Corporate Profile

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) is the largest publicly traded wholesale distributor delivering healthier food options to people throughout the United States and Canada.

UNFI distributes over 110,000 products to more than 43,000 customers including natural product superstores, independent retailers, conventional supermarket chains, ecommerce retailers and food service industry.

UNFI Moves Food Forward, every day delivering healthier food options to more people. We reach the highest standards for quality, consistency, product assortments, dependability, value-added support services and integrity in the business. As the demand for healthy, fresh, locally sourced items evolves, so do we.

The natural and organic food industry has faced multiple challenges as retailers deal with consolidation and increased competition. Despite obstacles, our industry is showing tremendous growth – UNFI has a strategy to meet growing needs, and a strong balance sheet that provides considerable flexibility for investing in our future.

With industry-leading service levels and broad product availability, we are able to enhance value for our customers. From our highly evolved logistics network to promotional programs and more, we continue to find new ways to help our customers discover what’s next.

Our scale and unique infrastructure allow us to give retailers unparalleled access to a wide range of products. With 33 distribution centers across US and Canada, we can provide more people with a wider range of natural and organic grocery, chill, specialty, pet and personal care items.

With change all around us, we remain committed to promoting healthy food systems, reducing our environmental impact and supporting our communities. Every day we guide a healthier road ahead.

In 2017 the Wall Street Journal recognized UNFI as one of the most effectively managed U.S. companies on their “Management Top 250” list. UNFI was also ranked by Fortune as one of its "Most Admired Companies" from 2006-2010 and in 2012; the winner of the Supermarket News 2008 Sustainability Excellence Award; and recognized by the Nutrition Business Journal with the 2 009 Environment and Sustainability Award.

These recognitions highlight our deep commitment to supporting social and environmental initiatives including environmental conservation and protection, sustainable agriculture and social responsibility.

This is an exciting time for UNFI. We believe our sourcing capabilities, recent acquisitions, strong balance sheet and demonstrated leadership within “better-for-you” distribution are what will provide growth opportunities with new and existing customers for the road ahead.