News from 2020

July 21, 2020

St. Lawrence to Host USDA Food Box Distribution July 30 in Canton

The USDA Food Box Distribution Program is part of the Federal COVID-19 Food Assistance Program. The program is intended to purchase surplus commodities to assist farms and food businesses while making products available for free to those suffering from the economic impacts of the pandemic.

July 21, 2020

Milk and food giveaway draws massive crowd in Irondequoit

A food-distribution event spearheaded by the American Dairy Association North East drew such a massive crowd to the parking lot of the former Medley Centre in Irondequoit Tuesday morning that hundreds of potential recipients had to be turned away.

July 21, 2020

Free milk, food to be distributed in Clayton on Wednesday

The American Dairy Association North East along with Glazier Packing Co., Renzi Foodservice, the Clayton Chamber of Commerce and the town of Clayton are coordinating the distribution of more than 2,500 gallons of milk and more than 21,000 pounds of food at a drive-thru event beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Cerow Recreation Park, 615 E. Line Road.

June 16, 2020

Watertown Business Adapting to COVID-19 Realities

Renzi's Foodservice provides the food we eat in local restaurants, schools, hospitals, nursing homes, and more. About a month ago, the company created a way to add directly to the public to that list, by introducing Renzi Market.

June 15, 2020

16,000 gallons of milk, along with tons of meat and produce to be given away in CNY

In total, more than 16,000 gallons of milk, 31,000 pounds of produce, 25,000 pounds of meat, and 12,000 pounds of additional dairy products will be given to those who need it most.

June 12, 2020

Renzi Foodservice expands home delivery service

WWNY-7 - Renzi Market is expanding home delivery services to all of Jefferson County and offering free delivery through Labor Day.

May 20, 2020

Watertown’s Renzi Foodservice begins offering online marketplace

Renzi Foodservice has begun offering curbside pickup and residential home delivery within the city and town of Watertown. The locally owned business on Monday introduced its new online marketplace, "Renzi Market," which the company says will provide the public a new outlet to safely source essential food and supplies online and shop from home throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

May 19, 2020

Watertown business using $19M in federal funds to help feed the hungry

The U.S. Agriculture Department unveiled a new food distribution program that uses a farmers' extra food to feed hungry people. Watertown food distribution company, Renzi Foodservice, is playing an important role.

May 14, 2020

Renzi Foodservice Launches Online “Renzi Market” Initiative

Locally owned Renzi Foodservice has introduced a new online marketplace, “Renzi Market,” and will begin offering curbside pickup and residential home delivery to the city and town of Watertown. This initiative will provide the public a new outlet to safely source essential food and supplies online and shop from the comfort of their homes, throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

March 27, 2020

Watertown’s Renzi Foodservice supports nonprofits with food donations

A local business impacted by restaurant closures amid the coronavirus pandemic has found a way during the situation to benefit area nonprofits. Renzi Foodservice, which has its headquarters in the City Center Industrial Park, has been donating food to several organizations over the past few weeks. Organizations that have been supported by Renzi include: The New York State Zoo at Thompson Park; the Salvation Army of Watertown; Watertown Urban Mission; Community Action Planning of Jefferson County; and Garnsey's Feral Acres in Clayton.

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