GSF recently announced that it acquired controlling interests in KanPak U.S. The company, headquartered in Arkansas City, Kan., is a leading supplier of beverages and desserts using aseptic processing technology. Last November, GSF acquired majority interest in KanPak China, and this news completes acquisition of all entities.
GSF executives, Whitewater associates, McDonald’s executives and Whitewater civic leaders joined together on Thursday, August 15, to officially open the doors to the company’s new distribution facility in Whitewater, Wis. The facility, located at 729 Executive Drive, broke ground on a facility expansion in August 2012, and totals 92,610 square feet. The facility currently employs 132 associates, and serves more than 385 McDonald’s restaurants in four states throughout the Midwest (Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan).
Irvine, Calif. (June 18, 2013) — Golden State Foods (GSF), a worldwide distributor and food processor, is pleased to announce the appointment of John Broekhuis to group vice president, international.
In this role, Broekhuis will head the company’s International Division, overseeing the company’s international operations, facilities, plan achievement, sales and strategic growth worldwide. He will also be responsible for key