US Foodservice Purchases Cerniglia Products
The company, currently located in Middleton, Wisconsin, will become part of the US Foodservice-Milwaukee division. Vito Cerniglia, former owner of Cerniglia Products, will join US Foodservice-Milwaukee as a consultant.
US Foodservice is one of American foodservice distributors, offering more than 350,000 national brand products and its own quality private label items, ranging from meats to produce to frozen foods.
The company provides the finest quality food and related products to more than 250,000 customers, including independent restaurants, government operations, healthcare and hospitality entities, educational institutions and prominent multi-unit restaurant companies.
Cerniglia Products is a wholesale food provider to restaurants, pizzarias & deli's throughout the greater Madison Wisconsin area. It manufactures vito's garlic sauce. Vito's garlic sauce is distributed throughout the region by Gourmet Award Foods to grocery stores and supermarkets.
Tim Hart, division president of US Foodservice-Milwaukee, said: â€œVito Cerniglia and his team joining US Foodservice will dramatically enhance our ability to serve the growing Italian and Mediterranean restaurant markets. This acquisition gives US Foodservice-Milwaukee customers access to Cernigliaâ€™s broad selection of Italian specialty foods, and Cerniglia customers now have access to more than 9,000 US Foodservice national brand and private label products.â€
Vito Cerniglia said that like US Foodservice, Cerniglia Products is dedicated to delivering superior products and service to customers. â€œIâ€™m especially excited that Cerniglia customers will have access to more products and resources that will help them grow their business.â€
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