our latest news

Often times Baker Commodities makes the news, sometimes we’re in the news. Below are some of the latest happenings with, and within, Baker Commodities.

Rochester/Syracuse Division Awarded Safe Driving Award

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Mingo Resendiz Retires After 45 Years With Baker

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

Baker Cold Storage Facility – Long Beach

Baker Cold Storage (a wholly owned subsidiary of Baker Commodities, Inc.) and Colton, CA based Lineage Logistics (facility operator) announced last week that they are teaming up to build a brand new 250,000 square foot [...]

Jim Andreoli II named Professional of the Year

We are very proud to congratulate Jim Andreoli II on being named Professional of the Year in Environmental Remediation in 2013 by the prestigious Who’s Who in Worldwide Branding. A press release was posted by [...]