Baker Commodities’ Kerman Division hosted its annual company picnic on Sunday, October 15th. This year’s theme was a “Hawaiian Luau” and everybody got into the spirit. Instructors showed the crowd how to do a perfect hula, and a few brave souls got up to try their hand.
Baker Commodities’ Rochester/Syracuse division was very proud to be awarded the 2016 Trucking Association of New York Fleet Safety Award for Small Class, Pick Up and Delivery. To qualify for this award, the fleet must have an accident rate of less than .05 per year. Baker Rochester/Syracuse successfully completed the 2016 work year with [...]
Baker’s Rochester/Syracuse Division Participates in NYSRA Golf Tourney to Raise Funds for ProStart Food Service Education Program
Baker Commodities’ Rochester/Syracuse Divisions recently participated in the New York State Restaurant Association (NYSRA) 28th Annual NYSRA Rochester Chapter Golf Tournament. The event benefits ProStart, a nationwide, two-year program for high school students that develops industry leaders. From culinary techniques to management skills, ProStart’s industry-driven curriculum provides real world educational opportunities, builds practical skills [...]
Baker Commodities’ Seattle Division is proud to announce that they were recently awarded the King County Industrial Waste Program’s prestigious Commitment-to-Compliance Award. This award recognizes Baker’s perfect compliance with the terms and conditions of its industrial wastewater discharge permit for five consecutive years (2012-2016). It also celebrates Baker’s commitment to preventing pollution, protecting communities, the [...]
Media Statement 5/31/17 This morning at approximately 8 a.m. a Baker Commodities truck was involved in a collision with a bicyclist at the intersection of Val Vista & Ray in Gilbert, AZ. We are heartbroken to learn that the accident resulted in a fatality. We are working closely with local police to determine [...]
On Thursday, March 30, Baker Corporate celebrated the retirement of one of its most long-term and valued employees; Mingo Resendiz. In a special luncheon at the Sierra Pine facility, his co-workers, family and friends joined together to recognize his hard work, dedication and ever-positive attitude. Mingo started with Baker Commodities as a Truck Dumper [...]
Baker Commodities’ Rochester Division was invited to participate in Sysco Syracuse's 2016 Essence of the Holidays Product Expo and Appreciation Events (Rochester, October 25th and (Watkins Glenn on November 9th). The shows are designed to acknowledge their customers’ continued partnership and loyalty, and feature exclusive product showcases that introduce fresh ideas on seasonal classics. While [...]