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The American Culinary Federation, Inc. (ACF), established in 1929, is the standard of excellence for chefs in North America. With more than 17,000 members spanning nearly 150 chapters nationwide, ACF is the leading culinary association offering educational resources, training, apprenticeship and programmatic accreditation.


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Aladdin Temp-Rite® designs, manufactures and supplies complete meal-delivery systems, equipment and traytop products that support the healthcare foodservice industry. Patented Heat On Demand® products and our Ready-Chill® cold system maintain hot and cold food temperatures for an hour or longer, so meals can be delivered at their peak of flavor and goodness, enhancing the patient experience. Aladdin meal-delivery systems: the right products for the right solutions, from the better by degrees people.



Alluserv manufactures meal assembly and meal delivery equipment, products, systems, and solutions for the healthcare foodservice manager as they tackle the everyday challenges of resident meal delivery and dining. Lakeside Manufacturing and Geneva manufacturer front-and back-of-the-house mobile serving, transport, and storage equipment.



ANFP-PAC is a political action committee representing the interests of ANFP members nationwide. This committee is an integral part of ANFP’s advocacy effort, as it supports those legislators who care about the ANFP mission, the people we serve, and the work we do.


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At Basic American Foods, we believe there's nothing better than a really great meal, or the people who create them. That's why we've dedicated ourselves to helping the heroes behind the food cook up more amazing meals in less time – every time.


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Family tea blenders since 1945, members of the Bigelow family are still the inspiration behind all Bigelow teas -- from the selection of the finest ingredients to the careful blending and crafting of each of our more than 120 flavors of specialty teas.



As foodservice professionals in charge of those residents that are nutritionally compromised, it’s reassuring to know that Blue Bunny puts product safety first! All our products are made in an SQF Level III Certified plant (Safe Quality Food Institute), which is the strictest and highest level of safety in the industry! There are many things that might keep a CDM awake at night, but their ice cream program with Blue Bunny will never be one of them! We have a variety of products designed and priced for healthcare and many new items coming in 2019!


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Burlodge provides various meal delivery solutions including RTS HL and Optima carts and Multigen and Bon Appetit hostess carts that guarantee hot food hot and cold food cold, B-Lean tray line equipment that utilizes lean principles while gaining operational efficiency and flexibility.


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Shaker Jar Seasonings! Cheddar Taco, Blazin' Buffalo, Cheesy Garlic and Cinnamon Swirl. Perfect for flavor stations and seasoning bars! Butter Buds, Cheddar Buds and Alfredo Buds offer fat-free, low-fat and GLUTEN-FREE sauce alternatives. Try Buttermist and Garlic Buttermist too! For product sample requests, e-mail bbuds@bbfs.com.


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Cambro is the leading manufacturer of innovative foodservice solutions. For healthcare foodservice applications, Cambro offers reliable temperature maintenance systems, quiet room service carts, non-skid trays and modern tray tops that focus on improving patient and resident satisfaction. For a comprehensive line of Cambro products visit www.cambro.com.


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We’re made to create products your guests trust today and well into the future.


The mission of the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers (CBDM) is to promote excellence and industry best practices through administering and maintaining the Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional (CDM, CFPP) credential for foodservice professionals. Stop by the CBDM booth, meet your board members, and get answers to questions about the CDM certification program, CE self-reporting, CE audit and much more!



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Creative Solutions in Healthcare’s 2018 Dallas Company Paragraph Come join the team at one of our 50 skilled nursing facilities, where your contributions as a CDM, CFPP enhance our residents’ lives and are valued and rewarded. We offer competitive salaries, annual attendance at ACE, and a sign-on bonus.


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Dinex is a leader in the healthcare industry and is known for offering innovative solutions for meal service products and trayline equipment systems. Products include insulated ware, trays and trayline systems, delivery carts, plate heaters, retherm, and induction systems.


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Direct Supply delivers world-class solutions designed to help Senior Living providers thrive and enhance the lives of millions of America’s seniors.


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Exclusively comprised of former operators, DM&A has been a pioneer in the evolution of food service operations within the healthcare industry for over 3 decades. Their services include meal delivery, leadership development, software, interim staffing, uniforms, Nutrition, and EVS.



Ecolab is a global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Around the world, businesses in foodservice, hospitality, and healthcare choose Ecolab products and services to keep their environment clean and safe, operate efficiently, and achieve sustainability goals.


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Serve Ready Baked Smiles with Fieldstone Bakery’s® delicious products on your menu. Fudge Drizzle Cake Rolls are available now, and new Cosmo Blast Brownies and Frosted Mini Donuts will launch this spring and join our family of bakery favorites! Adding delicious, quality products to your menu is a winning plan to bring smiles to everyone.


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At Foodservice Express we carry over 1300 specialty diet products; gluten-free, sugar-free, kosher, allergen-free, vegan, organic, vegetarian, dairy-free, peanut-free, and many more available through Sysco, US Foods, Reinhart, FSA, Gordons and Cheney or purchase directly from Foodservice Express.


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At General Mills, we share your passion and commitment for providing the best possible food experience in your operation. We partner with hospital and senior living facilities to provide recipes that nourish, ideas that inspire, and products that meet your needs for taste and good nutrition. Stop by our booth to try our innovative products.


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Gordon Food Service is a broadline foodservice distributor. For over 115 years, we’ve delivered the excellence, expertise, and quality products our customers need to design successful food operations and experiences. We’ve grown to become the largest family business in the foodservice industry by upholding the same approach since 1897—being passionately committed to the people we serve. Backed by a track record of dependable delivery, Gordon Food Service provides consistent and reliable value added services and products for your food, chemical cleaning, and laundry operations.


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Health Technologies staff of Registered Dietitians provide comprehensive nutrition support services for resident care and dining in health care facilities. Enhancing the resident dining experience through customizable menu and meal card programs, manuals, consulting dietitians, and education opportunities.


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Hobart Food Equipment Group is a world leader in commercial food equipment and service for the food service industry. Hobart manufactures products for warewashing and waste handling; food preparation; Baxter bakery; cooking; weighing, wrapping and labeling systems; and Traulsen refrigeration.


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Hormel Health Labs offers an extensive line of products for individuals with dysphagia and solutions to treat malnutrition and involuntary weight loss. We also provide products designed for specific client needs including cancer, diabetes, increased fiber requirements, specialized nutrition conditions and general nutrition items too. We are Bridging the Gap Between Function and Flavor.


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With more than 70 years of experience, Hubert offers worldwide excellence in food merchandising solutions. From the latest trends to proven products you depend on, we guarantee unmatched service and 100% satisfaction.



The International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative (IDDSI) has published a standardized framework, terminology, definitions and testing methods for texture modified foods and thickened liquids for individuals with dysphagia of all ages, in all care settings, and all cultures to promote improved patient safety.


J&J Snack Food is a leader in niche snack food and beverage items. We have developed an endless selection of products to enable you to serve delicious and fun snacks every day.


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Jackson Warewashing Systems, Inc. is a full-line supplier and leading producer of high-quality commercial dishmachines—all made in the USA. We stand by our “Clean the First Time” commitment with dishmachines that deliver optimal cleaning performance while reducing labor, chemical, and utility costs. With more standard features and a lower acquisition and operating cost, Jackson sets the standard for warewashing.


JIFFY Foodservice LLC

We have been manufacturing “JIFFY” brand retail products since 1930. Our CMC branded baking mixes were developed specifically for the foodservice industry. CMC mixes are available in 25/50 lb. bags. This line is add-water-only, has zero trans-fat and certified Kosher and Halal. We support our products with excellent customer service.


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Kitchens To Go provides for lease or purchase mobile and modular kitchens for renovation or expansion, special events, and disaster response and recovery. In addition, cold and frozen storage, ware washing, dining space, restroom, and office facilities can be provided.


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Libbey® Intuitive Diningware helps create dining experiences that are more inspiring, accessible and dignified for all. As a leading provider of integrated tabletop solutions in hospitality and foodservice environments, Intuitive Diningware brings a new perspective to the Senior Living dynamic through a full spectrum of tableware selection.



Lindy's Homemade, LLC, the makers of Body Quest Frozen Protein Dessert and Froot Jooce 100% Frozen Juice, have a history of making great frozen dessert products for consumers and foodservice alike. Lindy's Italian Ice can be found in your grocer's freezer case while Body Quest and Froot Jooce are available for purchase for your operation from you favorite foodservice distributor.


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Lyons ReadyCare nutritional products include thickened liquids, supplements, fiber-enhanced Juices, enhanced waters, and our NEW Chocolate 2.0 nutritional drink. These products respond to specific needs of dysphagia, unintended weight loss, and bowel management. Stop by our booth to sample the new Chocolate 2.0!


Martin Bros is a customer-centric, employee-owned, independent full-line foodservice distributor. We are able to offer our customers an extensive inventory of quality food products, janitorial/cleaning supplies, large equipment, small wares and even medical supplies. Our mission is to serve our customers with innovative solutions and superior service. Healthcare customers can expect support that goes above and beyond quality products including customized menu services, cost control resources, innovative educational opportunities, culinary & dining enhancement resources and theme events.


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MatrixCare software solutions have powered the long-term care continuum for over 30 years. Used in more than 11,000 facility-based care settings and 1,500 home care agencies, MatrixCare is the largest LTPAC technology provider and the first to offer a true fully integrated, full spectrum EHR solution.



Ocean Spray invites you to stop by our booth to sample and learn more about our new healthcare beverage Ocean Spray Cranberry +health. This new clinically proven formula provides a nutritious, convenient and cost-efficient UTI reduction and management solution.


Reinhart's long-standing experience in healthcare allows us to deliver exceptional value across your entire foodservice operation. You receive quality products and service, healthcare-specific expertise, advice and training. We also offer the latest technology that helps you control costs, enhance your facility image and build resident satisfaction.


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Robot Coupe has become the foodservice industry leader in the development and refinement of food processors. In 1998 Robot Coupe introduced the "Blixer." This machine enabled the healthcare industry to serve the same foods to everyone in their facility by processing any food for patients with modified diet needs without the loss of any valuable nutrients.


Simply Thick

SimplyThick® Easy Mix food and beverage thickener is a new formulation of our gel-based thickener, is easy to mix, and is designed specifically for people who have difficulties swallowing. Simply stir for 20 seconds. NEW, IMPROVED AND EASY TO MIX WITH A SPOON!



As one of North America’s leading foodservice distributors, Sysco offers unparalleled expertise for the healthcare industry. We have top-quality products and services designed to meet your needs. Come see why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.


Tyson Healthcare

Tyson Foods is a recognized market leader in chicken, beef, and pork as well as prepared foods with leading brands such as Tyson®, Jimmy Dean®, Hillshire Farm®, Ball Park®. Tyson is rooted in hard work, humility, and purpose; to feed a growing world and continually raise expectations for how much good food can do.


Unified Brands is a leader in the foodservice equipment industry in cooking, refrigeration, ventilation equipment, custom fabricated solutions, conveyor systems, and cook-chill food production systems.


University of Florida

The University of Florida Dietary Manager/Certified Food Protection Professional Training Program is a professional, yet practical course that meets the needs of hospitals, extended-care facilities, and a variety of other food service operations.


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UND’s premier training program is offered online or through correspondence to become a CDM, CFPP. Online RD Preceptor services are available, as well as an Exam Review Course. Experienced and committed faculty members work individually with students. This course can be completed in less than one year. Stop by our booth for more information, and receive a gift from UND.