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DENVER (July 23, 2014)—FoodServiceWarehouse.com, an e-commerce-based foodservice equipment and supplies distributor, leasing a new distribution center in Kansas City, Mo. This represents the company's first location outside its home territory: Colorado.
The IFDA Food Safety Committee met in May at Gordon Food Service's headquarters in Grand Rapids, MI to discuss industry concerns with the Food and Drug Administration’s Sanitary Food Transportation Act (SFTA) proposed rulemaking. During the meeting, the committee reviewed the...
HOUSTON (July 23, 2014)—Sysco, North America's largest broadline foodservice distributor, has agreed to settle with the State of California all claims related to its past use of drop sites in the state.
RICHMOND, VA (July 18, 2014)—Performance Food Group, Inc. (PFG) recently named Jim Hope to the new role of Executive Vice President of Operations reporting to George Holm, President & CEO. Among his primary responsibilities, Hope will focus on PFG operations and procurement. He also will...
DULUTH, GA (July 16, 2014 - Business Wire)—NCR Corporation announced that UniP
HONOLULU (July 15, 2014)—Y. Hata & Co. is opening a new division named ChefZone, adding cash-and-carry distribution to the Honolulu-based food distributor’s portfolio. The company is currently accepting memberships and hiring for the outlet, slated to open this fall. The new 45,000...
BOISE, ID—Marcus Food Co. and Frasa International Trading have joined Golbon, a foodservice marketing group.
IFDA members recently completed the first ever IFDA Financial Quarterly Survey, and we share some top-line highlights here. Twenty-nine IFDA member companies participated in the first survey. The survey focuses on:   • Gross Margin • Operating Profit Margin • Headcount Growth...
ROSEMONT, IL (June 17, 2014)—Last month at the Reinhart Traditions Sales & Merchandising conference’s Supplier of the Year Awards Show, Reinhart Foodservice named Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee as the 2014 Supplier of the Year. In addition to the Supplier of the Year award, several...
Sysco released a statement on June 16 speaking out against a recent report regarding its proposed acquisition of the second-largest foodscervice distributor and its smaller chief rival, Illinois-based US Foods.
NEW YORK (June 12, 2014)—Driscoll Foods, an independent broadline foodservice distributor in the New York metro area, will establish a second foodservice distribution facility in Amsterdam, New York and create nearly 60 new jobs Montgomery County. The new facility will enable the...