Rebuilding efforts have started on the Merchants Foodservice corporate office, located at 1100 Edwards Street in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, following the January 21 EF3 tornado. The corporate office building, which includes warehouse space, sustained major damage during the tornado, including flood and roof damage. Employees have temporarily...

All Merchants Foodservice distribution centers have now earned the Global Standard for Storage and Distribution issued by the British Retail Consortium, the largest trade organization in the British retail industry and the global leader in industry review standards. The distribution center in Newberry, South Carolina, earned...

The Merchants Foodservice corporate office, located at 1100 Edwards Street in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, was severely damaged in a tornado that struck in the early-morning hours of January 21. There were no injuries from the strike at the corporate office. All distribution centers are fully operational; no...

The Merchants Foodservice distribution center in Clanton, Alabama, recently earned the British Retail Consortium’s Global Standard for Storage and Distribution, a leading certification signaling the center’s dedication to best practices in the storing, wholesaling and distributing of food and other products. “The standard shows that we...

Merchants Foodservice, a broadline distributor serving 12 Southeastern states, recognized 2016 Suppliers of the Year during an awards banquet and appreciation reception on October 24 at Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. More than 200 representatives from the company’s community of business partners attended the...

The Merchants Foodservice distribution center in Clanton, Alabama, received an “excellent” score on a recent inspection by ASI Food Safety, an expert food safety auditing company based out of St. Louis, Missouri. The distribution center was also recognized as a “superior” facility by the auditing company....

The Merchants Foodservice distribution center in Jackson recently earned the British Retail Consortium’s Global Standard for Storage and Distribution, a leading certification signaling the center’s dedication to best practices in the storing, wholesaling and distributing of food and other products. The standard was introduced in 2006...