KeHE Distributors LLC announced Tuesday that it has renewed its agreement with Sprouts Farmers Market as its primary distribution partner for natural, organic and fresh products through the year 2025.
"Sprouts is one of the fastest growing, most forward thinking and efficient merchants in the country, and we are honored they have chosen to renew and expand our partnership," said Brandon Barnholt, president and chief executive officer of KeHE Distributors. KeHE Distributors, founded in 1953, is B Corp Certified and employee owned.
Sprouts, a pioneer for a small-box grocery retail formats, operates more than 300 stores in 17 state from coast to coast, with plans to reach 19 states by the end of the year. Terms of the new agreement include shared targets for improving operational efficiencies, lowering food waste and enhancing Sprouts' customer experience.
Jim Nielsen, president & chief executive officer of Sprouts Farmers Market said, "We are excited about renewing our partnership with KeHE and confident this agreement will serve us and our customers well for years to come."
Source: KeHE Distributors