Floyd Havemeier

Herman’s Boy Floyd returns from Florida vacation with new employee in tow

March 31, 2011 // 0 Comments

Se habla español? Now everyone knows that Floyd Havemeier, of Rockford’s Herman’s Boy, likes to keep his thumb on the pulse of Rockford. (Huge understatement!) ALL THE COMFORTS OF HOME—On a recent visit to Florida, Floyd and Sharon Havemeier enjoy news from home in The Rockford Squire and “imported” Herman’s Boy coffee served by their personal butler [...]

Herman’s Boy has reinvented, reinvested for success

October 22, 2009 // 0 Comments

Family business celebrates 30 years When Floyd Havemeier purchased his first building in downtown Rockford, he had no intention of opening up his own shop, much less starting a family dynasty in Herman’s Boy, a roastery, bakery, confectionery and smokehouse located at 220 Northland Drive. Now his store employs three generations of the family, has a total staff of 20 and [...]