Each month we highlight the newest companies that make up IFMA's diverse membership community. This month Boar’s Head Brand, Christian Hansen - Natural Colors, Emmi Roth, Javo Beverage Company Inc., Lindsay Olives, Wholesome Sweeteners, Inc., and Vistex, Inc. joined IFMA. Read on to learn about their background and specialty.
The IFMA Chain Operators EXchange (COEX)--created by operators, for operators--enables chain operators to take advantage of business building insights and create personal connections with leading manufacturers.
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With all the hype of meal kits and the proliferation of meal kit companies, it would appear that the category is experiencing outstanding success. But the consumer response to meal kits tells a different story and meal kit companies are struggling to translate consumers initial exploration of the category into long-term, satisfied customers.
As restaurants enhance their delivery and take-out strategies to cater to evolving consumer needs, foodservice suppliers need to understand the implications to their business. Innovation in “beyond food” items, such as packaging, disposables and equipment are becoming increasingly important and are impacting dining experiences with food and beverage products. No matter what you supply, it’s critical to understand how your product is impacted by these changing dynamics.
At the IFMA Presidents Conference, November 5-7 in Phoenix, AZ, the robust content and dynamic presentations will cater to all types of foodservice professionals. Here are the Top 5 reasons for you to attend:
The International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) announces the recipients of the 11th annual Distributor Awards, which acknowledges distributor leadership and overall excellence within the foodservice industry. US Foods, Ben E. Keith Foods and Bill Day will each be honored at the Distributor Awards ceremony during IFMA's 55th annual Presidents Conference, co-hosted by the National Restaurant Association (NRA) and the International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) in Phoenix, AZ, November 5-7.