News : Favorite Foods' Local Stance Rings True Eight Years Later

Feb 17, 2012

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...

Read more here on Seacoast onling blog and here on ExeterPatch.