News & Announcements

Thawing Out

2018-03-22T17:50:03+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Categories: News & Announcements|

Weighing-in on the Latest “Mc-News” Even if you don’t frequent fast-food establishments or the iconic golden arches, you’ve probably heard the news recently about McDonald’s historic move from frozen to fresh patties. While this may sound like a great advancement for a QSR who traditionally focuses on value menus, we can’t help but think of the [...]

Jake’s Finer Foods Partners with Leading Virtual Platform Provider to Deliver Innovative Food Show Experience

2018-02-01T15:55:17+00:00February 1st, 2018|Categories: News & Announcements|

February 1, 2018 – Houston, TX: Jake’s Finer Foods, Houston’s only locally-owned and operated broadline food distributor, has partnered with vFairs, a leading virtual platform provider, to deliver the industry’s first ever interactive, virtual food show. The event brings together top food vendors and foodservice operators through a digital platform that offers real-time interactions, product exposure, [...]

Saval Foodservice Joins Jake’s Finer Foods to Aid Hurricane Harvey Victims

2017-10-26T16:33:05+00:00October 26th, 2017|Categories: News & Announcements|

Maryland business sends donation funds to Houston restaurants October 25, 2017 – Houston, TX: Jake’s Finer Foods announced today that Saval Foodservice, a broad line foodservice distributor in Elkridge, MD, has donated more than $14,000 to help Houston-area restaurants impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Saval Foodservice employees, along with several Saval Foodservice restaurant customers, organized and led [...]

Jake’s Finer Foods Announces Next Generation of Family Business Leadership

2016-01-19T23:15:29+00:00January 19th, 2016|Categories: News & Announcements|

HOUSTON, TEXAS – January 14, 2016 – Jake’s Finer Foods announced this week the next generation of company leadership. Effective January 1, 2016, the new company leadership consists of: • Kevin Ullrich, CEO • Michael Bench, President • Jason Blackshear, Executive Vice President In these new roles, Kevin and Michael will work together as partners, ultimately [...]