63 Results for "Connect"

August: Welcome IFMA's newest members!

Each month we highlight the newest companies that make up IFMA's diverse membership community. Read on to learn about their backgrounds and specialties.

Posted by IFMA August 18, 2014
Tagged in: Membership, Connect, Associate Members, manufacturer memebers

Pay It Forward with a Silver Plate Nomination

If there's one thing I learned from working in the foodservice industry for the past 26 years, it is the importance of building customer relationships. Establishing strong relationships with your customers is only possible if you have a thorough understanding of their business and needs. Staying in tune with the issues your customers are facing will better enable you to be in the position to provide solutions to their problems. 

Posted by Loren Kimura, President & CEO, Basic American Foods
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Gold & Silver Plate, COEX, Distinguished Foodservice Awards, Connect

Operators Design a COEX to Tackle the New Complexities in Foodservice

COEX 2014, March 2-5, will deliver breakthrough best practices for collaboration between operators and manufacturers. The 3-day insights-driven and networking event created by operators will aid partners in speaking the same language, thus enabling the co-creation of demand to reach the ultimate target: the consumer.

Posted by November 20, 2013
Tagged in: COEX, Consumer Planning, Channel Partners, Distributors, Distinguished Foodservice Awards, Connect, Foodservice Operators, Manufacturer Members, Foodservice Supply Chain

Operators on Driving Supply Chain Efficiency

The foodservice supply chain matured over the past decade, with increased use of technology, more data, and improved collaboration. We asked operators to weigh in on how this has effected them.

Posted by August 13, 2014
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Optimize, Connect, Foodservice Operators, Foodservice Supply Chain

How Google Serves as a Guide to Manage Substantial Change in the Foodservice Industry

The foodservice industry is at a tipping point of massive change that is coming over the next five years and will dramatically affect how manufacturers, operators and distributors conduct business for decades to come. At IFMA’s 53rd Annual Presidents Conference, one executive from Google will provide insights on how the tech leader has reacted to rapid change, and the importance of anticipating transformation.

Posted by October 05, 2015
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Foodservice Leaders, Connect, Discover, Manufacturer Members