Aloha From Kerman

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’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 [...]

Seattle Division Awarded King County Industrial Waste Program Award

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 [...]

Special Media Statement

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 [...]

Baker Rochester Joins Sysco Syracuse for Trade Shows

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 [...]

Phoenix Did It!

A big congratulations to Baker Commodities’ Phoenix Division. They successfully collected 2300 pounds of food for St. Mary’s Food Bank through a division-wide food drive. “I am so proud of the employees and their contributions to help others,” said Bev Norris, Division General Manager. “The excitement these past 6 weeks has been amazing, and everybody [...]

Congratulations Joe Longo

Baker would like to congratulate Joe Longo on his retirement after working for Baker Commodities Billerica Division for over thirty four years. Joe came to Baker after working for Minute Man Concrete as a driver. After driving routes to start his career at Baker, he became a Customer Service Representative working trade shows, grading hides [...]