

D F Stauffer Biscuit Co Inc

360 S Belmont St
York, PA 17403-2616
Phone: 1 (717) 815-4600

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
President: Taka Kataoka
Controller: Ichiro Kawano
COO: Jim Wilson
Employees (This Location): 500
Employees (All Locations): 650

Major Office Locations

York, PA

Other Locations

Santa Ana, CA
Cuba, NY
York, PA