News : Favorite Foods' Local Stance Rings True Eight Years Later
Published in: Seacoastonline blog and ExeterPatch
Written By: Jim Cavan
If one of the most successful restaurants in America came knocking at your door, eager for your business, would you turn them away?
For most, and particularly for an independent food supplier, shunning that kind of opportunity – while perhaps noble – would be an awfully tough pill to swallow.
But that’s exactly what Favorite Foods did when – back in 2004 – the Somersworth-based food distributor told Applebee’s to take the proverbial hike, in the process shunning a potentially lucrative distribution deal...