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Who Was H. J. Heinz?

Authors: Burgan, Michael
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
BISAC/Subject: JNF025200, JNF007000, JNF014000
ISBN: 9781524791490, Related ISBNs: 0448488655, 1524790958, 1524791490, 9780448488653, 9781524790950
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 112,
Audience: Children/juvenile
Synopsis: Who HQ has way more than 57 reasons why you'll want to read the amazing story of H. J. Heinz--the American entrepreneur who brought tomato ketchup to the masses.

Learn how this son of German immigrants from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, turned his small food-packaging company into a booming business known for its fair treatment of workers and pioneering safe food preparation standards. This American success story follows Heinz from his early days as a pickle and vinegar merchant in the 1800s to the name behind the nation's number-one brand of ketchup. The name that's on everyone's lips is now part of the Who Was? series.
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