ADUSA Supply Chain Debuts Wearable Robotics Tech

Following successful pilots, ADUSA Supply Chain will scale up the use of an innovative wearable technology that improves the safety and effectiveness of grocery distribution center employees. Over the past year, the wearable robotic systems, created by Verve Motion and called “exosuits,” were used by associates millions of times to lift product. Because of positive feedback from wearers, the pilot will now include more than 250 suits in affiliated distribution centers. 

“Selecting product in a distribution center is very physical work, and not only is it very physical, but it’s also critical,” noted Chris Lewis,

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Is Sysco a Great Value Stock Right Now?

Food distribution company Sysco Corporation’s (SYY) unimpressive fiscal third quarter revenue performance caused some investors to rotate away from the stock. However, given the company’s bright near-term prospects with the economy’s reopening, is the stock a value pick at its current price level? Let’s find out.

Sysco Corporation (SYY) is one of the prominent players in the food distribution industry. But the company suffered a major setback amid the COVID-19 pandemic as several restaurants, schools and colleges, and other foodservice venues to which it sells its services were forced to close. The Houston,

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Aldi releases 3 new fast-food copycat dipping sauces

Aldi fans, rejoice! There’s a new trio of copycat fast-food sauces in Aldi stores and they’re the perfect accompaniment to all kinds of Aldi products, from fan-favorite “red bag chicken” to any of the other breaded chicken tenders.

The Aldi-exclusive Burman’s dipping sauces are available in limited quantities in stores starting on June 30. They’re selling for under $2 per bottle, so it’s totally doable to stock up on all three flavors — Chick’n Dipp’n Sauce, Polynesian Sauce and Special Sauce — on your next Aldi run.

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Movie Review: The Birthday Cake

Have you ever been to a party and saw an incredible looking cake and you got a piece, and it was just mediocre? I had that happen at a party that had a cake in an incredible shape of the Cat in the Hat. They used fondant to shape it. Problem is…the icing tasted like playdough.

This movie is kind of like that. It looks amazing, and the cast might be one of the best of the year. And while my wife didn’t care for the film, I was never bored. I was watching

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Au Bon Pain Bought by Restaurant Franchisee Ampex

Restaurant operator Ampex Brands is buying bakery chain Au Bon Pain, a sign of franchisees’ growing power in the U.S. food industry.

The deal, which includes about $60 million in assets, shifts ownership of the muffin and coffee chain away from Panera Bread Co., a portfolio company of European consumer conglomerate JAB Holding Co. Ampex said the acquisition would preserve Au Bon Pain, which Panera was phasing out as it converted some locations to Panera’s brand and closed others.

Ampex’s deal for Au Bon Pain comes as franchisees gather power in the more than $620

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This Fourth of July icebox cake recipe is a refreshing dessert for summer celebrations

The Fourth of July weekend is just around the corner and if you’re looking for a delicious dessert to make for your upcoming celebration, look no further. 

Lily Ernst, of the food blog Little Sweet Baker, shared a sneak peek of her recipe, “4th of July Icebox Cake” with Fox News.

The easy-to-make icebox cake is filled with layers of fruit, graham crackers and a special cream filling and can last up to three days in the fridge, according to the Little Sweet Baker blog post.

This easy-to-make 4th of July Icebox Cake

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