McDonald’s USA recently awarded Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products, a supplier for many of McDonald’s breakfast offerings as well as sweet goods, as the 2008 Supplier of the Year.

For more than 25 years, Ralcorp has been providing quality bakery products for McDonald’s core breakfast offerings such as griddle cakes for the McGriddles sandwich, Hotcakes and Biscuits, as well as Cinnamon Melts.

“Ralcorp has been a trusted supplier for nearly three decades and continues to demonstrate outstanding business leadership. Their passion, collaboration and commitment to innovation and overall operational excellence have helped build McDonald’s success in the breakfast business,” says Dan Gorsky, vice president, Ssupply chain, McDonald’s North America.

The McDonald’s U.S. Supplier of the Year Award is presented annually to the food, paper or product supplier that makes the most significant impact on, and contribution to, McDonald’s U.S. business results from the previous year. The award recognizes criteria including commitment to quality and food safety, product, equipment and process innovation, exemplary customer service and value.

“We are truly honored to receive this award and to be a valued supplier to this world-class System,” says Marguerite Davis, vice president & general manager–Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products. “McDonald’s is synonymous with breakfast and we are proud to be part of the McDonald’s family and its legacy. We appreciate the dedication and hard work from both teams and look forward to continuing our successful partnership.”

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