In this Annual Report on Form 10-K, we use the terms "Bob Evans," "company,"
"we," "us" and "our" to collectively refer to Bob Evans Farms, Inc., a Delaware
corporation, and its direct and indirect subsidiaries.
The following description of our business should be read in conjunction with the
information contained in Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial
Condition and Results of Operations included in Item 7 of this Annual Report on
Form 10-K and our consolidated financial statements included in Item 8 of this
Annual Report on Form 10-K.
We are a full-service restaurant company that operates 567 Bob Evans Restaurants
and licenses four Bob Evans Express locations in 19 states. We are also a
leading producer and distributor of pork sausage products and a variety of
complementary home-style refrigerated side dishes and frozen food items
primarily under the Bob Evans, Owens and Country Creek brand names.