63 Results for "Small/Midsized Business"


Annual Foodservice Ashore Solutions Event. Success.

IFMA hosted the annual "Foodservice Ashore Solutions", an enterprise-wide training opportunity for MWR (Morale, Welfare and Recreation) foodservice professionals, on June 9-12 at Navy Base Point Loma in San Diego, California. Foodservice demonstrations and samplings were featured, along with guest speakers from IFMA, Disney, the Kruse Company and Datassential.         

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Posted by IFMA July 31, 2014
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Membership, Channel Partners, Discover, Foodservice Operators, Manufacturer Members, Foodservice Brokers, Connect

August 2015 Washington Insights Update

Congress has been adjourned this month for the annual August recess. Most members, and many staff, have been away from Washington. Seemingly little negotiation has occurred on big-ticket items which members must address once they return. Perhaps the most looming item is appropriations, which must be addressed before September 30 to prevent a government shutdown. September is expected to be a busy month on Capitol Hill – in addition to appropriations, Congress must vote on the Iran nuclear agreement, transportation funding, and child nutrition reauthorization.

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Posted by FaegreBD Consulting August 31, 2015
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Washington Insights, Manufacturer Members

Do You Have WIIFW Partnerships With Your Suppliers?

Kate Vitasek shared the Vested® model, of deep collaboration, developed at the University of Tennessee during Presidents Conference 2013. Vested is a mindset of focusing on what's in it for "we" instead of what's in it for me; is a methodology and rules; and is a movement where companies play a different game by adopting new habits and business models.

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Posted by IFMA June 19, 2014
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Presidents Conference, Industry Research, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Distributors, Optimize, Discover, Foodservice Operators, Manufacturer Members, Foodservice Supply Chain

Fifth Annual Educational Foundation Silent Auction

Presidents Conference is around the corner, which means the Fifth Annual IFMA Educational Foundation Silent Auction is also coming up. Find out how you can support the future leaders of foodservice.

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Posted by Ray Welch, President, ThirsTea Corp. July 29, 2013
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Presidents Conference, Educational Foundation, Optimize, Connect

Foodservice Industry Taking to Social Media to Exchange Ideas and Advice

Foodservice professionals are leveraging IFMA’s social media channels to have candid conversations about important issues to our community and the industry as a whole. Find out what they’ve been talking about and how you can join the conversation. 

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Posted by IFMA October 20, 2015
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Connect, Social Media, Associate Members, Manufacturer Members