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College & University

Welcome to Foodservice with a Difference!

At Martin Bros., our goal is to create solutions that serve our foodservice partners. We provide college and university customers with resources that make foodservice a successful part of their institutions. Solutions such as custom imaging, innovative products, commitment to sustainability and social responsibility, online tools, continuing education and much more will help put your program at the top of the class!

Culinary Team

Culinary Team

Looking for ideas to revamp or enhance your student dining options, special event catering menus and back-of-the-house operations to fit the latest trends, culinary techniques and efficiency options? Martin Bros. has a dedicated Culinary Team to provide ideas and expertise on great-tasting food, eye-catching presentation and foodservice operations management.

Learn more about the Martin Bros. Culinary Team.

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Bring your foodservice to life! Martin Bros. has the ability to work with you to design branded programs and custom imaging that compliments your school’s atmosphere and dining options. These marketing tools create a colorful, inviting environment that meets the demands of today’s learners!

In addition to imaging your foodservice site, Martin Bros. has the ability to create marketing programs to increase traffic and add excitement. Whether it is developing unique techniques to survey your students on their likes and dislikes or adding some pizzazz to some special events throughout the year, we are here to help you liven up your foodservice with creativity.

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Sustainability & Social Responsibility

Martin Bros. and our vendors are committed to making smart decisions for the planet. We put a large emphasis on sustainability and social responsibility. From recycling to reducing energy consumption and beyond, we are working to become better stewards of the environment and supporting our vendors’ efforts to do the same.

From new products and rebate offers to inventory management tools and a revolutionary order entry system, is your online resource.

Available information and services include:

New Items, Promotions, Coupons, Flyers, Catalogs, Close-Outs, Shopping List, Inventory, Product Nutrition Reference, Food Cost Calculator, ServSafe Courses, Video Library, Merchandising, Videos, Links, Reports and much more.

Features include:

  • Information including your driver’s name, estimated time of arrival and estimated number of pieces for your delivery.
  • Inventory system allows you to track what you have on hand from Martin Bros. as well as from other distributors.
  • Food cost calculator calculates raw food cost, food cost percentage and sell price.
  • Access to purchase history reports that allow you to pull data as far back as January 1 of the previous calendar year.
  • Access to a year’s worth of invoices and credits.
  • Access to a list of coupons tracked for you through our ACRS (Automatic Coupon Retrieval System) program.
  • Support personnel that can assist and train you on all applications available online.

Continuing Education

Martin Bros. organizes convenient opportunities for educational foodservice shows and seminars, which keep you and your staff members informed about new products, serving ideas, management issues, industry standards and more. Example seminar topics include: management, leadership, marketing, small wares, food code and sanitation.

More details are available on our Continuing Education page.

Food Safety (HACCP)

Martin Bros. is a fully compliant HACCP facility. ASI Food Safety Consultants perform our annual HACCP and sanitation audits. We continue to receive Excellent or Very Good ratings each year, making us one of the top food safe distributors in the nation.

For more details on our HACCP program, please visit our Food Safety page.

College & University Affiliations

Martin Bros. is pleased to be a member of The National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS). As a member, we are constantly educating ourselves about your needs and working to help you be successful.

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Non-Food Solutions

Looking for products to get the job done in both the back- and front-of-the-house? Martin Bros. has the product and equipment solutions, from utensils to janitorial supplies, to assist you with your foodservice operation’s success.

To see all of our non-food offerings, please visit our Solutions page.