Cargill Kitchen Solutions receives 15th consecutive Quality and Service award from Dot Foods
Minneapolis – April 8, 2013 – Cargill Kitchen Solutions (CKS) today announced it has received an unprecedented 15th consecutive Quality and Service award from Mt. Sterling, Ill., -based Dot Foods, the nation’s largest food redistributor.
Cargill Kitchen Solutions was recognized for its excellence in all phases in its relationship with Dot – from customer service and excellence in IT processes, to shipping and delivery. CKS ships products to Dot from four U.S. plant locations -- Mason City, Iowa; Lake Odessa, Mich.; Monticello, Minn,; and Big Lake, Minn.
“Our entire CKS team has contributed to making this recognition a reality,” said John Orsucci, sales and marketing leader for CKS. “Dot is truly a valued long term customer and partner, and we work hard in all aspects of our operation to deliver our very best for them.”
Dot Foods has awarded the Quality and Service honor for 15 years as a way to recognize its key partners for outstanding service and commitment to helping the company deliver for its customers.
"Quality and service are Dot's top priorities to our customers," said Joe Tracy, president and chief operating officer of Dot Foods. "Our supplier partners play a key role in us being able to provide top-notch customer service, and we recognize that. These are just a few of the suppliers who go above and beyond to make our jobs easier."
Tim Loesch, 612-860-6022, [email protected]
About Cargill Kitchen Solutions
Cargill Kitchen Solutions is a business unit of Cargill, Inc., based in Minneapolis, Minn. Cargill Kitchen Solutions operates five plants in the U.S. and Canada including Big Lake and Monticello, MN; Lake Odessa, MI; Mason City, IA; and Toronto, Canada. They produce a complete line of prepared egg products, and specialty items that are served in thousands of restaurants throughout North America. For more information visit www.cargill.com or www.sunnyfresh.com.
Cargill is an international producer and marketer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. Founded in 1865, the privately held company employs 142,000 people in 65 countries. Cargill helps customers succeed through collaboration and innovation, and is committed to applying its global knowledge and experience to help meet economic, environmental and social challenges wherever it does business. For more information, visit Cargill.com and its news center.
About Dot Foods
Dot Foods Inc. carries 105,000 products from 600 food industry manufacturers and is the largest food redistributor in the United States. Dot Foods distributes foodservice, convenience, retail and vending food products to distributors in all 50 states. Dot Foods operates eight distribution centers in: Modesto, Calif.; Vidalia, Ga.; Burley, Idaho; Mt. Sterling, Ill.; Cambridge City, Ind.; Williamsport, Md.; Liverpool, N.Y.; and Ardmore, Okla. For information, visit www.dotfoods.com.