Wholesalers & Distributors

Strategies and insights on supply chainlogistics, workforce, and more.

Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI Pulls Cub Off the Block

Growing sales and a slower dealmaking prompts the distrubutor to hold onto retail—for now.

Wholesalers & Distributors

Health Is Top Priority for Independent Farmers and Ranchers Keeping Food on Shelves

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted supply chains across markets, few more visibly than the food industry.

The new facility in Hernando, Miss., will feature advanced intelligence and automation technology.

The company invested heavily in sanitation and reward measures while seeing e-commerce and private label sales go up significantly.

The distributor says third-quarter sales increased by 12% and earnings by 54% as pandemic proves out its strategy.

The wholesaler has tapped FutureProof Retail to provide customers with the checkout solution.

Jim Gehr comes on board as chief supply chain officer, succeeding Paul Green who has moved on to president of fresh.

The government agency’s new Buy Fresh program will purchase fresh products from regional and local distributors.

The longtime food technology executive and U.S. Air Force veteran fills role of Eric Dorne, who was promoted chief operating officer.

Foodservice distributors such as Sysco and US Foods are turning to supplying grocery stores, and app-based delivery service Waitr has shifted to grocery delivery.

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