Certified Angus Beef - Archive (AC18Awards)

2018
October
01,
2018
The Certified Angus Beef ® brand recognized leaders in product quality, marketing and sales at the brand’s annual conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, where partners celebrated the brand’s 40th anniversary and explored merchandising and marketing so...
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October
01,
2018
When Steve Knoll went to buy a few Angus bulls to put on his registered Salers herd, it changed everything. “I was blown away with what the bulls were bringing. The bulls I thought I would just go and buy and bring home, I couldn’t afford,” says t...
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October
01,
2018
To the naked eye, it probably looked just like a mess of weeds. In 1994, Kenny Hinkle saw the pasture near Nevada, Mo., as his own Wild West waiting to be tamed. The land was barren: no fence, no barn, no cattle working pens. There wasn’t even a h...
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October
01,
2018
A hardware salesman and a hand surgeon walk into a pasture… For Phillip Smith and Dr. David Taylor, there’s no need for a punch line. What might sound like the start of a tall tale is a typical Tuesday afternoon. Cattle have always been in the ...
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October
01,
2018
Recently retired from careers that allowed for Angus on the side, Joe and Robin Hampton, Mt. Ulla, N.C., are past the days of driving two hours one way to breed a cow and back again the next. Retirement has them where the cattle always were. They’...
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October
01,
2018
Cattle feeder Grant Bledsoe, Wray, Colo., knows there’s a time for change, but his greatest strength may be knowing there’s a time to stay the same. “We buy predominately Angus-based cattle from the northwestern United States and some ranches we h...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Price Chopper and Market 32, Schenectady, N.Y., was recognized as the No. 5 Sales Volume Large Chain Retailer at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and s...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Cermark Fresh Market, Chicago, Ill., was recognized with the No. 2 Sales Volume Small Chain Retailer award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sale...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Quirch Foods Company and Affiliates, Miami, Fla., was recognized with the Export Marketer of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sal...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Dekalb Farmers Market, Decatur, Ga.,  was recognized with the Top Sales Volume Single Store Retailer award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sale...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Piggly Wiggly JTM, Phenix City, Alabama, was recognized with the Retail Rising Star award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Brand partners...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Hannan Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, was recognized as the No. 5 Sales Volume Corporately Owned Speciality Meat Company Foodservice Distributor at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in p...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – S Foods Co., Nishinomiya City, Japan, was recognized as the No. 2 Sales Volume Corporately Owned Specialty Meat Company Foodservice Distributor at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership i...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Sysco Central California, Modesto, Calif., was recognized as the Top Sales Volume Medium Broadline Foodservice Distributor at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, ma...
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October
01,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Ikinari Steak, Tokyo, was recognized with the International Steakhouse of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Brand partners,...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Sysco Central Florida, Ocoee, Fla., was recognized with the Foodservice Commitment to Integrity award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Br...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Angus Best, Hermosillo, Senora, Mexico, was recognized with the International Independent Retail Marketer of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, m...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Chef Middle East, Dubai, U.A.E., was recognized with the International Distributor Marketer of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and s...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Sysco Montana, Billings, Mont., was recognized with the Broadline Foodservice Distributor Marketer of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketin...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Lone Star Meats, Austin, Texas, was recognized with the Specialty Meat Company Marketer of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Macgregors Meat & Seafood, Toronto, Ontario, was recognized with the Top Sales Volume Independent Specialty Meat Company Foodservice Distributor award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leade...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Marubeni Corporation, Tokyo; Pepper Food Service, Tokyo; and S Foods Co., Nishinomiya City, Japan; were recognized with the Supply Chain Excellence award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for le...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – National Beef Packing, Kansas City, Mo., was recognized as the Packer Marketer of the Year at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Brand partner...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Wong's, Lima, Peru, was recognized with the International Retail Marketer of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Brand partne...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – JBS USA, Greeley, Colo., was recognized with the International Packer Marketer of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Brand p...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – John Soules Foods, Tyler, Texas, was recognized with the Value-added Products Processor of the Year award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Wolverine Packing Company, Detroit, Mich., was recognized with the Top Sales Volume Ground Beef Processor award at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – Sysco International Food Group, Jacksonville, Fla., was recognized as the No. 2 Sales Volume Exporter at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Br...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – United Source One, Belcamp, Md., was recognized as the No. 3 Sales Volume Exporter at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Brand partners, inclu...
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September
29,
2018
MAUI, Hawaii – J&B Wholesale Distributing, St. Michael, Minn., was recognized as the No. 4 Sales Volume Exporter at the Certified Angus Beef ® Annual Conference, held in Maui Sept. 26-28, for leadership in product quality, marketing and sales. Brand ...
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