MT. STERLING, Ill. - Dot Foods, the nation's largest food redistributor, is proud to announce a partnership with Post Foods, LLC for the distribution of cereal products to its foodservice and convenience store distributors.
Post Foods is a leading manufacturer of ready-to-eat breakfast cereals, and is well known for its brands such as, Honey Bunches of Oats, Pebbles, Great Grains and Grape-Nuts.
"We believe our new relationship with Dot Foods offers many advantages for Post's food service customers who want less than truckload quantities," said Al Miano, national sales manager, Post Foods, LLC. "Our full line of cereal products will now be available nationally without minimum order quantity limitations, which now allow many more customers to try our great brands. Dot's weekly deliveries and short lead-times enable distributors to respond faster to retailers' needs, while increasing inventory turns."
"Dot Foods has been building its customer base of dry products and the addition of Post's highly reputable and popular brands is a definite advantage," said Stephanie Weiler, senior business development manager, Dot Foods. "We believe that this partnership will be a welcome transition for our distributors and customers and we appreciate their continued support."
Recently, Dot expanded its Mt. Sterling, Ill., warehouse to add capacity for new manufacturers, as well as additional items for existing manufacturers. Dot added 136,000 square feet and reconfigured its current dry warehouse.
About Post Foods, LLC
Post is a leading manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded ready-to-eat cereals in the United States and Canada. Post's products are manufactured through a flexible production platform consisting of four owned primary facilities and sold through a variety of channels such as grocery stores, mass merchandisers, club stores, and drug stores. Post has leveraged the strength of its brands, category expertise, and over a century of institutional knowledge to create a diverse portfolio of cereals that enhance the lives of consumers, bringing quality foods to the breakfast table since the company's founding in 1897. Post's portfolio of brands includes diverse offerings such as Honey Bunches of Oats®, Pebbles®, Post Selects®, Great Grains®, Spoon Size® Shredded Wheat, Post® Raisin Bran, Grape-Nuts®, and Honeycomb®. Post's common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "POST." For more information about Post, please visit www.postfoods.com.
About Dot Foods Inc.
Dot Foods Inc. carries 104,000 products from 600 food industry
manufacturers and is the largest food redistributor in the United
States. Dot Foods distributes foodservice,
convenience, retail and vending food products to distributors in all 50 states. Dot Foods operates eight distribution centers in: Modesto, Calif.; Vidalia, Ga.; Burley, Idaho; Mt. Sterling, Ill.; Cambridge City, Ind.; Williamsport, Md.; Liverpool, N.Y.; and Ardmore, Okla. For information, visit www.dotfoods.com.