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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...
ROSEMONT, IL (June 12, 2014)—US Foods announced plans to open a distribution center in Seabrook, N.H. to better serve its customers throughout the New England area. The company currently services this customer base from its facility in Peabody, Mass. While the Peabody facility is...
KEARNEY, NE (July 1, 2014)—The new cooler-freezer building for Cash-Wa Distributing in Kearney is officially in use.
MONTEREY, CA (May 29, 2014)—PRO*ACT has earned a Green Business Certification from the Monterey Bay Area Green Business Program. The certification is part of an effort to recognize companies in the region for “exceeding environmental regulatory requirements, preventing pollution...