With the continued success and expansion of Buffalo Wild Wings across North America, it was clear we needed a distribution partner who is able to grow with us.
Carrollton, TX (PRWEB) November 06, 2012
McLane Foodservice, a division of McLane Company, Inc., announced that it has entered into a distribution services agreement with Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., out of Minneapolis, Minnesota to service all restaurants across the nation.
McLane® will provide Buffalo Wild Wings® with comprehensive supply chain solutions, including logistics, procurement, technology, inventory control and promotion management. McLane offers tremendous value and efficiencies through centralized systems, consistency in processes and experienced, customer-focused teammates across multiple geographies.
"With the continued success and expansion of Buffalo Wild Wings across North America, it was clear we needed a distribution partner who is able to grow with us and offers the tools and resources we need to continue to deliver the best experience for our Guests. McLane is best positioned to serve as that partner and we look forward to working with their team," said Kevin McCradden, Buffalo Wild Wings vice president, purchasing.
“Buffalo Wild Wings has entrusted us to provide 100 percent of its restaurants with comprehensive supply chain solutions and consolidate their distribution network,” said Susan Adzick, vice president of sales and marketing for McLane Foodservice. “We are very excited about this opportunity to work with Buffalo Wild Wings and leverage our systems distribution expertise to meet their future growth goals,” added Adzick.
About Buffalo Wild Wings:
Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., founded in 1982 and headquartered in Minneapolis, is a growing owner, operator and franchisor of Buffalo Wild Wings® restaurants featuring a variety of boldly flavored, made-to-order menu items including its namesake Buffalo, New York-style chicken wings. The Buffalo Wild Wings menu specializes in 20 mouth-watering signature sauces and seasonings with flavor sensations ranging from Sweet BBQ™ to Blazin’®. Guests enjoy a welcoming neighborhood atmosphere that includes an extensive multi-media system for watching their favorite sporting events. Buffalo Wild Wings is the recipient of hundreds of "Best Wings" and "Best Sports Bar" awards from across the country. There are currently more than 850 Buffalo Wild Wings locations across 48 states in the United States, as well as in Canada.
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McLane Company, Inc., is a $33+ billion dollar supply chain services leader, providing grocery and foodservice supply chain solutions for convenience stores, mass merchants and drug stores, as well as chain restaurants throughout the United States. With 40 modern distribution centers and one of the nation’s largest private fleets, the company optimizes the purchase, flow and sale of products from thousands of suppliers to over 65,000 locations. In addition, McLane provides alcoholic beverage distribution via its acquisitions of Empire Distributors, Inc., Horizon Wine & Spirits and Delta Wine & Spirits. McLane is a wholly owned unit of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK) and employs 15,000 teammates globally. For more information, please visit http://www.mclaneco.com.
Media Contact for Buffalo Wild Wings
angie.andresen (at) fleishman (dot) com
Media Contact for McLane:
Director, National Accounts/New Business
scott.mischnick (at) mclanefs (dot) com