Founded in 1952, Hawkeye is one of the largest independently owned foodservice distributors with sales in excess of $200m.
Hawkeye serves more than 4,000 customers, including independent restaurants, health care facilities and schools. The Hawkeye distribution centre in Iowa City, Iowa, will serve as US Foods’ first distribution centre in the state.
Keith Knight, central region president, US Foods, said: “Hawkeye is an outstanding company with a deep commitment to food and customer service. Adding the Hawkeye business to US Foods will enable us to better serve our customers throughout Iowa and expand our presence in this region.”
Source: US Foods
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