Sysco Corporation Honors 2019 Top Suppliers and Names McCormick US Branded Flavor Solutions Supplier of the Year

November 12, 2019 Sysco

Sysco Corporation is honoring supplier partners at its annual Supplier Excellence Awards event, a program that recognizes the commitment, support and partnership of suppliers who best deliver Sysco’s vision of being our customers’ most valued and trusted business partner.

Eco-Products Earns Prestigious Industry Award for Vanguard Line

November 12, 2019 Eco-Products®, PBC.

Eco-Products® announced that its groundbreaking new line of molded fiber plates and containers has won a prestigious industry honor. The new line – called Vanguard™ – earned the first place award for Innovation in Manufacturing.

Anchor Embraces the Circular Economy as a Mandate Appoints New Director-Level as Champion

November 11, 2019 Anchor Packaging

Anchor Packaging is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Stein as Director, Circular Economy. Mr. Stein brings over 30 years’ experience in food and medical packaging, a broad spectrum of manufacturing technologies, and product innovation with companies such as Pepperidge Farm and Mitsui Chemicals of America.

ROFDA to Join Forces with NGA

The National Grocers Association (NGA) and Retailer Owned Foods Distributors & Associates (ROFDA) today announced that ROFDA will merge under NGA.

Meijer Aims to Reduce In-Store Food Waste with New App-Based Pilot Program

November 11, 2019 Meijer

Customers can purchase close-dated fresh food items, including meat, produce, seafood, deli and bakery products, on the Flashfood app at up to 50 percent off, and then pick them up at the Brighton, Waterford, Commerce and Howell Meijer stores.