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Technomic Finds Healthy Eating Lifestyle An Opportunity for Restaurants
CHICAGO (March 26, 2014 - PRNewswire)—As today's consumers seek healthier menu options, health has grown beyond a fad and into a lifestyle...
Island Supply and Teitel Brothers Join Legacy Foodservice Alliance
(March 26, 2014)—Legacy Foodservice Alliance, a foodservice distributor and supplier group, announced that Teitel Brothers Corp., in Bronx, N.Y...
US Foods Finalizing Quandt's Buyout
NEW YORK (March 23, 2013)—Broadline foodservice distributor Quandt’s Foodservice Distributors, Inc., will close its Amsterdam, N.Y....
Reinhart to Close and Sell Prince George Distribution Facility
PRINCE GEORGE, VA (March 20, 2014)—Reinhart Foodservice LLC is shutting down its operations at a facility in Prince George, Va. and relocating...
Locally-Sourced Produce Now Commonplace in Foodservice and Retail
(March 14, 2014 - The Packer)—Locally grown produce has become common in retail and restaurants. Farmers are touted by name and region. It...
Ben E. Keith Named UniPro 2013 Member of the Year
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...
IFDA Committee Explores Feasibility of a Strategic Analysis Plan for IFDA Members
The IFDA Sales & Marketing Leadership Committee met in February 2014 at Ben E. Keith Foods’ new Houston facility, and included 11 sales and...
Mile Hi Specialty Food To Open Distribution Center in Kansas
DENVER (March 13, 2014)—Mile Hi Specialty Foods, a division of a Denver-based family owned and operated distributor of food service products,...

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Consultative Selling

The logistics of serving 500 tasting portions to a crowd
Bottom line: It can be hard for a restaurateur to know—without practice—how to figure out servings for a massive crowd at an event. Some guidance can save time, labor, and food cost. John Rivers, chef-owner or 4Rivers Smokehouse in Winter Park, Florida, is diligent about doing his homework before an event. He researches the…

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2012 trend book: Sustainability
Sometimes big changes come in small packages. It might not seem like a big deal…

The Extra Mile

Not “selling to,” but “buying for”
Pate Dawson Company (PDC) has redefined its go-to-market strategy from being a distributor that sells to customers to one that buys for them. The distinction is significant, says John Paré, business solutions…

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J. Kings Food Service Professionals
Holtsville, NY Year founded: 1974 Chairman/president/ceo: John King Website: www.jkings.com 1 distribution centers 1,500-1,700 accounts 10,000 SKUs 90% national brands 10% private label 50% street accounts sales…