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Company Overview of US Foods, Inc.
US Foods, Inc. operates as a foodservice distributor in the United States. The company offers an array of fresh, frozen and dry food, and non-food products with approximately 350,000 stock-keeping units. Its principal product categories include meats and seafood; dry grocery products; refrigerated and frozen grocery products; equipment, disposables, and supplies; dairy; produce; and beverage products. The company primarily serves independently owned single and multi-location restaurants, regional concepts, national chains, hospitals, nursing homes, hotels and motels, country clubs, fitness centers, government and military organizations, colleges and universities, and retail locations. The co...
9399 West Higgins Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
Founded in 1853
Key Executives for US Foods, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Baltimore Division President
Division President of U.S. Foodservice-Los Angeles
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.
US Foods, Inc. Key Developments
US Foods Opens New Distribution Center in Mississippi
Jul 16 15
US Foods announced the opening of its newest distribution center in Flowood, Miss. The new 272,000 square foot facility will service more than 4,000 chefs, restaurant owners and foodservice operators throughout Mississippi and Louisiana. It is also the company’s 6th LEED-certified facility, featuring an environmentally conscious design maximized for energy efficiency. This facility, known as the Jackson Division, features a demonstration kitchen stocked with culinary tools, the latest A/V equipment and menu development software, allowing for training and product testing. Other notable facility features include temperature-controlled zones for optimal food safety, a significantly increased selection of fresh produce and products and two produce ripening rooms. The new distribution center was built after the original location was destroyed by a tornado last April. Now, more than a year later, US Foods has reconstructed a bigger and better facility that allows them to continue to support and service its Jackson and New Orleans area customers.
US Foods Appoints Steve Guberman as Chief Merchandising Officer
Jul 13 15
US Foods announced Steve Guberman will take on the role of chief merchandising officer, effective immediately. Guberman previously held the role of senior vice president, merchandising and marketing operations for the company. Guberman brings over 30 years of industry experience to this important role. Holding the role of senior vice president, merchandising and marketing operations since January 2012, Guberman was responsible for the deployment and adoption of a range of merchandising and marketing strategies designed to accelerate profitable sales growth and help customers win.
US Foods Announces Executive Changes
Jul 9 15
US Foods named Pietro Satriano its next president and chief executive officer, effective July 13, 2015. Satriano previously held the role of chief merchandising officer. John Lederer, the company’s current president and CEO, will continue as an advisor to the company and its board of directors. Prior to joining company in 2011, Satriano was president of LoyaltyOneCanada. Previously, he was executive vice president of Loblaw Brands at Loblaw Companies where he was responsible for its complete range of private brands.
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