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(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...
(June 1, 2016)—Pro-Act, the produce supply-chain management company, has announced that David Peterson will fill the newly created role of senior vice president of sales. He will be responsible for developing sales strategy and driving sales through the creation and management of client...
(May 27, 2016)—Bill Wylie has joined Golbon, a foodservice buying group, as a program manager. His industry experience spans over 30 years, having held senior sales and management positions for foodservice distributors, specializing in increasing sales of center-of-the-plate premium proteins.
(May 27, 2016)—Broadline distributor US Foods sold shares at the upper end of its target in an initial public offering after being the largest privately held US foodservice distributor for nine years. US Foods raised $1.02 billion after private-equity firms Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC and...
(May 26, 2016)—Creation Gardens, a Kentucky-based foodservice distributor, announced the acquisition of ReFresh Produce of Cincinnati. This acquisition will lead to a new division specializing in fresh-cut produce offerings, enhancing the customer experience by offering in-house processing of...
(May 19, 2016)—US Foods announced an agreement to acquire Freshway Foods, a fresh fruit and vegetable processor, repacker and distributor serving customers throughout the Eastern half of the United States