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Driscoll Foods has merged with D. Brickman to form a combined business. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 1971, Clinton, N.J.-based Driscoll Foods distributes local, regional and national brands to independent restaurants in New York’s tri-state area as well as upstate New...
DVF Foodservice Inc. has named Justin Stevens as its new president. He takes over the position from Donnie Stevens, who will continue to serve as chairman and CEO of the family-owned company. “There is very little Justin has not done or touched at DVF Foodservice since he was old enough to...
Performance Food Group has acquired Bar Harbor Seafood’s wholesale operations and a warehouse. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Jeff Hazell—who founded Orlando, Fla.-based Bar Harbor Seafood in 1986—will continue to serve as president of the business, which sources and...
US Foods Holding Corp. has agreed to acquire broadline distributor All American Foods for an undisclosed sum. Formed in 1988, North Kingstown, R.I.-based All American Foods services nearly 1,000 customers in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. US Foods will continue to operate the business...
Suisan Co. Ltd. has appointed Steve Ueda as president and CEO. Ueda—grandson of Suisan’s former longtime president, CEO and chairman Rex Matsuno—becomes the company’s eighth president since its founding in 1907. He replaces Glenn Hashimoto, who will continue to serve as an...
US Foods Holding Corp. has named Andrew Iacobucci as chief merchandising officer, succeeding Steve Guberman. Iacobucci will oversee category management, procurement, product innovation and food safety, as well as marketing efforts on behalf of the company. Iacobucci most recently served as...
Martin Bros. Distributing Co. Inc. co-founder Glen Martin passed away Dec. 22 at the age of 97. His brother and co-founder of the company, Roy C. Martin, passed away in 2003. Roy Martin launched the business as a paper goods company for restaurants called Martin Paper Co. in 1940 with the help of a...
Nicholas and Co. has acquired C&M Food Distributing Inc. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Reno, Nev.-based C&M Food Distributing is a distributor of dry goods, paper products and gourmet items to the restaurant and institutional food trade in northern Nevada. The company was founded in...
Legacy Foodservice Alliance added Lee & Giant and JC Food System Inc., as well as and Fisher Foods Inc. (doing business as Mazzone Foods), to its organization of more than 170 distributors and more than 600 supplier members. Bronx, N.Y.-based Lee & Giant and JC Food System Inc. distribute...
Baldor Specialty Foods announced that it is the first U.S. wholesaler to completely eliminate food waste from its production facility. The company reports that it has successfully diverted 100% of the organic waste generated in its Fresh Cuts operation from landfills. The move aligns with Baldor...
Quaker Valley Foods Inc. has acquired Moyer-Mitchell Co. for an undisclosed sum. The deal closed in late November. Quaker Valley and MMC are both family-owned businesses located within 25 miles of each other and share the same sales territory.