Meet the Tribe: Laura Wiggins

Laura Wiggins called Rochester, New York home through her entire childhood. Then, she made a major change.  “I followed my sister to Los Angeles, California,” said Laura. “I followed her there with no job. I wanted to pursue a career in human resources. I had just graduated college with a degree ...more

Celebrating Our ENTIRE Zieggy Tribe

By Kelly Camarote Greathouse, Marketing Coordinator Members of the Zieggy Tribe are finding themselves in the spotlight with a lot of attention on the hiring practices at The Ziegenfelder Company. This comes after the company’s participation in the 2017 West Virginia Opioid Seminar. At the May conference about the opioid crisis in ...more

Meet the Tribe: Tina Bumgardner

When asked to provide a nomination for Meet the Tribe, Holly Fillipovich, the Director of Finance and Business Operations at The Ziegenfelder Company, immediately offered up Tina Bumgardner. She cited Tina’s willingness to always put her Zieggy Tribe first in accordance with the first Zieggy Essential pillar, ‘THINK Tribe First.’ “When ...more

Budget Saver Starfish Ice Cubes

Created by Jasmin Fine Jasmin Fine offers multiple ways to make Budget Saver Starfish Ice Cubes. This recipe allows you to use Budget Saver Tropic Twin Pops OR Budget Saver Sugar Free Twin Pops. It’s your choice! No matter which Budget Twin Pop Both you choose, these fun frozen treats are definitely ...more

Meet the Tribe: Daisy Lucio

Daisy Lucio came to The Ziegenfelder Company almost a year ago with big dreams. At the company’s plant in Chino, California, Daisy found a place that provided room for her dreams to grow even bigger. “I started in the production room as a line worker,” said Daisy. “I liked working in ...more

Job Ads

By Kelly Camarote Greathouse  Are you interested in a dynamic, fast-paced, growing company? Do you value positive attitudes, teamwork, and work ethic? Those questions possibly found in a job ad are taken to heart at The Ziegenfelder Company. That’s why this is a company committed to changing the lives of those ...more

Meet the Tribe: Wanda Munoz

Employment with The Ziegenfelder Company in October 2014 meant a second chance for Wanda Munoz. She reentered the workforce at the Denver plant after spending 7 years behind bars for a non-violent offense. “My biggest fear was ‘what am I going to do?’ I was so stressed,” said Wanda. “It was almost ...more

Why I Choose To Race For Crittenton Services

By Holly Fillipovich Pause for a second. Picture your young self or a close young female friend who is pregnant and has no support.  She has no family support, no financial support, no emotional support.   Where is this soon to be young mother to go with her unborn baby?  Who will ...more

Meet the Tribe: Doug South

“Gotta have a good time,” explained Doug South as his fellow Zieggy Tribe member tried to look for a video of him doing the dance that shares his name. “They taught me how to do the Dougie and I had it down in one shift.” Doug started at the Ziegenfelder plant ...more

Budget Saver Red, White and Blueberry Pops for Memorial Day

Created by Jasmin Fine   Jasmin Fine is at it again! She's creating more fun recipes. This time Jasmine is using Budget Saver Red White & Berry Blast Pops. Check out more of Jasmin's awesome recipes at 1finecookie.com! Ingredients: - Red White & Berry Blast Budget Saver popsicles - Blueberries - Strawberries Directions: Slice blueberries in half. Slice thin slivers ...more

Meet the Tribe: Richard Velez

A friend first told Richard Velez about opportunities at the Ziegenfelder Company plant in Chino. That was back in November of 2012. Richard has been a Maintenance Mechanic at the home of the Budget Saver Assorted Twin Pops ever since.  “I checked (Ziegenfelder) out and showed up with my tool bag ...more

Donating in Denver Schools

By James Martinez, Warehouse Operations Supervisor at Ziegenfelder’s Denver Plant Recently, I brought Budget Saver Twin Pops to Green Valley Elementary in Denver for the school’s field day. My wife is a Reading Interventionist there and I donated once before for students who had perfect attendance in their yearly testing. Twin ...more

Meet the Tribe: Moises Ramirez

For Team Leader Moises Ramirez, working at Ziegenfelder truly is a family affair. His mother and brother also work at the plant in Denver. September marks 2 years that Moises has worked alongside his family making Budget Saver products. “Advancement is important,” says Moises, who explained that he likes working at ...more

Sweet Results with Ziegenfelder's First Flavor Contest

By Kelly Camarote Greathouse Two members of the Zieggy Tribe were recognized for submitting top ideas during The Ziegenfelder Company’s first Employee Flavor Contest. Jose Maas, a Specialized Equipment Engineer, and Dustin Ray, an operator, each received a $100 gift card for their ideas as they made it to phase two ...more

Meet the Tribe: Shelby Nash

Doing a job and being asked to do a job in a completely different location to train others can require a different set of skills. Coworkers say they nominated Shelby Nash for Meet the Tribe because she possesses skill sets that will allow her to do her job anywhere helping ...more

How does it feel when a friend lends you a helping hand?

By Lisa Allen, President of The Ziegenfelder Company We often don’t realize our need for help until someone offers assistance. It could be a friend or stranger.  Replying, “No thanks,” and thinking you can handle it on your own is NOT the noble response. “Thank you” serves both of you while ...more

Meet the Tribe: Raymond Becerra

Raymond Becerra described what he felt when he first started working at the Ziegenfelder Company’s plant in Chino 5 years ago. “It was a different type of work I was not used to,” said Raymond who is now a team leader. Vice President of Ziegenfelder, Barry Allen took notice of Raymond ...more

A Ziegenfelder First

By Kelly Camarote Greathouse, Marketing Coordinator The Ziegenfelder Company hit a major milestone last week. The company completed its first major production shoot related to a full marketing campaign. The six digital commercials shot over just two days are set to start releasing in mid-May. The campaign centers around the idea that ...more

Meet the Tribe: Daniel Kaplow

In roughly one month, Daniel Kaplow will celebrate his one year anniversary working at The Ziegenfelder Company’s Denver plant as Production Supervisor.   “If I could change anything about the job, I would change the location,” said Daniel, “So it’s closer to my house.” Daniel explained that he came to Ziegenfelder ...more

Budget Saver Neon Sunshine Monster Pops

Created by Jasmin Fine Check out more of Jasmin's awesome recipes at 1finecookie.com!   Ingredients: Monster Pops by Budget Saver in Cherry Pineapple & Lemon Lime Firm mango  Directions: Slice mango into slim slices. Use a mini sun cookie cutter to cut out shapes from mango slices. Unwrap Budget Saver monster pops and place on a parchment-lined plate. ...more

Meet the Tribe: Christopher Zoc

When asked if Christopher Zoc has any advice for someone beginning their career at The Ziegenfelder Company, he said, “Learn to keep up with the pace and learn to have a lot of patience." Chris started as a packer and bagger at the company’s Wheeling facility roughly two years ago. The ...more

Safety First at Ziegenfelder

By Kelly Camarote Greathouse, Marketing Coordinator Someone casually walking around a Ziegenfelder plant will miss key details that keep everyone safe at the home of the Budget Saver Twin Pop. I definitely missed these features on my first couple of walk-arounds during my initial weeks on the job. I relied on Jamie ...more

Meet the Tribe: Isha Nelson

Talk to Isha Nelson for just a few minutes and you’ll quickly understand why her Zieggy Tribe nominated her for recognition.  “You can’t do it by yourself,” said Isha, a Quality Assurance Supervisor. August will mark two years that Isha has worked at the Ziegenfelder plant located in Chino, California. CEO Lisa ...more

Every Season is Budget Saver TWIN POP Season!

By Kelly Greathouse, Marketing Coordinator Summer is just around the corner so you know what that means. Kids are almost free from the confines of a classroom, the temperatures are starting to rise and entire families are spending as much time as possible outside. This time of year also carries a common ...more

Sweet Starts at Ziegenfelder

By Kelly Camarote Greathouse, Marketing Coordinator Today marks the end of my first week on the job at Ziegenfelders. And WOW! What a sweet start! I never imagined I'd be working at the Home of the Twin Pops. Now, I can't imagine myself anywhere else. My first day marketing the Twin Pops ...more

Wheeling Employees pack meals during Holiday breakfast

Project is part of ‘weServeEats’ effort to feed kids in Liberia        WHEELING, W.Va. – There was plenty of food at the Ziegenfelder Company’s annual Christmas breakfast, but most of it was not served during the Dec. 5 event at Wheeling Island Race Track.        Ziegenfelder employees participated in a charity function with weServeEats, ...more

Patricia Billups wins RefrigiWear Warehousemen of the Year

  DENVER, Colo. – Ziegenfelder Company employee Patricia Billups recently was honored as a winner of the Warehousemen of the Year Award.        Billups, who is part of the team at Ziegenfelder’s Denver plant, received the recognition from RefrigiWear, Inc., which presents the Warehousemen of the Year Award to nominees based upon ...more

Operation Homefront 2016

A message from our National Sales Manager - Jay McSpadden     This past week I had the privilege of presenting a check for $24,515.00 to Operation Homefront in San Antonio, Texas. Brad Allen and Lori Stephens also represented our great little company, and it was truly a great event.    As a ...more

Budget Saver Assorted Twin Pops will be sold at Meijer stores

A Cool Deal      WHEELING, W.Va. – The Ziegenfelder Company announced that its signature product, the Budget Saver Assorted Twin Pops frozen treats, will be available at Meijer Inc. stores this month.        “This is an exciting development and we appreciate the opportunity to partner with Meijer, which has such a great ...more

Ingredients for Slushy Popsicle Margarita

Receipe created by Jasmin Fine.  Check out Jasmin's full post and more awesome receipes at 1finecookie.com! 1 oz. Tequila (2 1/2T) ½ oz. Triple Sec (1 1/2 T) 2 Budget Saver popsicles in lemon-lime, plus more for garnish 2 Coronita 7 oz. beers 1 cup ice   Green sprinkles or salt 2 Margarita glasses Corn Syrup   Yield: 2   To begin making your slushy ...more

A little piece of Heaven

A Guilty Pleasure by Mona Cristo Living in Florida summertime doesn’t come seasonally… We practically have it 10 out of the 12 months in the whole year. There’s mostly a need to want to find a way to refresh yourself in the humidity and heat. Especially with cold treats because they’ll ...more

Lisa's participating in the Ohio Valley Community Fitness Challenge!

Bridging the gap to community wellness, personal fitness Ohio Valley business executives to embark on three-month fitness, nutrition program to inspire others   As Mother Teresa once said, “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” Leveraging one’s own personal commitment to positively ...more

Ziegenfelder’s Twin Pops Are Tops

Steve Novotney November 22, 2015  She knew what Daddy did but seldom was offered a taste of what he did. That’s because, if Lisa Allen, her older sister, Karen, younger sister Tobie, or younger brothers Pete, and Ed, wanted some Ziegenfelder’s ice cream or popsicles, they had to go to the store and ...more

Sikora Montessori Students Collect Bottled Water to Help Children In Flint, MI

By D.K. Wright, Digital Journalis WHEELING - The students at Sikora Montessori in Elm Grove were collecting bottled water to send to children in Flint, Michigan.    It all started when Maddie Kirchner's mom came up with the idea of collecting bottled water. "She wanted to help people," said little Maddie. "She came to us, bringing awareness to us ...more

Newly Redesigned Budget Saver Monster Pops

Check out our newly desgined Monster Pops bags. Same great Monster Pops, in a new fun and exciting package!

Lisa's interview with Dave Mastovich

FIND YOUR HAPPY PLACE WITH A TWIN POP AND SOME NO BS MARKETING Nov 4, 2015 by Dave Mastovich Have you ever enjoyed a Twin Pop? Those tasty treats found at places like Walmart and Giant Eagle are produced by The Ziegenfelder Company headquartered in Wheeling, West Virginia. I had the chance to ...more

Operation Homefront 2015

Jay McSpadden and Brad Allen visited with Operation Homefront in Baltimore, MD Monday to donate proceeds from this years Red, White and Berry blast sales. This year we were able to donate over $28,000 to Operation Homefront with your help from purchasing the Red, White and Berry blast pops. A ...more

Smile Story from Christine

Message from Christine received 8/25/15 6:00 PM "I would just like to take this opportunity to let you know what a fantastic product you are selling. I came across your product by not wanting to pay $3.79 for Popsicle brand. I then saw your package on the shelf and decided for ...more

Lisa's going over the Edge!

Our CEO is going over the edge again this year! Lisa is rappelling from the Stone Center in Wheeling to support the YWCA. Please visit her page here and donate to help hundred of families, women and children in need.   For the last 33 years, the Wheeling YWCA has offered support ...more