Florida Based CBI Has ‘Delivered Southern Hospitality Since 1925
Cheney Brothers, the Florida based broad based hospitality distributor held their Annual Food Show on June 7 at Americraft Expo Center at the South Florida Fairgrounds and welcomed chefs, managers, administrators and the entire industry to meet, samples and save on the entire line of products.
Established in 1925 as a dairy distributor, Cheney Brothers has become one of the fastest growing, respected and progressive food service distributors in the southeast and represents over 18,000 products.Their network includes the most recognized national brands as well as specialty items from around the globe.
Cheney Brothers offers Southwest Florida an option of local loyalty from a company with three generations of committed sales and service. Their pledge to product knowledge and customer care has increased their exposure and position in the 239 marketplace. At the show, representatives of Cheney Brothers confirmed plans to expand to Southwest Florida. Construction on a new state of the art warehouse on the west coast could begin as early as next year.
From Prime Bari Beef, Fresh & frozen Seafood to locally grown and exotic produce, Cheney feeds Florida. But outside the walk-ins CBI also distributes virtually all the needs of the hospitality industry from restaurant supplies, equipment and paper goods to janitorial, laundry and linens.
But Beverage Underground discovered so many items that belong at and behind the bar. A complete line of items to stock your bar and increase efficiency are available to update and improve beverage service. Roasted coffees, exotic teas, juices to sodas Cheney Brothers can pour it on.
Larry ‘Smokey’ Genta was on hand and stopped by several of the hundreds of purveyor booths including Jarritos Mexican Soft Drinks, Monin Gourmet Flavorings and Filthy Foods, the premier supplier of unique stuffed olives and other gourmet garnishes.
Cheney Brothers is based in Rivera Beach Florida and from there they cover all of South Florida from West Palm Beach to the Keys including Lee Collier and Charlotte Counties.
From their Ocala location on I-75, Cheney Brothers services the Central & Northern Florida markets and beyond with daily shuttles to Georgia‚ Alabama‚ North and South Carolina.