Supplier News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44145/more en Red Gold announces switch to BPA/BPS-free cans for Foodservice http://nrn.com/supplier-news/red-gold-announces-switch-bpabps-free-cans-foodservice <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In a historic move within the food processing industry, Red Gold, LLC has announced that it has switched to cans containing no Bisphenol A (BPA) or Bisphenol S (BPS) chemicals for its line of tomato products intended for the foodservice industry. The announcement includes canned products within the company&rsquo;s line of Redpack<sup>&reg; </sup>and Red Gold<sup>&reg; </sup>tomatoes and condiments, as well as Sacramento<sup>&reg;</sup> tomato juice.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/red-gold-announces-switch-bpabps-free-cans-foodservice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/red-gold-announces-switch-bpabps-free-cans-foodservice#comments Supplier News Wed, 02 Nov 2016 12:44:00 +0000 179531 at http://nrn.com Registration Now Open for The NAFEM Show 2017 in Orlando, Fla. http://nrn.com/supplier-news/registration-now-open-nafem-show-2017-orlando-fla <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="https://www.thenafemshow.org/about-the-show/register/">Registration is now open</a>&nbsp;for The NAFEM Show 2017, the world&rsquo;s leading biennial experience of innovative foodservice equipment and supplies for food prep, cooking, storage and table service from 500+ manufacturers. The NAFEM Show 2017 takes place Feb. 9-11, 2017 at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/registration-now-open-nafem-show-2017-orlando-fla" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/registration-now-open-nafem-show-2017-orlando-fla#comments Supplier News Mon, 31 Oct 2016 14:24:00 +0000 179331 at http://nrn.com McCain® Foodservice Offers a Free Case of Brew City® Products With Limited-Time Rebate http://nrn.com/supplier-news/mccain-foodservice-offers-free-case-brew-city-products-limited-time-rebate <div class="node-body article-body"><p>For a limited time, <em>McCain<sup>&reg;</sup></em>Foodservice is offering a <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.mccainusafoodservice.com_campaign_firstcasefree&amp;d=DQMFaQ&amp;c=H98lxvesFHsl1ZPcztRg4g&amp;r=7Ko_I1JE15ICxQKO94IejQ&amp;m=GOal9JaS1Y90vazSPtlevEo-QLCIg7J5-0cqc32Tli0&amp;s=CQHkurnpvErQ38uUsAj4IBduPQxRGujQm6jJH5VzBPw&amp;e=">rebate</a> that operators can redeem to receive their first case of the crispy, craft beer battered <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.mccainusafoodservice.com_Brand_BrewCity&amp;d=DQMFaQ&amp;c=H98l</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/mccain-foodservice-offers-free-case-brew-city-products-limited-time-rebate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/mccain-foodservice-offers-free-case-brew-city-products-limited-time-rebate#comments Supplier News Thu, 13 Oct 2016 13:55:00 +0000 178191 at http://nrn.com McCain® Foodservice Releases New White Paper to Support Operators Looking to Boost Profit http://nrn.com/supplier-news/mccain-foodservice-releases-new-white-paper-support-operators-looking-boost-profit <div class="node-body article-body"><p>After extensive industry research, McCain&reg; Foodservice publishes a new white paper, identifying late night menus as an untapped revenue source that can boost operators&rsquo; bottom line. Late night traffic grew 2 percent in 2015.1 Because of this growth, operators can earn up to $65,000 in incremental revenue by attracting 100 patrons per week to a late night program.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/mccain-foodservice-releases-new-white-paper-support-operators-looking-boost-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/mccain-foodservice-releases-new-white-paper-support-operators-looking-boost-profit#comments Supplier News Thu, 06 Oct 2016 12:36:00 +0000 177461 at http://nrn.com Whole Earth Sweetener Co. Officially Launches Nationwide a Full Range of Naturally Sourced, Carefully Crafted, Zero- and Lower-Calorie Sweetener Options http://nrn.com/supplier-news/whole-earth-sweetener-co-officially-launches-nationwide-full-range-naturally-sourced-c <div class="node-body article-body"><p>On September 6, 2016, Whole Earth Sweetener Co. officially launched its full range of naturally sourced, carefully crafted, and blended zero- and lower-calorie sweetener products. As part of the launch, the company announced that Starbucks has chosen Whole Earth Sweetener Co.&rsquo;s <em>Nature Sweet</em><strong>&reg;</strong> as the company&rsquo;s first stevia-based sweetener to be served at U.S. and Canada Starbucks locations.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/whole-earth-sweetener-co-officially-launches-nationwide-full-range-naturally-sourced-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/whole-earth-sweetener-co-officially-launches-nationwide-full-range-naturally-sourced-c#comments Supplier News Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:55:00 +0000 176011 at http://nrn.com The UNCLE BEN’S® Brand Inspires Healthier Futures with Ben’s Beginners™ Cooking Contest http://nrn.com/supplier-news/uncle-ben-s-brand-inspires-healthier-futures-ben-s-beginners-cooking-contest <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Healthy habits begin at home and at school, which is why the UNCLE BEN&rsquo;S&reg; Brand, the number-one global rice brand, is encouraging families to cook together in the Ben&rsquo;s Beginners&trade; Cooking Contest. The contest offers an exciting way for parents and kids to make lifelong memories in the kitchen as well as a chance to better their community and school with a single dish.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/uncle-ben-s-brand-inspires-healthier-futures-ben-s-beginners-cooking-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/uncle-ben-s-brand-inspires-healthier-futures-ben-s-beginners-cooking-contest#comments Supplier News Mon, 12 Sep 2016 20:57:00 +0000 175821 at http://nrn.com Brent Fraser Promoted To Vice President of Sales at Clear Springs Foods, Inc. http://nrn.com/supplier-news/brent-fraser-promoted-vice-president-sales-clear-springs-foods-inc <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Clear Springs Foods, Inc. announces that Brent Fraser has been promoted to Vice President of Sales effectively immediately.&nbsp;</p> <p>VP of Sales and Marketing Kurt Myers commented that:&nbsp; &ldquo;Brent has demonstrated he is an excellent leader and deserving of this promotion.&nbsp; He assumes responsibility for implementing foodservice and retail sales initiatives.&nbsp; He will work closely with our seven Regional Sales Managers promoting our products across the United States and Canada.&rdquo;</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/brent-fraser-promoted-vice-president-sales-clear-springs-foods-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/brent-fraser-promoted-vice-president-sales-clear-springs-foods-inc#comments Supplier News Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:39:00 +0000 175251 at http://nrn.com <p>Brent Fraser&nbsp;</p> Greg Hug Joins Server Products http://nrn.com/supplier-news/greg-hug-joins-server-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Server Products is pleased to announce the hiring of Greg Hug as Engineering Manager.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier-news/greg-hug-joins-server-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier-news/greg-hug-joins-server-products#comments Supplier News Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:40:00 +0000 174331 at http://nrn.com Sabert Corporation Acquires Mullinix Packages, Inc. http://nrn.com/supplier/sabert-corporation-acquires-mullinix-packages-inc <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">Sabert&nbsp;Corporation, a leading global food packaging company, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of&nbsp;Mullinix&nbsp;Packages, Inc. (Mullinix) from Mason Wells.&nbsp;Mullinix&nbsp;is a leading U.S. provider of plastic packaging solutions to food processors and the foodservice industry.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier/sabert-corporation-acquires-mullinix-packages-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier/sabert-corporation-acquires-mullinix-packages-inc#comments Supplier News Fri, 15 Jul 2016 20:39:00 +0000 171821 at http://nrn.com Keith Weiner Promoted to Director, National Accounts for Dole Packaged Foods, LLC http://nrn.com/supplier/keith-weiner-promoted-director-national-accounts-dole-packaged-foods-llc <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Dole Packaged Foods, LLC announces the promotion of Keith Weiner to Director, National Accounts.&nbsp; Since joining Dole in 2013, Weiner has demonstrated an aptitude for cultivating new chain business while expanding purchases from existing accounts. &ldquo;Keith performed exceptionally well in his role as National Accounts Manager,&rdquo; says Stuart McAllister, Dole VP Foodservice, Industrial and Specialty.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier/keith-weiner-promoted-director-national-accounts-dole-packaged-foods-llc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier/keith-weiner-promoted-director-national-accounts-dole-packaged-foods-llc#comments Supplier News Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:45:00 +0000 171311 at http://nrn.com