AFPD Member Insurance Program

To Speak to a Specialist Call (877) 209-0519 AFPD is committed to making sure all members are protected, not only during their working years, but also into retirement. The AFPD Member Insurance Program is brought to you by ACSIA Partners LLC (formerly known as LTC Financial Partners) in partnership with LifeSecure Insurance Company a wholly…

Winter Weather Tips

With winter upon us, the AFPD’s endorsed insurance provider “Conifer Insurance Company” shares these tips to remind you about a variety of freezing weather topics, including how to reduce snow loads on roofs, avoid frozen pipes, and deal with flooding caused by melting snow. Snow Roof Risks:How much snow on your roof is too much?…

Brown-Forman to Sell Southern Comfort and Tuaca to Sazerac

Brown-Forman to Sell Southern Comfort and Tuaca to Sazerac for $544 Million By Brown-Forman Corporation Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE: BFA, BFB) announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its Southern Comfort and Tuaca trademarks to Sazerac for $543.5 million.   Brown-Forman Chief Executive Officer Paul Varga said the decision to sell these brands reflects the company’s…

Lipari Foods Continues Expansion of Specialty Offerings With Proposed Acquisition of Ohio-Based Leo A. Dick and Sons Co.

Lipari Foods, a leading Midwest food distributor based in Warren, Michigan, has reached an agreement in principle to acquire the specialty and gourmet business of Leo A. Dick & Sons Co. of Canton, Ohio. The acquisition will strengthen Lipari’s existing specialty grocery product portfolio which includes a broad range of natural, organic and gluten-free foods.…

Top 7 Trends for Reaching Consumers in 2016

Trends identify how a shift toward more life-centric technology will be realized in the coming year Interbrand and Ready Set Rocket announced seven technology trends that forward-looking brands can take advantage of in 2016. “Technology’s tremendous evolution provides us with a unique opportunity to re-imagine the traditional work/life/family/leisure structures of our lives,” said Aaron Harvey,…