Foodservice leaders from every corner of the industry - operators, distributors and manufacturers - came together at The IFMA/IFDA Presidents Conference 2012 to discuss critical issues facing channel partners. In case you missed it, we are asking the panelists even more hard-hitting questions and featuring them on ifmaworld.com.
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PRESIDENTS CONFERENCE 2012 PANEL Q&A SERIES: 2 of 4
Bill Hale (BH): Beyond product, what are the top three things you will be looking for from manufacturers in the future?
Dan Kish, VP, Food, Panera Bread: 1.) Less "manufacturing", more real cooking. 2) Cleaner ingredient statements. 3) Innovative products that...