FARNER-BOCKEN CO.

Farner-Bocken Co. is yet another distribution company that has stood the test of time. Being established in 1939, the Farner-Bocken Company has been in business for a respectable amount of time. The family owned company provides services in a broad range.

Farmer-Bocken Co. serves specifically; Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Nebraska, Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming and Montana. This helps for a focused approach to their marketing strategies. To these regions they supply over 14,000 items in the categories of cigarettes, candy, snacks, tobacco, groceries, automotive, beverages, health and beauty, paper, ice cream, chemicals, supplies, and convenience foods.

Farner-Bocken has a wide range of products for the food service industry but also pride themselves in their ability to supply full service restraint and institutional food service. In this case they add even more variety to their product listing. This allows Farner-Bocken Co. to provide everything a client would need in the Midwest United States. These other products include; produce, fresh and frozen meats, dairy, dry goods, appetizers, breads, pastries, desserts, canned goods, chemicals, paper, supplies and small wares.

With an established track record of 70 years, Farner-Bocken Co. is established to be that friend neighborhood business you have always want while providing the product range you would desire out of such a large scale distributor. Farner-Bocken Co. prides themselves in their ability to complete all of this while maintaining a particular sense of honesty and integrity.

 

Foodservice distribution

Farner-Bocken Co. is committed to providing you the best possible foodservice experience through a very extensive list of vendors that provide for their company. Sometimes causing headaches, this extensive list of vendors is exactly what makes Farner-Bocken Co. able to provide a quality standard of customer service that they hold themselves to everyday.

Furthermore, with this list you can be sure to fill all the shelves of your store. The only issue is with a lack of support programs listed, this process might be a little more difficult for you to navigate on your own.

 

Convenience store distribution

Much like the foodservice distribution aspect of Farner-Bocken Co., they are able to provide you with an equally as extensive list of vendors that provide all the products you could possibly need. It is a great quality for a company to have but the process of sorting through the list could lead to difficulties as step into the decision making process of establishing your business.

Overall, Farner-Backen Co. is a company large enough to handle the adequate capacity of any major distributor. The only concern is their lack of support programs in this could make your relationship with this company a little more strained. It’s already hard to establish the marketing settings and optimize the product on yourself, and with other major distributors offering advising services, it would be best to have a planned laid out before progressing into a relationship with Farner-Bocken Co.  Also do keep in mind their distribution map, it may be limited but that does not mean that the quality is sacrificed because of it.

 

Corporate Office
1-800-274-8692
Mailing Address
1751 Highway 30 East
P.O. Box 368
Carroll, IA 51401
http://mrc.farner-bocken.com/fbpublic/index.html