Performance Food Group is one of the largest – and fastest growing – food service distributors and the leading fresh-cut produce processor in the nation.  The firm’s Customized Distribution focuses on specifically meeting the special needs of family and casual dining chains. Their customers include such well-known family favorites as Cracker Barrel®, Outback Steakhouse®, Ruby Tuesday®, and T.G.I. Friday’s® to name a few. In all, they service customers in all 50 states and 41 countries.

With so many locations, products and specialized needs, these national chains require customized attention and a centralized contact for product lines, menu changes and account coordination. PFG has eight distribution centers throughout the U.S., fully stocked and ready to deliver anything, including fresh seafood and meats to produce and dairy products.

Klassen Corporation was retained as general contractor to build a new distribution center in Shafter, CA.  The 138,000 square foot facility includes a 24,000 s.f. freezer, 68,000 s.f. of dry storage, offices, refrigerated dock, cooler and garage. With more than two dozen bays, the centrally located distribution facility is able to accommodate their customers throughout central California. Located on north Driver Road in the city of Shafter, the facility also includes a separate maintenance building measuring 6,000 square feet.

By The Numbers


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