About Us

About Legacy Bakehouse

Legacy Bakehouse is where tradition meets innovation. Founded in 1917 in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Legacy Bakehouse today is an emerging leader in high-quality custom baked snack components. Our commitment to innovation and quality has never wavered. Legacy Bakehouse provides leading brands, private label brands, contract manufacturers, and foodservice with quality bakery components.


Our diverse range of snacks, including bread sticks, croutons, breadcrumbs, rye crisps, bagel chips, and snack mixes, is crafted to enhance any culinary experience. Ideal alongside cheeses, soups, salads, or as a flavorful dip companion, our products are designed to elevate the taste of any dish.

The Legacy Bakehouse dedication to excellence is reflected in the superior rating received during the NSF-Cook & Thurber audit, a testament to our quality, state-of-the-art facility. Every Legacy Bakehouse team member plays a vital role in our continuous improvement process and unwavering production standards.

Benford Capital Acquires Legacy Bakehouse

In 2023, Legacy Bakehouse came under the ownership of Benford Capital, a Chicago-based  private equity firm with a focus on investments within the consumer goods, food, and agricultural sectors. For further details on Benford Capital and their investment portfolio, please visit their official website at www.benfordcapital.com.

A Legacy of Quality and Innovation

Legacy Bakehouse is synonymous with unparalleled quality. Each ingredient is meticulously selected, each recipe is carefully crafted, and each product is a testament to our heritage of excellence. This dedication ensures that whether for leading brands, private labels, contract manufacturers, or the foodservice industry, our bakery components set the standard for quality and taste.