Markel Food Group Announces MBS Leadership University Graduates

MBS Leadership University Graduates

In March 2022, Markel Food Group celebrated the graduation of the first class of 14 students from the Markel Business System Leadership University.  The university was started with the intention of developing a pipeline of senior management professionals that would be both ambassadors and practitioners of the Markel Business System.  This 15-month journey provides online […]

CEO of Markel Food Group, Ken Newsome, inducted into Baking Hall of Fame

Ken Newsome, CEO

Ken Newsome, chief executive officer, Markel Food Group was inducted into the American Society of Baking’s Baking Hall of Fame. Honored for building the world’s industry leading supplier of industrial baking equipment, Mr. Newsome originally acquired AMF Bakery Systems and quickly grew the Company into the largest manufacturer of soft bread, bun and roll production […]

Markel Food Group Reveals New Brand Logo and Updated Website

New Markel Food Group Logo

Richmond, Virginia – Markel Food Group, parent brand for the family of companies inclusive of AMF Bakery Systems, Reading Bakery Systems, and Solbern, unveiled today a newly redesigned logo and visual identity. Coinciding with the updated logo, the company website ( has also evolved to reflect the brand’s continuous evolution and growing portfolio of food processing […]