Brakebush has announced the retirement of its president, Carl Brakebush, effective Jan. 8. He has served as president since 2010 and will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board. Scott Sanders, a 36-year employee and current VP of Sales and Marketing, will assume the post of president on Jan. 1.


Founded in 1925, Brakebush is a U.S. family owned and operated company with production facilities in Westfield, WI, and Irving, TX. Specializing in chicken, the company provides the highest quality products to meet the needs of chain and independent restaurants, schools, colleges/universities, healthcare facilities and convenience stores. Brakebush's legacy of innovation continues through the regular introduction of on-trend products to the marketplace, including bestsellers such as Tappers Beer Battered Boneless Wings, Sriracha Bites and Tater Chip Tenders.