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CHICAGO (March 26, 2014 - PRNewswire)—As today's consumers seek healthier menu options, health has grown beyond a fad and into a lifestyle. People want to be more informed of the food they are eating and the way in which an operator or supplier is growing or preparing their food....
(March 26, 2014)—Legacy Foodservice Alliance, a foodservice distributor and supplier group, announced that Teitel Brothers Corp., in Bronx, N.Y., became a member on February 25, 2014 and Island Supply, Coconut Creek, Fla. became a member on February 20, 2014.
NEW YORK (March 23, 2013)—Broadline foodservice distributor Quandt’s Foodservice Distributors, Inc., will close its Amsterdam, N.Y. facility next week as the final stage of a buyout from US Foods.
PRINCE GEORGE, VA (March 20, 2014)—Reinhart Foodservice LLC is shutting down its operations at a facility in Prince George, Va. and relocating to a new facility in Manassas, according to a press release.
(March 14, 2014 - The Packer)—Locally grown produce has become common in retail and restaurants. Farmers are touted by name and region. It’s part of a strategy to respond to consumers who want to know more about their food – where it comes from and who is growing it. That interest...
FORT WORTH, TX (March 19, 2014)—UniPro Foodservice presented its coveted 2013 Member of the Year Award to Ben E. Keith Foods at the UniPro Spring Conference in Tampa, Florida this month. Mike Roach, Ben E. Keith Foods President, accepted the award from UniPro President and CEO Roger Toomey at...
The IFDA Sales & Marketing Leadership Committee met in February 2014 at Ben E. Keith Foods’ new Houston facility, and included 11 sales and marketing leaders from a cross section of IFDA member companies. 
DENVER (March 13, 2014)—Mile Hi Specialty Foods, a division of a Denver-based family owned and operated distributor of food service products, plans to open an office at the new WestLink Business Center, a $50 million industrial park being developed in Shawnee, Kas.
GLEN ALLEN, VA (March 12, 2014)—Legacy Foodservice Alliance honored Distributor and Supplier members with annual awards for outstanding accomplishments during the 2014 Spring Marketplace, February 17-19, at The Omni ChampionsGate, Orlando, Fla. The members were acknowledged for their...
(March 11, 2013)—Three new distributors, Sofo Foods of Georgia, Martin & Servera of Sweden, & Fortali Food Service in Brazil, joined the IFDA this month. 
BINGHAMTON, NY (March 6, 2014)—Maines Paper & Food Service Inc., of Conklin, N.Y., bought the naming rights to the Broome County Veterans Arena for $75,000 a year. But, there is one part of the name that won't be changing; the word "veterans" will remain. The arena will be...