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Golbon has added Pivotal Retail Group (dba JHOSS Global), Native Maine Produce & Specialty Foods, and O’Mara Foods Inc. to its distributor membership. Marietta, Ga.-based JHOSS Global, a business unit of Pivotal Retail Group, distributes dry groceries, chemicals, and small wares and...
Golden State Foods has made several changes to its executive leadership and global food operations teams. The changes come as GSF aims to streamline its global operations and administrative functions. As part its new structure, the company promoted Joe Heffington to corporate senior vice president...
Dot Foods has begun construction on a new distribution center in Bullhead City, Ariz. The $30 million facility will be the company’s 11th distribution hub. Located on 45 acres, the 185,000-square-foot facility will include offices; dry, refrigerated and frozen warehouse space; and a truck...
McLane Company Inc. has expanded its distribution agreement with Burger King. With the expanded business, McLane Foodservice will distribute to an additional 600 restaurants in Alabama, Florida, Georgia and Tennessee. Terms for the agreement were not disclosed. McLane Foodservice now services...
US Foods has agreed to acquire meat processor and supplier FirstClass Foods. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Established in 1962, Hawthorne, Calif.-based FirstClass Foods is a center-of-the-plate protein supplier that specializes in custom processing and portion control cuts of beef, pork,...
Maines Paper & Food Service Inc. announced a set of strategic priorities intended to help the business to optimally compete in the current industry environment and position for future growth. The announcement comes as the company looks forward to marking its 100th year in business in 2019. As...
Creation Gardens Inc. has acquired Cincinnati-based produce distributor Lasita & Sons Produce. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Established nearly 100 years ago, Lasita & Sons Produce services foodservice customers such as fine-dining restaurants, quick serves and healthcare...
Performance Food Group Co. has agreed to acquire broadliner Ellenbee Leggett. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Established in 1960, Cincinnati-based Ellenbee Leggett distributes to independent and multiunit restaurants as well as schools, healthcare facilities, caterers and commissaries.
US Foods has agreed to acquire Alabama meat processor and distributor SRA Foods. Terms for the deal were not disclosed. Birmingham-based SRA Foods is a family-owned business with about $80 million in annual sales. The company has a roughly 70,000-square-foot operations facility, a 20-truck fleet...
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...