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(July 25, 2016)—Golbon, the foodservice marketing group based in Boise, Idaho, has appointed Darwin Lacer as director of Golbon Protein Advantage (GPA) Lacer is a 25-year veteran of the foodservice industry, having held key positions at Excel Beef and Sysco. Golbon said in a staement that...
(July 21, 2016)—Southwest Traders Inc., a broadline distributor specializing in the yogurt, ice cream, juice and smoothie bar, and coffee segments of the industry, has rejoined the IFDA. Founded in 1977, the Temecula, Calif.-based company currently has five distribution centers serving...
(July 21, 2016)—Gordon Food Service announced the appointement of Brent Chrite to the company’s board of directors, effective Oct. 1, 2016. Dr. Elrie LaBrent “Brent” Chrite currently serves as dean of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver....
(July 20, 2016)—Timothy R. McLevish has resigned effective immediately from his position on the US Foods Holding Corp. board of directors after it was announced that he will become the executive chairman of Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. upon the completion of its planned spinoff. Because...
(July 1, 2016)—Sysco has acquired Supplies on the Fly, an e-commerce platform that sells foodservice equipment and supplies to foodservice operators. "With annual revenue of approximately $105 million, Supplies on the Fly has delivered consistent and impressive sales growth over the...
(June 27, 2016 - Globe Newswire)—The Chefs' Warehouse Inc., a distributor of specialty food products in North America, announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of MT Food Service Inc., based in Chicago. Founded in the mid-1990s, MT is a wholesale distributor of dairy...
(June 27, 2016)—Golbon foodservice marketing group recently announced the addition of M.R. Williams, Inc. located in Henderson, NC.
(June 21, 2016)—Sysco Corp, the largest foodservice distributor in North America, has made a commitment to source 100% cage-free eggs throughout its entire U.S. supply chain by 2026.  The company, which amassed $48.7 billion in sales last year, with approximately 425,...
(June 13, 2016)—US Foods recently introduced its “Serve Good” line, featuring a wide range of products including cage-free eggs, organic bread, non-GMO oils and sustainable seafood.
(June 9, 2016 - Globe Newswire)—Sysco Corporation today announced that the European Commission has unconditionally cleared its proposed acquisition of the Brakes Group following a review under the European Union Merger Regulation.
(June 2, 2016)—Maines Paper & Food Service Inc. recently opened a new distribution center in Aberdeen, Maryland. The new 123,000-square-foot facility provides 130 new jobs primarily servicing Baltimore-, Washington-, and Philadelphia-area restaurants, with additional business in New...