Flanagan Food Show 2019: New Products, Presentation Insights, and Truckload Deals

Posted by Jackie Oakes on Apr 24, 2019 9:36:26 AM

Each spring, thousands of people gather at the Flanagan Food Show to visit, sample unique new products, network with industry leaders and get exclusive show deals on a selection of products.

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Topics: Ingredient Spotlight, Keep Up With Trends, Featured, Flanagan Foodservice, Events

Flanagan Team Build Days at Habitat for Humanity

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on May 24, 2018 10:20:00 AM

For the second year in a row, Flanagan employees have volunteered their time (and muscles!) at the Kehl Street build in Kitchener as part of our partnership with Habitat for Humanity.

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8 Reasons to Attend the Flanagan Food Show

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on Mar 29, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Flanagan's annual Food Show has thousands of products from over two hundred National Brand vendors, great deals, and fresh ideas—all in one place.

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Topics: Keep Up With Trends, Maximize Profits, Ontario, Flanagan Foodservice

Martin's Family Fruit Farm: Flanagan's Exclusive Apple Supplier

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on Jan 12, 2018 3:03:00 PM

In October, Flanagan Foodservice, along with its sister company Roseland Produce, embarked on a new partnership of joint procurement that will see Martin’s Family Fruit Farm become its exclusive apple supplier. It’s part of an effort to continue to build Flanagan’s local food foundation and at the same time help meet an increasing demand for local apples.

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Topics: Ontario, Flanagan Foodservice

Flanagan's Celebrates 40 Years of Business!

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on Jun 26, 2017 1:20:00 PM

The Flanagan story dates back to 1977 when Joe and Dee Flanagan opened Bob’s Surplus Food Outlet in Waterloo, Ontario. The retail store operated out of 5,200 square feet of space with three employees and 500 products.

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Flanagan's Annual Golf Tournament Raises $61,700 for We Care

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on Jun 23, 2017 10:00:05 AM

Fore! On Tuesday, June 20, more than 200 golfers gathered at Granite Ridge Golf Club in Milton, Ontario to participate in Flanagan's 29th annual We Care Golf Tournament.

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#RedDayFriday: A Local Heart Health Education Initiative

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on Jun 9, 2017 3:46:25 PM

It's #RedDayFriday! Flanagan staff wore red on June 9, 2017 to support the St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation’s annual community campaign to raise awareness of women’s heart health risk. 

Heart disease is a leading cause of death among Canadian women, claiming the life of 23,000 each year; however, most women are unaware they are at risk.

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Flanagan Foodservice and Local Line Partner to Increase Access to Ontario Food

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on May 29, 2017 11:20:36 AM

Proudly Canadian and family-owned, Flanagan's is the largest Canadian owned, independent foodservice distributor in the country. Though Flanagan’s has grown to provide full service to more than 6,000 restaurants and foodservice operations across the province of Ontario, it has become more challenging to serve the niche, local segment of the market, according to Peter Bozzer, Director of Procurement at Flanagan Foodservice.

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Topics: Ontario, Flanagan Foodservice

Flanagan Spring Food Shows 2017: Thank You!

Posted by Flanagan Foodservice on May 2, 2017 10:45:23 AM

That’s a wrap!

April 5 and April 26, we held our spring food shows in Kitchener and Sudbury. This annual event gives you the chance to sample new products, network with sales representatives, and experience first-hand the newest trends and industry developments.

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Topics: Ontario, Flanagan Foodservice

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