The Smithfield Foods seasoning company was chosen out of 500 Yum! suppliers.
SMITHFIELD, Va. – Smithfield Foods Inc. announce that its Saratoga Food Specialties dry seasoning blends company received Yum! Brands’ US Supplier of the Year award during its annual gala June 28. Saratoga Foods Specialties was selected out of 500 suppliers by Yum! Brands for the award. The US Supplier of the Year award recognizes suppliers for excellence in innovation, operations, quality and service.

“We’re honored to receive this award, which reflects our continued commitment to helping customers develop innovative flavors for their brands,” said Michael Marks, president of Saratoga Food Specialties. “At Saratoga, we know that our brand is our customer’s brand and recognize that our success is based on their success.”

In addition to this award, Saratoga also received Taco Bell’s Supplier of the Year award for the fourth consecutive year.