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(June 10, 2015)—Gordon Food Service held a grand opening celebration at its 420,000-square-foot distribution center in Imperial, Pennsylvania, 16 miles west of Pittsburgh. Attending the event were Lance Chimka, Regional Director of the Governor’s Action Team; Bob Hurley, Director of...
BOISE, ID (May 28, 2015)—Chi & Hing Food Service, Inc., US Meat and Restaurant Supply and Get Fresh Producehave recently joined Golbon, a national foodservice buying group headquartered in Boise, Id. Founded in 1963, Golbon is made up of 200 independent foodservice and c-store...
FORT WORTH, TX (May 27, 2015)—Mike Roach, president of Fort Worth-based foodservice distributor Ben E. Keith Foods since 1997, will retire effective June 30. Roach will be succeeded by Mike Sweet, current executive vice president of the company. Under Roach’s leadership, the company...
SEABROOK, NH (May 19, 2015)—US Foods is has announced it will open a new distribution center in Seabrook, N.H.
CHARLOTTE, NC (May 8, 2015)—Compass Group USA was recently named as a Charlotte Business Journal Healthiest Employer. Compass Group ranked in the top fifteen companies in the large employers (500+ employees) category in the Charlotte metro area.  The health and wellness of associates is...
BOISE, ID (April 27, 2015)—Golbon announces that long-term industry executive Don Poulin has joined the organization as Director of Member Development, Southeast Region. His industry experience spans over 30 years, having worked for foodservice groups as wells independent distributors.
ALPHARETTA, GA (April 27, 2015) —F.A.B., Inc. (Frosty Acres Brands) recently announced that Chip Walker has been named F.A.B. President & CEO.
TORONTO (April 27, 2015 - Globe Newswire)—Sysco Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sysco Corporation, announced that it has agreed to acquire Tannis Trading, Inc., a broadline foodservice distributor in Ottawa, Ontario.
HOUSTON (April 22, 2015 - Globe Newswire)—Sysco Corporation filed a memorandum opposing the U.S. Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) effort to block its proposed merger with US Foods, a transaction that would make the U.S. foodservice distribution industry more...
CHARLOTTE, NC (April 22, 2015)—Compass Group USA revealed its new sustainability platform, intended to advance its efforts to protect and manage food sources and the people who harvest and grow those sources. 
(IFDA - April 7, 2015)—Product damage in the warehouse or on a delivery truck is a thorn in the side of any operations manager.  Whether a product arrives damaged from the manufacturer or is damaged in put-away, there needs to be a process to handle the situation. A damaged product could...