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This area is dedicated to those of us in the Distributor / Supplier Network. All comments and views are appreciated and requested. What do we do wrong and what do we do right?

Members: 72
Latest Activity: Oct 20, 2012

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"Value Added Services" 4 Replies

Started by Vicki. Last reply by Dave Lee Jul 24, 2009.

Distribution and social media 1 Reply

Started by Caroline Perkins. Last reply by WaldoWares Jun 2, 2009.

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Non-Operator
Comment by Samuel Rubenstein on October 20, 2012 at 3:54pm

Researching different online/web based systems for ordering produce and other menu items from suppliers.  A lot of the systems I have found seem to be proprietary to a particular supplier or to a consortium.  While any recommendations, even for a proprietary system woudl be appreciated, I'm particularly interested in systems where I can compare produce and products from different suppliers and manufacturers.  Any advice?  Many thanks.

Comment by Evita Gilgemyn on February 16, 2011 at 12:08pm

Hello
We offer individually wrapped wet wipes, food service wipers, and "linen-style" napkins and guest towels. Yes, even with your own logo!
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Non-Operator
Comment by Dan Ziegler on January 7, 2011 at 11:35am

Hi Group.

Anyone distributing tobacco, candy, cigarettes to food service / convenience stores? Im looking for purchasing directors.

 

Thanks!

Dan

ycdbinc@gmail.com

Comment by RICHARD SMITH on January 20, 2010 at 8:05am
Driploc,The leader in grease containment. We offer grease containment for every application available plus we offer hinge kits for the exhaust fans so they are not damaged by service tech's or unforeseen accidents. Also available is our concrete cleaning equipment that works with most pressure washers

Non-Operator
Comment by WaldoWares on July 29, 2009 at 5:42am
Hi Everyone,

Let me introduce myself as a commercial restaurant products supplier since years.

Waldowares.com is one of the leading Restaurant Supply Superstore online featuring around 6000 commercial food service products for Restaurants and other food service businesses at amazing prices.

Get upto 50% off on Disposables and also buy other restaurant and kitchen accessories at discounted prices.

From Stylish glasses to wide range of dining accessories, Knives and cutlery to catering and buffet accessories, Bar to office supplies, Waldowares delivers almost every product you would need for effectively running your Food service business.

100% Customer satisfaction !! Fast and Easy shipping !! Quality Products !! are some of the key features at Waldowares.
Comment by Dave Lee on July 24, 2009 at 3:10pm
Hi Everyone!
I'm loving FohBoh more and more everyday! What a great resource and true moral booster.

I'm a manufacturer of Eco-Friendly Compostable tableware based in Los Angeles, CA. I'm here to make friends, get ideas, and listen to distributor's needs/wants.

All the Best!

Dave

Non-Operator
Comment by Mendy Cunningham on July 22, 2009 at 7:37am
Hi, distributors! Here is a discussion topic from our online community, FDtalk. I wanted to check with you FohBoh folks on it as well. The question comes from Toni Rae Brotons, IFDA's Director of Education & Research, as she's busily planning sessions for our October conference. She needs to know what you distributors need/want to know! Here's how she phrases it:

"So what's keeping you awake at night? Who do you want to hear or talk to in Baltimore about problems or solutions? What are you looking forward to when you get there?"

Any category is fair game - warehousing, fleets, sustainability, HR, IT... anything!

We'd love to hear which areas you feel are needing more attention and education from us. Thanks for your input!

Mendy
Comment by IFDA-Foodservice-Distribution on March 17, 2009 at 7:18am
Big doings at IFDA! Look for an announcement on my page about an online community designed specifically for foodservice distributors. Soon you'll be able to easily connect with your peers AND your customers!

Non-Operator
Comment by Mendy Cunningham on February 16, 2009 at 10:30am
http://www.fohboh.com/?i=2ojndnodjmsk1
Come join me at Managing Critical Control Points Through Activity-Based Costing!

International Foodservice Distributors Association is hosting this online event. Geared to help distributors evaluate which processes and services add value and which do not. How do you calculate "true" profit?

Join us Feb. 24, 2:00 PM EST
Comment by Alfredo Nasti Jr on December 11, 2008 at 6:50am
Greetings, I am a supplier of frozen foods to the institutional trade as well as just started my own line of Organic Blood Orange Juice from Sicily from the farm my family owns. The cousins wanted to sell the land but I decided buying it and giving it a go at the juice business was worth a shot. This allowed the people in the town(pop-2100) to continue taking what they needed from the land and adding some jobs to boot. I look forward to saying hello to all members in the group and willing to offer assistance and contacts to anyone that needs. Ciao, Alfredo
 
 
 

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