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New Foodservice Products 7/29/20

This week we’ve added 3 items to our inventory. First, from It’ll Be Pizza, we’ve added 2 parbaked blonde (white) pizza crusts in 12″ and 16″ sizes. From J&J Snacks we’ve added an awesomely snackable new item – 4″ straight, soft pretzel sticks.

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Leveraging Cookies for Customer Loyalty

Whether you call them guests or customers, whether they’re grabbing-and-going or checking out after a sit-down meal, they all have the same weakness… the allure of strategically placed impulse purchase items.

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Chef’s Pantry: Cheese Curds

A cheese curd is essentially the cheese solids that remains after being separated, or cut, from the whey in the cheese making process. Cheese curds as we know them are a young un-aged, unformed cheese…

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Best Grab ‘n Go Containers for Schools

Looking for the perfect grab n’ go option for your students? Look no further, Dennis Paper & Food Service has the right containers, in the perfect size and the best materials for your needs…

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New Products 8/1/18

This week we’ve added 4 new items to our inventory. Starting in the dairy category, we’ve added 3/4 oz slices of yellow cheddar cheese from Great Lakes. From Fiera we’ve added “Everything!” bagels. Tired of bread disguised as a bagel? If you want to add real bagels to your operation, made in the authentic New York bagel tradition, our Fiera Bagels deliver what customers crave. In non-foods we’ve added two new item. Perfect for grab-and-go slices and personal pizzas, we’ve added square windowed clamshell pizza boxes from Dopaco. Lastly, from Certo we’ve added 2-ply toilet tissue. Certo Toilet Tissue delivers comfort and quality to the restroom for an excellent value. The 2-Ply Toilet Tissue is made with 100% recycled materials, and meets EPA requirements for post-consumer waste.

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New Products 7/25/18

This week we’ve added 6 new items to our inventory. New in seafood we’ve added frozen clam strips from Galilean. Founded in 1978, Galilean Seafoods is one of the largest hand-shucked clam suppliers in the United States. From Pillsbury and absolutely perfect for school food programs, we’ve added two new whole grain crescents; chocolate filled and grape filled. From Regal Nonpareil come 2 new french fry options, 1/2″ cut and coated and 3/8″ steak cut. Lastly, in premium desserts we’ve added a decadent Blueberry White Chocolate Brulee Cheesecake from Sweet Street. White chocolate cheesecake swirled with vibrant wild Maine blueberries that pack a wonderful punch of summer flavor. It’s hand-fired and glazed in simple elegance. If this sounds tempting get your order in fast, as this featured dessert for the month of August is only in-stock for a limited time.

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New Products 7/18/18

This week we’ve added 12 new items to our inventory. From Hood, we’ve added Karnival Stix popsicles. From Ambrosia Foods we’ve added delicious, healthy and trendy White Quinoa. From Sapore Grand we’ve added premium 1oz beef and pork meatballs. New in from El Monterey, Chicken and Cheese Taquitos. From McCain we now carry their brand new emoji-inspired shaped potato fries – Emoticons™! In gluten free products, we’ve added gluten free rice-panko bread crumb from Homai. New in from J.T.M. Food Group we now carry their delicious deli style Macaroni and Cheese. From Jennie-O, we’ve added Grand Champion brown and serve, skin-on turkey breasts. In non-foods we’ve added 4 new items from WNA’s Comet™ line – 2 new serving trays, and 2 high-dome clear lids.

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Episode 32 – C-Store Foodservice, Food News and New Products!

When it comes to food from “c-stores” – even with convenience foodservice sales exceeding $34 billion dollars a year – negative consumer perceptions still exist around the category. Recent research has shown that there is plenty of room for continued innovation when it comes to foodservice in c-stores, and that putting quality first in certain areas can have a positive impact on food sales.

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7 Tactics for Takeout Sales Growth

Developing a strong takeout program – from products, to packaging to employee training is an effective way to generate additional profit. Here are 7 surefire ways to boost your sales and profits by increasing focus on your takeout business.