Brown Bread… A New England Classic

Canned brown bread, also known as Boston bread, is a long lasting shelf stable bread that’s well worth every twist of the can opener required to access it.

otis spunkmeyer chocolate chip cookies

New Foodservice Products 2/19/20

This week we’ve added 5 new items to our inventory. First from Otis Spunkmeyer, a new Chocolate Chip Cookie that has NO High Fructose Corn Syrup! Same great tasting cookie we are all familiar with, but now without the high fructose corn syrup, and is certified Kosher dairy. Next from our fresh produce category, Maine Spencer Apples. From Farmland a Canadian Bacon, frozen for easy storage. The proof is in the process; Farmland hams are hand-selected, meticulously trimmed, and always smoked fresh to provide a memorable meal experience at each bite. Next, American Foods Group Fresh Boneless Beef Chuck Flap, Choice Grade, 14 Bags Per 47 Pound Average Weight Master Case, 2 Chuck Flaps Per Bag. Lastly from Paper Depot, a 20lb 8.5×11″ Plain Smooth Copy Paper.

HospitalityMaine & Dennis

Dennis Paper & Food Service has partnered with HospitalityMaine for years. We view them as a protector of the foodservice industry. A strong backbone that keeps our customers sustainable and profitable.

Wild Maine Blueberries, Touring Wyman’s with Chef Tim

The Wyman’s mission is simple: They want to help the world eat more fruit. To do that, they impeccably maintain barrens of antioxidant-rich wild blueberries, and source from some of the best fruit farmers on the planet, revolutionizing how it’s all grown, harvested and fresh frozen.

New Products 8/14/19

This week we’ve added 14 new items to our inventory. First from Maine Man Flavah’s,  have combined a plethora of habaneros, carrots and garlic they have created a spicy table sauce for heat lovers to drool over. Pairs well on chicken wings and eggs but will certainly spice up any dish! Next from RDA Advantage, […]

New Products 5/8/19

This week we’ve added 9 new items to our inventory. First from the brand Royal, we’ve added a Basmati Rice. From the foothills of the Himalayan mountains, this Royal basmati rice is a staple ingredient of many popular recipes! Next from Durkee, Coriander Spice, add a sprinkle of this to guacamole, taco fillings, tamales and enchiladas. Now carrying Follow Your Heart Vegenaise, a 100% Vegan Mayonnaise. New from Steve’s Snacks, we’re carrying two of their Classic Whoopie Pies. Available in two sizes, JR that is 3oz, and Classic that is 6oz. Both are individually wrapped with no label. Next from McCormick, a Lemon Peel Spice. From ProView, a new 2 compartment hinged container, microwave safe, black with clear vented lid. Another Non-Foods item we’ve added is a Round Paper Plate 6″ from Berkley, biodegradable. And lastly, from Great Lakes Cheese a 6lb Mozzarella Cheese Block… 

Chef’s Pantry: Maine Sea Salt

For naturally enhanced flavors, add Maine Sea Salt Co. products to your repertoire. Their Maine-made sea salts are unrefined, dried by the sun and hand harvested…

Caribou Russet Potatoes

The Caribou Russet is a dual-purpose purpose, delivering classic russet flavors while working well in both mashed and fried offerings. The Caribou russet is also hearty, producing high yields with greater blight resistance and mid-season maturity.

Episode 52 – Dennis Invests in Foodservice & Tina Talks Dough

Our team has been working downright diligently over the past few months to bring the Dennis Difference to more customers, in more places. Part of those pursuits includes the addition of new employees; team members who will help support our mission and our customer’s businesses. We’ll share a few updates on our recent efforts in this episode. Also in this episode, Tina Parker of The Dough Co. joins us to talk pizza dough, and about a big change they’ve made!

Episode 51 – A “Hospitality” Convo with Steve Hewins

Steve Hewins, President & CEO of the Maine Restaurant Association and the Maine Inn Keepers Association has some big news. In this episode we’re getting details on the merger of these two organizations; a big focus at the Maine Hospitality Summit on October, 29th in Bangor, Maine. Listen in as Steve shares his thoughts on […]