Supplier News en 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:40:00 +0000 174331 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Fri, 15 Jul 2016 20:39:00 +0000 171821 at Keith Weiner Promoted to Director, National Accounts for 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:45:00 +0000 171311 at Perdue Announces Industry-First Animal Care Commitments <div class="node-body article-body"><p>On June 27, Perdue Foods announced a renewed focus on animal care, a continuation of its focus on premium, trusted brands that meet evolving consumer expectations. Chairman Jim Perdue shared the company&rsquo;s commitments to animal care, a four-part plan that will accelerate its progress in animal care, strengthen relationships with farmers, build trust with multiple stakeholder groups and create an animal care culture for continued improvement.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Tue, 12 Jul 2016 19:02:00 +0000 171261 at Hormel Foods Announces Tony J. Finnestad as Corporate Development Chef for Hormel Foods Foodservice Division <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) today announced the hiring of Tony J. Finnestad as corporate development chef for its foodservice division.</p> <p>&ldquo;We are thrilled to have Tony on our team,&rdquo; said Jeffrey R. Baker, group vice president, foodservice for Hormel Foods. &ldquo;He has a fantastic knowledge of food and the real world experience of working in a foodservice kitchen.</p> <p>Tony will be a great asset to our organization and will help us to continue to bring delicious, value-added solutions to foodservice operators across the country and the world.&rdquo;</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:42:00 +0000 171011 at Help Boost Dessert Sales With OREO Summer of Wonder Sweepstakes <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Introducing OREO&reg; Summer of Wonder&mdash;a new consumer sweepstakes created to help drive summer sales of treats featuring America&rsquo;s #1 cookie. As the #1 branded dessert ingredient, served on 10% of menus,&nbsp;OREO Cookies make it easy to create delicious treats. Plus, you can sign up for free merchandising kits featuring table tents, window decals, instruction sheets and staff buttons to garner excitement and help encourage sales.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:13:00 +0000 170161 at The Wilbur Curtis Company Mourns the Loss of Industry Icon Robert A. Curtis <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With great sadness the Wilbur Curtis Company announced today the passing of its Chairman Robert A. &ldquo;Bob&rdquo; Curtis, CEO emeritus, devoted father, husband, grandfather, great grandfather, and a true legend in the foodservice and coffee industries. Bob passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, June 24, 2016 at the Los Robles Hospital in Thousand Oaks, California.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:56:00 +0000 170031 at Robert A. Curtis Perdue Farms commits to animal welfare reforms <div class="field-deck"> Chicken supplier to add windows and other enhancements to bird housing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chicken supplier to add windows and other enhancements to bird housing</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Consumer Trends News Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:09:00 +0000 169931 at <p>Perdue will be&nbsp;installing &ldquo;enhancements,&rdquo; such as ramps for the birds to climb and jump off of, hay bales, and boxes for them to jump in and run around.</p> Photo: Perdue The Boelter Companies Acquires Premier Restaurant Equipment Company <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Boelter Companies, Inc. announced that it has acquired Premier Restaurant Equipment Company based in Minneapolis, MN. United by a common business culture and a depth of talented foodservice professionals, the purchase allows for Boelter and Premier to combine resources, enhancing the process of opening a restaurant or commercial facility with a legendary vision for design and exceptional project management.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:38:00 +0000 169871 at 4 futuristic innovations for foodservice <div class="node-body article-body">While the buzz of The NRA Show floor has quieted, NRN takes another look at some of the futuristic products you may have missed.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News News Tue, 21 Jun 2016 19:48:00 +0000 168901 at