NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Plaintiffs filed an amended class-action lawsuit against U.S. Foodservice in U.S. District Court here last week, detailing a scheme in which the distributor is alleged to have marked up the price of goods through the use of “value-added service providers.” The VASPs, according to testimony in the lawsuit, simply served to mark up the cost of goods upon which U.S. Foodservice based its pricing to its customers. The suit was originally filed in October by Waterbury ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
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.
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.