Wholesalers & Distributors

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

Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI Condemns Sudden Teamsters Strike in Fort Wayne

The walkout, which the distributor calls "counterproductive" and "illegal," was sparked by the dismissal of a longtime employee, the union says, and comes amid an impasse in talks on a new contract.

Wholesalers & Distributors

AWG’s Stephanie Becker Honored With NGA’s Spirit of America Award

The award recognizes her commitment to the independent grocery industry.

The deal continues natural food distribution, and adds private brands and new services for 200 U.S. food co-ops.

The CEO of Silver Rock Consulting has “extensive knowledge in business development and transformational leadership,” KeHE President and CEO Brandon Barnholt says.

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

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.

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

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