Mar 30, 2011 at 07:54 PM
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Washington Nationals Name Official Hot Dog

Kayem Foods, Inc. has made the Washington Nationals its newest partner, signing an agreement to manufacture and distribute Kayem Beef Hot Dogs at Nationals games, and make Kayem Franks the Official Hot Dog of the Washington Nationals and Nationals Park.

"We are thrilled to partner with the Nationals franchise for the privilege of serving great tasting franks that will enhance the fan experience for millions of hot dog enthusiasts at Nationals Park," According to Bob Kufferman, Kayem Senior Brand Manager. "This partnership is also a key step in our continued efforts to expand Kayem's presence and deliver top-quality franks to people all throughout the Metro area."

"Kayem is one of the country's most established and successful hot dog manufacturers, providing hot dog lovers with fresh, great-tasting franks for more than 100 years. We are excited to partner with them to bring our fans Kayem Beef Hot Dogs at our games," said John Knebel, Nationals VP and Managing Director for Corporate Partnerships and Business Development. "Since opening Nationals Park, we've maintained a commitment to deliver the best possible game experience and offering Kayem's quality products is just one more way we can meet and exceed our fans' expectations."

Kayem Foods, founded in 1909, adds the Nationals to a list of MLB partners that already includes the Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park and the Tampa Bay Rays and Tropicana Field.