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Restaurant Marketing 101: How to Get Your Restaurant Noticed

What captures your customer’s attention? Is it your restaurant’s menu? Location? Or maybe it’s catchy marketing? For many of today’s consumers, their attention needs to be grabbed quickly and then action needs to be taken to keep it. With restaurant experiences changing and consumer habits evolving, we need to find new ways to engage with […]

International Women’s Day

#EachforEqual – the global theme for this year’s International Women’s Day – emphasizes that an equal world is an enabled world, where each of us has a responsibility for creating gender balance in our company, in our industry and in our society. Here at Sysco Bahamas we have a tremendous amount of Women that have […]

NCL Update: 2019-nCoV (Novel CoronaVirus)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Chinese authorities identified the new coronavirus, which has resulted in more than a thousand confirmed cases in China, including cases outside Wuhan City. Additional cases have […]

Featured Shrimp

BFS stocks the widest selection of shrimp in the country, in many size from tiny to huge, pack sizes from 2 lb to large cases, head-on, peeled, or unpeeled, raw or cooked, wholesale or retail packaging and many more options. Read on for a snapshot selection of some of the shrimp that we carry, as […]

Hooters Opens Again in Nassau, Bahamas

A new Hooters location opened in the former Lukka Kairi location, on the waterfront side of downtown Nassau.

Coronavirus: What You Need to Know About Disinfecting

Cases of the new coronavirus have been confirmed in China, the US, Canada and Brazil. The best way to prevent the spread is use the proper disinfectants to keep surfaces clean in your establishment and home. This applies to schools, institutions such as nursing homes, medical facilities, offices, public places like airports and government offices, […]

Certified Angus Beef® Brand Announces 15th Consecutive Year Of Growth

The CAB® brand of beef denotes quality and consistency suitable for fine restaurants everywhere. Steaks and all cuts of beef labelled Certified Angus Beef® must meet 10 exacting standards, making it more selective than USDA Choice and USDA Prime.  Sysco Bahamas is the exclusive distributor of the CAB brand of beef, ensuring that chefs at […]

Pork Market Update 14 October 2019

Highlights: – Phase 1 of US and China trade negotiations could open the door to more US pork sales to that market and higher pork prices. – In the short term pork supplies remain plentiful, with slaughter last week over 2.7 million head, the second highest on record. – Pork belly prices have surged higher […]

Retail Customers: Order Your Holiday Pies This Week

Order your pies for Thanksgiving today from your BFS sales rep 4620377 Sara Lee Home Style Pumpkin Pies 6/34 oz 3401900 Sara Lee Home Style Pecan Pies 6/34 oz 7069974 Sara Lee Mince Meat Pies 6/34 oz Deadline Friday October 11, 2019

Restaurant Marketing Ideas

Inspiration for your October restaurant specials and marketing! These US-based and international celebration days help you showcase your versatility and creativity via your favourite seasonal ingredients. Monday, 14th of October is National Hero’s Day in The Bahamas, which is a national holiday and the perfect time to celebrate all things Bahamian. October is National Seafood […]

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