News & Store Events
Gordon Food Service today celebrated the grand opening of its 445,000-square-foot distribution center in Douglasville, Georgia, 21 miles west of Atlanta. Attending the event were Deputy Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Economic Development Tom Croteau, Douglasville Mayor Harvey Persons, Gordon Food Service Southeast Division General Manager Doug McBrayer, and Gordon Food Service Executive Vice President of Emerging Markets Scott Nicholson. In addition, several state and local officials and Gordon Food Service employees were present.
Quincy Street has notified Gordon Food Service of a correction in the recall information provided on June 5th. The recalled lot code for item 285131, SAUSAGE PTY BUFFET CKD IQF 1.5Z 200CT, is 1125 NOT 1135. The corrected item/lot code information is in the customer letter below.
Gordon Food Service today held a grand opening celebration at its 420,000-square-foot distribution center in Imperial, Pennsylvania, 16 miles west of Pittsburgh. Attending the event were Lance Chimka, Regional Director of the Governor’s Action Team; Bob Hurley, Director of Allegheny County Economic Development; Gordon Food Service Ohio Valley Division Assistant General Manager Mike Arnold; and Gordon Food Service Chairman of the Board Dan Gordon. In addition, several state and local officials, and Gordon Food Service customers and employees, were present.
The Santa Barbara Smokehouse, of Santa Barbara, CA is issuing a voluntary recall of certain code dates of smoked salmon because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Quincy Street of Holland, MI has announced a expanded recall on GFS frozen pork sausage links due to the potential for foreign material (plastic and/or glass) to be embedded in the sausage links. The expanded recall includes 6 additional products. These products are not to be consumed or served.
Quincy Street of Holland, MI has announced a recall on GFS frozen pork sausage links due to the potential for foreign material (plastic and/or glass) to be embedded in the sausage links. These products are not to be consumed or served.
Taylor Farms of Salinas, CA is issuing a voluntary recall of certain lot codes of washed spinach. The Michigan Health Department tested a sample of the spinach and notified Taylor Farms that it has tested positive for a bacterial pathogen, Salmonella.
Gordon Food Service today announced that it has acquired Halperns’ Steak and Seafood Company, based in Atlanta, Georgia.
Gordon Food Service today introduced a new logo, tagline, and name for its stores as part of the evolution of its corporate brand.
With over 115 years of expertise in the industry, Gordon Food Service is known by customers for its commitment to heartfelt service, precise delivery, and industry innovation. The company is introducing refreshed key elements of its brand to reflect these strengths, and bring them to the market in a new and exciting way.
Gordon Food Service announced today that it will open a new distribution center in Kannapolis, North Carolina. The company signed a long-term lease agreement for a 300,000-square-foot distribution center located in Afton Ridge Business Park on Glen Afton Boulevard. Construction of the facility will begin later this fall and is scheduled to be complete in fall 2015. The facility is expected to employ approximately 275 people within the first five years of operation.