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2010-10-19 07:30:00

DALLAS, Texas, October 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - ReportsandReports Announces it Will Carry Lunch Trends in the U.S. Foodservice Market Research Report in its Store Browse the complete Report on: http://www.reportsandreports.com/reports/36589-lunch-trends-in-the-us-foodser vice-market.html Browse All Foodservice Reports: http://www.reportsandreports.com/tags/foodservice-market-research.html Search More Then 50000 Market Research Reports at ReportsandReports...

2010-08-20 15:23:00

Chicago Teamsters Win Back Jobs CHICAGO, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teamsters who offload trucks for U.S. Foodservice in Bensonville, Ill. declared victory today after the company backed off of threats to layoff the union workforce at the end of the month. The members of Teamsters Local Union 703 are employed by Labor One, Inc. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100127/IBTLOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100127/IBTLOGO ) In late July, U.S....

2010-08-17 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- FoodBizSupply.com, an online leader for quality sustainable foodservice supply and to-go packaging, announced today the availability of ConServe(TM) gloves on the company's retail site. Manufactured by FoodHandler, the compostable gloves provide foodservice operators and handlers an eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastic, polyethylene and other harmful materials. "The foodservice industry is slowly, yet increasingly becoming more eco-conscious...

2010-08-06 09:00:00

PORT ORANGE, Fla., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Foodservice broke ground today to expand its Port Orange division's food distribution center to 409,000-square-feet and support the continuing growth of the company's Central Florida distribution business. Construction on the $33-million expansion at 5425 S. Williamson Blvd. is expected to be completed by July 2011. Once the expansion is complete, the company will close its nearby Ormond Beach location. Its more than 330 employees will move...

2010-07-22 07:15:00

HAYWARD, Calif., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The premier manufacturer of the world's finest cooking equipment since 1857, Montague is setting the foodservice industry a-sizzle with the Montague Suite Dreams Design Challenge, an exciting competition that pairs a designer and chef/operator, and pits them against other pairs of like teams to create the ultimate kitchen suite design. Montague will award the winning suite to the venue for which it was designed. Plus, the winning design team and...

2010-07-13 09:45:00

ROSEMONT, Ill., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Foodservice, one of the nation's largest food distributors, is gearing up for the grilling season by providing restaurants with tips on how to make their grill and business sizzle. Restaurant operators can visit foodsight(TM)(www.usfoodsight.com) to learn new ways to incorporate pork and poultry into their menu through helpful articles and recipes, and by viewing videos of cooking demonstrations. "Restaurant operators need to keep up with...

2010-06-22 12:26:00

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Vistex, a global SAP Software Solution Partner, reports increasing adoption of its industrial-strength enterprise solutions for foodservice trade spend management. Several of the country's leading foodservice manufacturers, including companies such as the Schwan Food Company, Pilgrim's Pride and SCA have selected and implemented the solutions developed by Vistex. Additionally, many of the nation's leading foodservice distributors, including...

2010-06-16 13:44:00

Delegation Asks Company to Cease Bad Faith-Bargaining in Streator, Ill ROSEMONT, Ill., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A caravan of Teamster 18-wheelers from Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Minnesota and Wisconsin surrounded KKR's U.S. Foodservice headquarters today in protest of the company's unwillingness to bargain in good faith with its employees in Streator, Ill. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100127/IBTLOGO) (Logo:...

2010-06-04 14:08:00

WASHINGTON, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Foodservice today answered First Lady Michelle Obama's call to help schools promote healthy eating habits as part of the "Chefs Move to Schools" initiative. The program, run through the U.S. Department of Agriculture, allows chefs to adopt K-12 schools across the United States to help reduce childhood obesity. U.S. Foodservice Corporate Chef Marty Bermpohl joined Mrs. Obama on the South Lawn of The White House this morning to launch the program....

2010-04-29 13:19:00

ROSEMONT, Ill., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Foodservice is helping its restaurant operator customers combine fresh seasonal produce with the latest trends in healthy eating to make this spring a season of business growth. Restaurant operators can visit foodsight(TM) (www.usfoodsight.com) and Beyond the Plate(TM) (www.beyondtheplate.com) to learn new ways to incorporate fresh, seasonal produce into their menu items through articles, recipes, interactive resources, and a chat room to...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.