UNFI today announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of the stock of Tony’s Fine Foods, a leading distributor of perishable foods throughout the Western United States, including Alaska and Hawaii.
The UNFI Foundation and the CCOF Foundation, along with other industry leaders are supporting new farmers by establishing the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund, a first-of-its-kind collaboration.
UNFI congratulates the ten recipients of the 2014 Future Organic Farmer Grants, each of whom were selected in part for their commitment to leading a lifelong career in organic agriculture.
In 2013, the UNFI Foundation granted $340,000 to support sustainable agriculture, organic farming and healthy eating.
UNFI has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of the equity interests of Trudeau Foods, LLC. Trudeau Foods is the largest Minnesota-based distributor of natural, organic and specialty food products.