A Letter from our CEO, Wayne Hudis

I would like to suggest some of the reasons why you should consider Quaker Valley Foods as a primary, secondary or promotional supplier for you. 1. Quaker Valley Foods is small enough to offer personalized service, but large enough to offer competitive pricing. 2. You...

National Hot Dog Day!

Today, July 19, is National Hot Dog Day!  While it is a type of sausage culturally originating in Germany, the hot dog (otherwise known as the frankfurter, frank, or wiener) is a classic American food.  It’s enjoyed all over the country in a variety of ways.  Over the...

National French Fry Day!

Tomorrow, July 13, is National French Fry Day! Despite its name, the French fry does not actually originate in France. Instead, it is traced back to Belgium, where potatoes have been fried since the late 1600s. Belgians during this time would cut up and fry fish as a...

National Fried Chicken Day

Tomorrow, July 6, is National Fried Chicken Day! This delicious method of cooking chicken by seasoning and deep-frying it in fat has become a staple in the American south. It can be traced back to both Scotland and Western Africa – Scotland known for frying the...

4th of July

The Fourth of July is coming up quickly, and what better way to celebrate than to fire up the grill? Here at Quaker Valley, we have plenty of products that are great on the grill; whether you’re in the mood for chicken, pork, beef, or seafood, we have just what you...

Summer Solstice

Today, June 21, is the Summer Solstice! That means that today is the longest day of the year – we will get almost 15 hours of sunlight today, with sunrise around 5:30 am and sunset not until 8:30 pm. It also means that today is the first official day of summer! Summer...

Recall Notice

Quaker Valley has been informed by our vendor, National Fish and Seafood, that some of their products have an undeclared food allergen (milk). Please remove from sale and return to Quaker Valley for credit. Below is the list of affected items that Quaker Valley...

National Jerky Day

Monday, June 12th, was National Jerky Day! Jerky is a form of preserved meat that has been trimmed of fat, cut, and dried in order to prevent spoiling. Salt can also be added to aid with preservation. The word “jerky” comes from the Quechua “ch’arki,” which means...

National Turkey Lovers Month

June is National Turkey Lovers Month! While turkeys are most popularly enjoyed at Thanksgiving dinner, having this celebration in June appreciates the turkey’s year-round greatness. Here are some things you may not have known about this All-American bird: The turkey...

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar observed Muslims by praying, contemplating, and fasting from sunrise to sunset for the entire month. According to Islamic belief, this month commemorates the first revelation of the Quran to Muhammad and is regarded...
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