Healthy Energy Drink Option Now Available – Celsius

BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Celsius Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq :CELH ), maker of the clinically proven, globally marketed, functional, healthy energy CELSIUS® drinks, today announces that CELSIUS® Originals have been added to vending machines and micro-markets of refreshment solution providers including Accent Foods, Canteen, First Class Vending, Five Star Food Service and Southern Refreshment. CELSIUS® is available … Read More

Feeding the Future 5K Raises $20,000 for Local Children

The first annual Feeding the Future 5K raised $20,000 to support children’s programs at the Chattanooga Area Food Bank. More than 80 runners and walkers crossed the finish line at the June 30th race, which started and ended at the Chattanooga Area Food Bank. The family-friendly event included a 5K run, a 1 mile family run/walk and a half-mile kid’s … Read More

Five Star Announces Acquisition of Eagle Vending

Canteen’s largest franchise, Five Star Food Service, today announces the acquisition of Eagle Vending Company, Inc., a Canteen franchise based in Marietta, Georgia. Founded in 1983 by James Bryan, Eagle Vending has grown to one of Atlanta’s top convenience service providers winning numerous service awards over the last 35 years. Eagle joined the Canteen franchise system in 2012 and currently … Read More

Five Star Food Service Completes Acquisition of Mid South Services, LLC

Convenience service industry leader Five Star Food Service today announces the acquisition of Mid South Services, LLC, a Canteen franchise based in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Mid South Services has been in business since 1968 and has grown to one of the region’s top convenience service providers offering micro markets, pantry, full-line vending, premium coffee, water, dining, and catering services. Mid … Read More

Feeding The Future 5K Registration Open

Our non-profit – Feeding the Future – is hosting it’s First Annual Feeding the Future 5K, Saturday, June 30 at the Chattanooga Area Food Bank at 7:30AM. Join our team in running or walking this race for a great cause. Proceeds raised go to support the Food Bank’s Summer Food Program. This family friendly event is a great opportunity to … Read More

Emerald Brand Announces Partnership with Five Star Food Service as Authorized Distributor in Tennessee

Emerald Brand, maker of everyday sustainable products, and Five Star Food Service have announced a partnership to deliver Emerald’s sustainable food service program throughout their network of over 750 locations in their service area. Five Star Food Service is a regional leader in micro-markets, full-service vending, coffee services, full-service dining, and catering. Corporations are adhering to stricter environmental and CSR … Read More

Five Star, LightSpeed, G&J Launch Vision Partnership

Five Star to deploy 850+ Vision devices Since the advent of micro markets, technology has been driving disruption and innovation across the convenience services industry. One of the largely untapped innovations and same store sales growth drivers for operators is the execution of consumer-facing product promotions and advertising them digitally inside break rooms. To date, many retail-minded operators like Five … Read More

Five Star Shines in 2017, Completes 9 Acquisitions

The pursuit of achieving measurable improvement from the prior year is the basis of nearly all new year’s resolutions. In 2017, Five Star set out to have the best year in the company’s 24-year history. While a few goals were left unmet, by many measures, last year could be considered the company’s greatest. Highlights include continued top and bottom line … Read More

Five Star Launches Non-Profit, Donates $30,000 to Local Food Bank

CHATTANOOGA, TN – Have you eaten today? Better yet, have your kids? Chances are if you’re reading this (and you have kids), you answered “yes”. Unfortunately, nearly 20% of the U.S. population answers “no” to both daily. In April, a seed was planted inside Five Star Food Service for a need so large and so widespread it immediately started to … Read More