2013 – UFPC formally announces its name change to Restaurant Supply Chain Solutions, LLC at a special event called Transforming UFPC, An Evolution to Great, on Dec. 12, 2013.
2013 – CEO Steven McCormick introduces a new strategic vision: "To Be the World's Premier Restaurant Supply Chain Organization Providing a Competitve Advantage to Our Members"
2013 – UFPC names Mr. Steven C. McCormick as the President and Chief Executive Officer.
2012 – UFPC President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Daniel E. Woodside announces his intent to retire after 13 years of leadership.
2012 – UFPC Equipment Sales, UFPC Smallwares Connection (The Wasserstrom Company) and UFPC International Equipment Connection (Franke Resupply Systems, Inc.) acquired key business segments of PrimeSource FoodService Equipment, Inc.
2012 – UFPC enters into specific purchasing contracts with the new ownership teams of A&W and Long John Silver’s. These specific contracts will provide purchasing, program management and distribution services.
2011 – Yum! Brands announces its intention to sell the A&W and Long John Silver’s brands.
2011 – UFPC transitions to the new business model called Restaurant Margin Improvement (RMI) replacing Positive Financial Impact in its cost impact reporting to members of its five national purchasing co-ops.
2011 – UFPC completed a pilot program testing supplier-to-restaurant traceability through a Supply Chain Traceability initiative. In coordination with Tyson Foods and McLane Foodservice, this program results in a 99 percent completion of all food and packaging items now follow GS1 global standards for food safety.
2010 – UFPC International Equipment Connection was created to support the sales of equipment, smallwares and parts to Yum! Brands franchisees located outside the U.S.
2010 – UFPC opens its UFPC-CaribLA office in Deerfield Beach, Fla. The new enterprise will provide sourcing, purchasing, and program management services for franchisees located in over 40 Caribbean and Latin America countries.
2009 – UFPC Contractor Connection was launched to provide contractor related products, at volume driven prices, on a national scale to Yum! Brands, Inc. and its franchisees.
2008 – UFPC developed and launched the KFC Gift Card Program (KFCGC, Inc.). Activations for the new KFC Gift Card started in November 2008.
2007 – UFPC Parts Connection was launched to provide additional value to our member's with a comprehensive parts management solution.
2007 – UFPC surpassed the $1 billion mark in Positive Financial Impact delivered to members in its eighth year of business versus the 10-year targeted projection.
Click here to read more