CALL TO ACTION!

Call your state senator and ask them to support Senate Bill 501. Call your state house representative and ask them to support House Bill 4504. Who is my State Senator and State Representative?  Go to www.michiganlegislature.org and click on contact my Senator or my House Representative on the bottom and find out and call them…

LIPARI FOODS ACQUIRES ASSETS OF DETROIT CITY DAIRY, INC d/b/a DAIRY FRESH FOODS, INC INCREASING STRONG PARTNERSHIP IN LOCAL AND NATIONAL BRANDS

WARREN, Mich. – Effective August 11, 2017, Lipari Foods, a leading Midwest food distributor based in Warren, Mich., agreed to acquire several assets of Dairy Fresh Foods, Inc. including the Dairy Fresh brand. Dairy Fresh Foods is headquartered in Taylor, Michigan. This opportunity expands Lipari’s product breadth and fulfills another strategic goal for the company.…

Chicago Businesses Perplexed by Beverage Tax

Confusion remains as to how business at convenience stores and restaurants will be affected by Cook County’s new penny-per-ounce beverage tax   By NACS Online   The new tax increase on sweetened beverages in Cook County “is hard to swallow for operators of restaurants, convenience stores and other businesses in La Grange, Burr Ridge and…

The Problem of Too Many Grocery Stores

The amount of retail square footage devoted to food has never been as high—and that spells trouble for the industry   By NACS Online Americans have a plethora of grocery stores from which to purchase food—and those stores have gobbled up a lot of retail square footage. After retailers expanded quickly during the recent recession,…