Food Service
Five Star Adds Emerald Brand Eco-Friendly Foodservice Disposables, Cleaning Products To Offering

Posted On: 5/21/2018

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CHATTANOOGA, TN -- Five Star Food Service, a Canteen franchise, said it will deliver Emerald Brand's sustainable foodservice products throughout its network of more than 750 locations in its service area. Based in Chattanooga, TN, Five Star is a regional leader in vending, micromarkets, coffee services, full-service dining and catering.    

PUT ‘ER THERE, PARTNER:  Kicking off new partnership to bring Five Star customers Emerald Brand’s sustainable breakroom supplies are (l.-r.) Kate Hurgeton, Five Star; Jim Mosley, Emerald Brand; Shelby Flanders, Five Star; Natalie Peach, Five Star; Susan Giles, Five Star; and Ralph Bianculli Jr, Emerald Brand.
Five Star will offer its customers a broad range of Emerald Brand products including Tree-Free towel and tissue, molded fiber products and bio-plastic foodservice disposables.

Through Emerald Brand's communication and consultative programs, Five Star will also be able to provide its clients with quarterly environmental impact statements, communicate health and wellness initiatives, and educate its clients on the importance of sustainability related to their everyday consumption.

"Emerald's range of Tree-Free, compostable and BPA free products, along with their measurement and marketing tools, is second to none," said Five Star Food Service vice-president of OCS operations Mike Laurer. "By offering these products and tools to our customers we are helping them meet their goals to reduce their environmental impact."