ATLANTA, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Church's Chicken® announced today that it is awarding Performance Food Group (Performance Foodservice Caro) its prestigious "Distribution Center of the Year" award for 2017. Performance Food Group, based in Richmond, VA delivers more than 150,000 food and food-service related products to customers throughout the U.S., and has served Church's since 1985.
Performance Food Group (PFG) Caro in Houma, LA was selected for the celebrated award based on Church's Distribution Center Performance Evaluation that analyzes key performance attributes of distribution centers who consistently support Church's brand and its customers. The evaluation produces individual distribution center scores for freshness, quality, safety, inventory management, and other key performance indicators.
"We are thrilled to present this year's award to PFG Caro," said Chris Ward, Church's senior vice president, Global Supply Chain & Purchasing. "PFG exemplifies values that are closely aligned with Church's and helps us fulfill our purpose of making great chicken experiences that guest love." Executives from Church's were on-site at PFG's Caro distribution center to present the award to the management team.
"We are truly honored and appreciative to receive the Distribution Center of the Year Award from Church's," said Ralph Boudreau, president, PFG Caro. "PFG has serviced the food service industry for many years and gained a reputation for exemplary service. We have been partnering with Church's for more than 25 years and are very happy to be recognized as a distributor of the year. We look forward to continuing to be a part of Church's ongoing success."
About Church's Chicken®
Founded in San Antonio, TX in 1952 by George W. Church, Church's Chicken® is one of the largest quick service restaurant chicken chains in the world. Church's® specializes in Original and Spicy Chicken freshly prepared throughout the day in small batches that are hand-battered and double-breaded, Tender Strips®, sandwiches, honey-butter biscuits made from scratch and freshly baked, and classic, home-style sides all for a great value. Church's® (along with its sister brand Texas Chicken® Outside the Americas) has more than 1,500 locations in 23 countries and international territories and system-wide sales of more than $1 billion. For more information, visit www.churchs.com. Follow Church's® on Facebook at www.facebook.com/churchschicken and Twitter at www.twitter.com/churchschicken.
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