A collaboration between IFDA and Pepper, this white paper covers ecommerce options for foodservice distributors, and includes overviews of each type of platform option and things to consider when choosing the right one for your company.
Customers have grown accustomed to placing orders and engaging with brands via simple, robust mobile apps and websites. For the latest generation of restaurant operators, browsing catalogs on their phones feels more natural than browsing the aisles of a physical store. The key question this poses for many foodservice distributors is how to develop their own ecommerce experience – one that meets current needs and will resonate with customers for years to come.
Based on subject matter expertise and interviews with foodservice distribution professionals, this paper explores the options and offers helpful tips to build a customized strategy.