Wakefern Food Corp. has been named the 2020 Northeast Wholesaler of the Year by The Griffin Report.

The report cited Wakefern’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the expansion and success of our award-winning brands Bowl & Basket and Paperbird, and the launch of the Fresh to Table concept at three stores as key achievements.

In a Q&A interview with The Shelby Report, Wakefern credits the incredible teamwork of all associates for this prestigious honor, especially during the pandemic.

Our members and associates rose to every challenge and supported their communities during the unprecedented COVID-19 public health emergency. We are grateful for the entire Wakefern family for this remarkable team effort.

Read the Q&A interview here.

Congratulations to all members and associates for their tireless efforts, day in and day out, that make Wakefern the organization it is today.