Kingston & Associates Marketing LLC Selected As Outback Steakhouse Purveyor of the Year

Apr 12, 2001, 01:00 ET from Kingston & Associates Marketing LLC

    IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Kingston & Associates
 Marketing LLC, one of the world's leading distributors of potatoes, onions and
 other produce products for the restaurant and wholesale food industries, has
 been selected by Outback Steakhouse, Inc. as a Purveyor of the Year for 2000.
 This marks the 8th straight year that Kingston has received this award.
     "Kingston plays big part in the success of our signature product -- the
 Bloomin' Onion," said Outback Steakhouse President Paul E. Avery.  "It's
 important to us to recognize partners like Kingston who contribute to Outback
 Steakhouse's reputation as a premium restaurant chain."
      Outback Steakhouse Purveyor of the Year awards are given each year to
 suppliers who consistently exhibit excellence in performance of service and
 quality of product.  Other Purveyor of the Year recipients for the year 2000
 include the Coca-Cola Company, Anheuser-Busch, Inc., and Standard Meats, Inc.
 The award was presented to Kingston President, Mike Kingston, at the Outback
 Steakhouse annual partners meeting held in Acapulco, Mexico, on March 26.
 
     About Kingston
     Kingston & Associates Marketing LLC, a family-owned, private company, and
 one of the largest distributors and marketers of produce products including
 fresh potatoes, onions, lettuce, broccoli and sweet pineapples.  Kingston &
 Associates Marketing LLC sells primarily under the Kingston(R) and Sugar
 Pines(R) labels to the wholesale foodservice industry and major restaurant
 chains.  High quality products and superior customer service, a hallmark of
 the Kingston family of companies, is maintained through a network of
 integrated affiliates, who own and operate farmland, own, operate and schedule
 transportation needs and provide other management services for its customers.
 Kingston & Associates Marketing and its affiliates, have offices in Idaho
 Falls, ID, Monterrey, CA, McLean, VA, San Jose, Costa Rica and Lima, Peru.
 For more information, visit the Web site at http://www.kingstonmarketing.com .
 
 

SOURCE Kingston & Associates Marketing LLC
    IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Kingston & Associates
 Marketing LLC, one of the world's leading distributors of potatoes, onions and
 other produce products for the restaurant and wholesale food industries, has
 been selected by Outback Steakhouse, Inc. as a Purveyor of the Year for 2000.
 This marks the 8th straight year that Kingston has received this award.
     "Kingston plays big part in the success of our signature product -- the
 Bloomin' Onion," said Outback Steakhouse President Paul E. Avery.  "It's
 important to us to recognize partners like Kingston who contribute to Outback
 Steakhouse's reputation as a premium restaurant chain."
      Outback Steakhouse Purveyor of the Year awards are given each year to
 suppliers who consistently exhibit excellence in performance of service and
 quality of product.  Other Purveyor of the Year recipients for the year 2000
 include the Coca-Cola Company, Anheuser-Busch, Inc., and Standard Meats, Inc.
 The award was presented to Kingston President, Mike Kingston, at the Outback
 Steakhouse annual partners meeting held in Acapulco, Mexico, on March 26.
 
     About Kingston
     Kingston & Associates Marketing LLC, a family-owned, private company, and
 one of the largest distributors and marketers of produce products including
 fresh potatoes, onions, lettuce, broccoli and sweet pineapples.  Kingston &
 Associates Marketing LLC sells primarily under the Kingston(R) and Sugar
 Pines(R) labels to the wholesale foodservice industry and major restaurant
 chains.  High quality products and superior customer service, a hallmark of
 the Kingston family of companies, is maintained through a network of
 integrated affiliates, who own and operate farmland, own, operate and schedule
 transportation needs and provide other management services for its customers.
 Kingston & Associates Marketing and its affiliates, have offices in Idaho
 Falls, ID, Monterrey, CA, McLean, VA, San Jose, Costa Rica and Lima, Peru.
 For more information, visit the Web site at http://www.kingstonmarketing.com .
 
 SOURCE  Kingston & Associates Marketing LLC