PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Mister Bee Potato Chip Company is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Parkersburg-based Mister Bee didn't list its assets or liabilities in the Chapter 11 petition filed Nov. 21 in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of West Virginia.
Mister Bee President Doug Klein tells WTAP-TV that the company is looking to reorganize and take on a new investor.
According to court filings, the company's largest unsecured creditor is UTZ Quality Foods of Charleston, which is owed $677,623.
A creditors meeting is set for Jan. 1, 2012, in Charleston.