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(May 5, 2016)—Performance Food Group (PFG), the nation's third largest foodservice distributor, announced a deal with seafood restaurant chain Red Lobster.
HOUSTON (April 26, 2016 - Globe Newswire)—Sysco Corporation named three experienced executives to new leadership roles in foodservice operations, effective at the beginning of its new fiscal year on July 3, 2016.
ROSEMONT, IL (April 13, 2016)—US Foods announced the acquisition of Food Genius, a provider of foodservice data and analytics. The Food Genius team members will join US Foods. Focused exclusively on foodservice, Food Genius offers a suite of technology applications which simplify the...
(April 13, 2016)—New York-area foodservice distributor Ginsberg’s Foods is implementing Appian routing and scheduling software from TMW Systems, the companies announced in a joint release. Ginsberg’s Foods, which operates across a six-state region from its Hudson, New York,...
(April 11, 2016)—Ben E. Keith Company, received the UniPro Foodservice 2015 Key Distributor Award at UniPro’s Spring Purchasing Conference in Tampa, Florida. UniPro CEO Bob Stewart presented the award at UniPro’s annual Awards Luncheon held this year in the...
The $268 billion foodservice supply chain is competitive and efficient with the notable exception of how business is transacted between independent operators and their suppliers. Technomic research and observations reveal that foodservice distributor sales representatives (DSRs) spend most of their...
(March 30, 2016)—A shelving system supporting boxes of frozen frood product collapsed at the Reinhart Foodservice warehouse in Manassas, Va., on Tuesday, March 29, killing one employee and injuring seven others.
(March 28, 2016)—Tucker International (TI-USA), located in Jacksonville, Fla., has joined national foodservice buying group Golbon as a distributor member. The company has been an exporter for the quick-service and casual-dining operator since 1993, and offers products in dry, frozen and...
(March 26, 2016)—The IFDA and Ben E. Keith Foods recently announced the creation of the Mike Roach Leadership Award. The purpose of the program is to recognize high-potential leaders in foodservice distribution. It will identify and acknowledge one outstanding participant annually in the IFDA...
(Feb. 26, 2016)—US Foods will acquire the assets of Cara Donna Provision Company, a wholesale distributor of food and food related products to restaurants and foodservice customers throughout New England. Cara Donna serves approximately 1,300 customers in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New...
(Feb. 25, 2016)—Sysco Corporation announced last week that it has acquired North Star Seafood, for an undisclosed amount.