Wednesday, April 8, 2009

NBC's The Chopping Block Partners With US Foodservice

U.S. Foodservice, Inc. is proud to announce its status as a trade partner of The Chopping Block, a reality show on Wednesday’s at 8p.m. ET on NBC. U.S. Foodservice worked for weeks with the producers to provide the show with our high quality exclusive branded food products and kitchen equipment. U.S. Foodservice’s commitment to excellence was one inspiration for its involvement in the production, however, the company’s participation was also inspired by The Chopping Block’s objective; supporting the notion of a family coming together to build a restaurant into a strong business. Family owned restaurants are the types of customers U.S. Foodservice helps to succeed each day through its many value added services and programs designed for the independent restaurateur. According to Mark Eggerding, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at U.S. Foodservice, “U.S. Foodservice confidently met the challenge of providing what was needed, when it was needed on a production where fulfillment accuracy truly counted, delivery time was of the essence, and quality product was the key to a successful outcome.”

“Our success as a company is dependent upon the success of our customers’” said Eggerding, “Our 5,000 dedicated territory managers located throughout the nation partner with our customers every day to provide them with service beyond their expectations, just as the company did with The Chopping Block.”
U.S. Foodservice congratulates NBC on the launch of The Chopping Block and its fresh approach to reality television and will be proudly promoting the show to our national customer base.

About U.S. Foodservice
U.S. Foodservice is one of the country’s premier foodservice distributors, offering more than 43,000 national, private label and signature brand items and an array of services to its more than 250,000 customers. The company proudly employs more than 26,000 associates in over 70 locations nationwide who are poised to service its customers beyond their expectations. As industry leaders, with access to resources beyond the ordinary, U.S. Foodservice provides the finest quality food and related products to neighborhood restaurants, hospitals, schools, colleges and universities, hotels, government entities and other eating establishments. To find out how U.S. Foodservice can be Your partner beyond the plate®, please visit the company’s website at

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