Asheville, N.C. – Sept. 24, 2019 – PERFORMANCE Foodservice Metro New York, Elisabeth, N.J., was recognized as the No. 4 Sales Volume Large Broadline Foodservice Distributor by the Certified Angus Beef ® brand. The award was presented at the brand’s Annual Conference, held Sept. 23-25, in Asheville, N.C. Brand partners at the conference, including meat processors, distributors, chefs, retailers and cattle ranchers, explored merchandising and marketing solutions to satisfy growing consumer demand for great-tasting beef.

Marking its 20th year in offering the branded beef, Performance Foodservice Metro New York centered its success on delivering top-quality cuts to restaurants throughout the region. The team grew its expertise at suggesting steakhouse classics for center of the plate and focused on growing customer success with Certified Angus Beef ® brand Prime.

About the Certified Angus Beef ® brand

World renowned for its exceptional quality and generous marbling, the Certified Angus Beef ® brand is the original brand of premium beef. It was created over 40 years ago, in 1978, and is still owned today by family ranchers who are determined to bring the best Angus beef to the table through a gate-to-plate network that also includes meat companies, retailers and chefs. Ten exacting standards ensure the beef’s superior taste and tenderness in every bite. For more information, visit or follow the brand on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and LinkedIn.