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Sysco Appoints New Leadership
Sysco Corp. has appointed Brian Todd as senior vice president of merchandising. He succeeds Bill Day, who is retiring from the company. The...
Gold Star Foods Acquires School Meal Distributor A&R Wholesale
Gold Star Foods has acquired Southern California school meal distributor A&R Wholesale Distributors. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. The...
Gordon Food Service to Acquire Red Diamond Foodservice
Gordon Food Service has agreed to acquire Red Diamond Foodservice from Red Diamond Inc. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Following closure of...
US Foods to Acquire Broadliner F. Christiana
US Foods has agreed to acquire broadline distributor F. Christiana. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. F. Christiana distributes center-of-the-...
JD Food Opens New California DC
JD Food has opened a new distribution center in Fresno, Calif. The 65,000-square-foot facility features state-of-the-art technologies related to...
Sysco Expanding Atlanta Facility
Sysco Corp. has broken ground on an expansion of its distribution facility in Atlanta. The company intends to add a 100,000-square-foot section with...
Dade Paper & Bag to Merge with Imperial Bag & Paper
Dade Paper & Bag Co. and Imperial Bag & Paper Co. have agreed to merge businesses. Terms for the deal, expected to close in June, were not...
Shamrock Foods Acquires Southwest Distributor Dee’s FoodService
Shamrock Foods has acquired regional distributor Dee’s FoodService. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Albuquerque-based Dee’s serves...

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Consultative Selling

Health insurance 101
Bottom line: Health insurance is confusing and ready to get even more so. Every restaurant has questions. Be ready to give answers with this tutorial from the Culinary Institute of America. As medical costs continue to rise, it should come as no surprise that health insurance is one of the benefits most valued by employees. Medical insurance protects them from big bills and…

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Pizza profits during tough times
While not exactly rolling in dough, the pizza category is experiencing modest growth, according to a 2011 report from Mintel. Pizza is affordable, convenient and a canvas for variety—three favorable factors in today's…

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A case of training
Training’s tough, and while larger chains have the luxury of programs developed…

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Costa Fruit & Produce Co.
Boston, Mass. Year founded: 1953 President: Manuel R. Costa Website: www.freshideas.com 1 distribution centers 2,500 accounts 30% commercial, 30% noncommercial 2,500 SKUs 80% national brands 15% private label 5% group…