LIBERTYVILLE, Il., May 24, 2022 -- The Greater Libertyville Soccer Association is pleased to announce that the FC 1974 Libertyville Program will partner with Bimbo Bakeries USA for the 2022-2024 seasons. All FC 1974 Libertyville Competitive teams will wear the Entenmann’s logo on their jerseys for the next uniform cycle.
For over 120 years, Entenmann’s has been making a wide variety of delicious baked goods and creating family traditions. With crumb cakes, donuts, Little Bites and more, Entenmann’s fresh-baked goods have been making life a little sweeter for generations of families. With over 800 players, the teams of the FC 1974 play hundreds of games in the Chicagoland area and travel regionally within the Midwest and nationally across the country, giving Entenmann’s ideal exposure both locally and nationally.
“We are honored to support the Greater Libertyville Soccer Association and look forward to seeing our Entenmann’s brand on their jerseys,” said Maureen Sticco, Vice President and General Manager at Bimbo Bakeries USA. “We are excited to build strong relationships with the teams, fans and local communities over these next two years.”
In addition to the Entenmann’s logo on the jerseys, Bimbo Bakeries USA will provide branded signage and banners to be displayed at the Libertyville Township Soccer Complex, as well as additional promotional materials for club events. Bimbo Bakeries USA will also provide merchandise booths at tournaments, hold pop up samplings and work with club leadership on special projects.
“Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baking company, and Entenmann’s is a household name that we all grew up with. Entenmann’s donuts, crumb cakes and Little Bites are breakfast treats that our children love’, says Michael Zovistoski, GLSA Executive Director. ‘We are excited to partner with Bimbo Bakeries USA for the next two years and looking forward to working with the Chicago team. Both organizations share similar values of being people centric, valuing the community and creating a strong team culture.’
About Greater Libertyville Soccer Association
The Greater Libertyville Soccer Association is 501© 3 non-for-profit organization whose Mission is to provide and promote a positive soccer experience to every participant pursuant to their desire and ability. The club has over 2000 members and offers a soccer experience for youth from age 4 through adulthood. These include youth recreational programs, programs for children with special needs, youth competitive programs, college age programming and operates an adult league.
About Bimbo Bakeries USA
Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU) is a leader in the baking industry, known for its category leading brands, innovative products, freshness and quality. Our team of 20,000 U.S. associates operates more than 50 manufacturing locations in the United States. Over 11,000 distribution routes deliver our leading brands such as Arnold®, Artesano®, Ball Park®, Bimbo®, Boboli®, Brownberry®, Entenmann’s®, Little Bites®, Marinela®, Mrs Bairds®, Oroweat®, Sara Lee®, Stroehmann®, and Thomas’®. BBU is owned by Mexico’s Grupo Bimbo, S.A.B de C.V., the world’s largest baking company with operations in 33 countries.