Ralcorp named McDonald's Supplier of the Year
October 27, 2008
by FoodBusinessNews.net Staff
OAK BROOK, ILL. — McDonald’s USA had named Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products as the 2008 Supplier of the Year. Ralcorp supplies many of McDonald’s breakfast options and sweet goods.
"Ralcorp has been a trusted supplier for nearly three decades and continues to demonstrate outstanding business leadership," said Dan Gorsky, vice-president of supply chain for McDonald’s North America. "Their passion, collaboration and commitment to innovation and overall operational excellence have helped build McDonald’s success in the breakfast business. Aligning with trusted suppliers such as Ralcorp allows McDonald’s to continue to serve our valued customers with food that is made with high-quality fresh ingredients."
Ralcorp has been supplying products such as griddle cakes for the McGriddles sandwich, hotcakes and biscuits, as well as Cinnamon Melts for more than 25 years. Mr. Gorsky said Ralcorp won this year’s award for showing leadership and delivering on numerous product and quality improvements, driving innovation, making life easier for McDonald’s employees and reducing waste.