KeHE Distributors LLC (KeHE) has recently announced that the company has renewed its supply agreement for organic, natural and specialty products with the American grocery giant Albertsons Companies, as its primary distribution partner.
President and Chief Executive Officer of KeHE Distributors, Brandon Barnholt, said in a statement that Albertsons is a premier U.S. food retailer. It’s national scale, emerging omnichannel capabilities, and blue-chip portfolio of banners position the Company for success and growth.
Shane Sampson, chief marketing and merchandising officer of Albertsons Companies, mentioned that KeHE has been a crucial partner for Albertsons Companies, as the company focuses on providing great organic, natural and specialty products when customers want and in the way they want them, both online as well as in stores.
A press release from KeHE Distributors stated that Albertsons Companies is among the biggest food and drug retailers in the U.S., with both a strong national scale and local presence. The company strives on making every day a better day for its vendor partners, employees and customers in every store across 34 states, and the District of Columbia.
Albertsons Companies operates under 20 well known banners, which includes Haggen and Carrs, Star Market, Pavilions, United Supermarkets, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Acme, Shaw’s, Jewel-Osco, Vons, Safeway, Albertsons, as well as Plated, a meal kit firm based in New York City.
Sources familiar with the matter commented that Albertsons Companies is committed towards assisting people across the nation in living a better life, by making a meaningful difference in every neighborhood.
For the record, KeHE Distributors, LLC provides fresh, ethnic, specialty, organic and natural products to independent and chain of natural food and grocery stores, as well as other specialty product retailers, with the company’s nationwide distribution network throughout North America. As an employee-owned firm, KeHE has more than 5,000 employee-owners in Canada and the U.S.