Flanagan Foodservice named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 9th year running

Flanagan Foodservice has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the ninth year in a row, retaining its Platinum Club designation. Flanagan was recognized for its overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The award is also a reflection of the company’s innovation, commitment and dedication […]

How various operators are tackling staffing challenges

RestoBiz spoke to four owners and operators about the continued effect of the pandemic on labour 21 months into the COVID-19 pandemic and foodservice operators are far from out of the woods. Whereas the first year of the pandemic was characterized by panic, shutdowns, layoffs, and other evolving measures, staffing challenges have been a major […]

Flanagan Foodservice named one of Canada’s Best-Managed Companies

Flanagan Foodservice has been named one of Canada’s Best-Managed Companies for the eighth year in a row. That gives Flanagan Foodservice Canada’s Best-Managed Companies Platinum Club status, which companies achieve when they have been named one of the Best-Managed Companies for seven consecutive years or more. The 2021 Best-Managed program from Deloitte recognizes the best […]

Flanagan Foodservice named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 7th year

Press Release Flanagan Foodservice is proud to announce that it has achieved Platinum status as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. Flanagan Foodservice was initially recognized as a Best Managed Company in 2013 and has since been awarded Gold Standard and now Platinum Club Member status. Platinum Club status is awarded to companies that have […]

Flanagan Foodservice announces new president

Press Release Dan Flanagan, CEO of Flanagan Foodservice Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Lafrance to the position of president. Mr. Lafrance will join the organization on February 19, 2019. Previously, Flanagan held the position of CEO and president since 1998. Lafrance will assume responsibility for providing strategic leadership to Flanagan Foodservice […]

Flanagan Foodservice’s Whitby distribution centre now open

Press Release Flanagan Foodservice’s new distribution centre in Whitby is now open for business. Fully operational and delivering over 100,000 items per week, customers within the boundaries of Brampton to Muskoka to Montreal are now being served from this new location. Located at 295 South Blair Street, Flanagan Foodservice purchased an existing 80,000-square-foot building and […]

Upcoming events at Flanagan Foodservice

Press release Flanagan Foodservice will be hosting their annual food shows this spring on the following dates: Kitchener/Owen Sound Show – Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Lot42 (in Kitchener, Ontario) between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Sudbury Show – Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at the Garson Community Centre (in Garson, Ontario) between […]

Flanagan Foodservice and Local Line receive Local Food Champion Award

Press release At the Greenbelt Fund Local Food Symposium on November 8, Flanagan Foodservice and Local Line received the Local Food Champion Award in recognition of their partnership to increase local food offerings to Flanagan Foodservice customers using Local Line’s online ordering platform. The award was presented by Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs […]

Flanagan Foodservice and Local Line partner to increase access to Ontario local food

Press release Flanagan Foodservice and local food e-commerce platform Local Line have partnered to create a local food program that revolutionizes access to Ontario products for foodservice operators. 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 […]