Non-Food for Thought

7May, 2018

Congratulations to Jim Crosby, 2018 recipient of the “Milton Segel Distinguished Service Award”

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  Michael SleeperCEOImperial Distributors     Congratulations to Jim Crosby, 2018 recipient of the “Milton Segel Distinguished Service Award”   A great merchant with an entrepreneurial passion for the independent supermarket business, Jim

5Apr, 2018

Trend Watch: Expo West

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Naomi SleeperDirector,  Productivity ImprovementImperial Distributors   March is a busy month for trade shows, and Imperial’s Category Managers have been front and center in the action. This month we begin a three-part series

1Mar, 2018

A Healthy Approach to Flu Season

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Naomi SleeperDirector,  Productivity ImprovementImperial Distributors   Most of us have been victim of (or witness to) the brutal symptoms of this winter’s historically bad flu season. With flu vaccines only 36% effective overall

1Feb, 2018

This Year’s Top Supermarket Trends

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Naomi SleeperDirector,  Productivity ImprovementImperial Distributors   Last month, we explored 2017 product trends and our projection for them in 2018. Going beyond last year’s hottest items, projections for the supermarket industry’s biggest global