United Natural Foods company info

What does United Natural Foods do?
United Natural Foods (NYSE:UNFI) serves as a vital link between organic, specialty, and conventional food producers and retailers across North America. With a commitment to providing the best in health and wellness products, United Natural Foods manages a comprehensive distribution network that ensures a diverse range of food items reach supermarket shelves, specialty stores, and natural health food stores, efficiently and reliably. This extensive distribution system supports their objective to make healthier food options accessible to a wide audience, emphasizing sustainability and responsible sourcing. Through strategic acquisitions and partnerships, United Natural Foods continually expands its portfolio and operational footprint, aiming to meet the growing demand for organic and natural products while contributing positively to environmental and social ecosystems.
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Company Snapshot

Is United Natural Foods a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does United Natural Foods employ?

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Employees
29,455

What sector is United Natural Foods in?

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Sector
Consumer Staples

Where is the head office for United Natural Foods?

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Head Office
Providence, United States

What year was United Natural Foods founded?

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Year Founded
1976
What does United Natural Foods specialise in?
/Wholesale Distributor /Organic Products /Natural Foods /Specialty Foods /Retail Services /Sustainability Initiatives

What are the products and/or services of United Natural Foods?

Overview of United Natural Foods offerings
Wholesale Distribution - Comprehensive organic and natural foods and products distribution to retailers, chains, and independent stores.
UNFI Brands+ - Proprietary brands offering, including organic, non-GMO, and specialty foods.
Professional Services - Retail support services including marketing, category management, and store development solutions.
eCommerce & Technology Solutions - Digital platforms and tools for ordering, fulfillment, and inventory management tailored to retailer needs.
Supply Chain and Logistics Services - Efficient distribution and logistics solutions ensuring timely delivery of products.
Cross-Docking and Redistribution - Streamlines supply chain, reducing transportation costs and improving product freshness.

Who is in the executive team of United Natural Foods?

United Natural Foods leadership team
  • Mr. James Alexander Miller Douglas Jr.
    Mr. James Alexander Miller Douglas Jr.
    President, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Michael S. Funk
    Mr. Michael S. Funk
    Co-Founder & Independent Director
  • Mr. John W. Howard
    Mr. John W. Howard
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Danielle  Benedict
    Ms. Danielle Benedict
    Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Mr. Louis  Martin
    Mr. Louis Martin
    President of Wholesale
  • Ms. Erin  Horvath
    Ms. Erin Horvath
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Richard Eric Esper
    Mr. Richard Eric Esper
    Chief Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Mr. Mario  Maffie
    Mr. Mario Maffie
    Chief Information Officer