Last week's disastrous events in the Eastern U.S. had the secondary effects of bringing much of the nation's travel to a halt, and food industry executives were impacted along with everyone else. how organizers responded by cutting short or canceling events. The Food Distributors International Midyear Executive Conference in Toronto was halted shortly after news broke of the U.S. explosions, and the U.S.-Canada border was temporarily closed, stranding executives in the country. (See ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.