Randall Guinn never could have expected that he would be the winner of Five Star’s WaveRunner giveaway, but when he finally sat on the Yamaha engineered personal watercraft, it was easy to see that he was more than willing to accept this unexpected surprise. Guinn was the lucky winner of Five Star Food Service’s July micro-market WaveRunner promotion. The promotion being … Read More
CHATTANOOGA, TN – In January, there was a promise to make this year (2017) the most exciting in company history. When it comes to micro markets at Five Star, there has certainly been no lack of excitement. Entering the final quarter of the calendar year Five Star is growing its micro market line of business at the fastest pace it … Read More
We have officially entered the age of digital everything and that includes how we pay for things. Let’s be honest, the days of the mass majority using cash are quickly going (or have gone) by the wayside. Paying for goods and services via credit/debit cards, mobile wallets, and other forms of digital payment is taking over like millennials in the … Read More
Denise Hudson picked as many four-leaf clovers as she could find when Plant manager Matt Hauke asked her to come into her job at Mohawk Industries early Monday for a meeting with her bosses. “I honestly thought I might be fired,” Hudson said Monday outside of the Dalton plant on South Hamilton Road. But when she got to work, she … Read More
Five Star Food Service announced today its partnership with PNC Riverarch Capital, a leading middle-market private equity firm which invests in well-positioned companies across a variety of industry sectors including consumer products and services. Founded in 1993, Five Star serves more than 5,500 customers across vending, micro-market, office coffee, and dining operations. Through customized foodservice offerings tailored to a variety … Read More
The Vending Market Watch article, featuring Greg McCall and a number of other industry leaders, highlights some ways in which micro market operators can improve their markets and increase sales. In the article, Greg shares a few strategies that Five Star has used to improve its micro market line of business. To read the full article click here.
The Lunii Foods Milka Chocolate Mexico Vacation Giveaway has taken giveaway’s to the next level. The winner of this All Inclusive, once-in-a-lifetime giveaway gets to stay at The Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas for 6 days and 5 nights. The Omni is an elegant beachfront property flanked by tropical gardens that features a full-service spa and salon, pool outfitted with swim-up … Read More
August 5, 2016 marks the beginning of a new tradition here at Five Star, one that we hope will thrive for many years to come. This date coincides with the start of the 1st Annual Five Star Culinary Showdown. This competition came into fruition as a result of our desire to find an outstanding burger to serve as the Signature … Read More