Television Chef Lidia Matticchio Bastianich Visits PSS Distribution Services' 3PL Warehousing Facilities

The recently-appointed Northeast distribution services provider for Nonna Foods, PSS Distribution Services, welcomed television chef Lidia Matticchio Bastianich to its warehousing facilities in Jamesburg, New Jersey.

Dayton, NJ—November 5, 2010—Television chef Lidia Matticchio Bastianich of Lidia’s Italy recently visited the 3PL Warehousing facilities of PSS Distribution Services headquartered in Jamesburg, New Jersey. The visit follows a recent contract between PSS Distribution Services and Nonna Foods, the supplier of Chef Lidia’s line of best-selling cooking products.

According to Gary Borne, President of PSS Distribution Services, Bastianich wanted an inside look at how the supply chain of her product line works. She asked about quality assurance, food safety handling and service to her customers.

PSS Distribution Services President Gary Borne, Lidia Matticchio Bastianich, Managing Partner Corrado Manuali, PSS Distribution Services President Gary Borne, Lidia Matticchio Bastianich, Managing Partner Corrado Manuali “It was an honor to show Lidia our warehouse facilities,” says Borne. “She emphasized to us that the quality of her products along with her very loyal following of customers have inspired her to provide the highest quality products in the most efficient way possible.”

To demonstrate how PSS Distribution Services provides superior supply chain services, Borne led Bastianich on a tour of the 200,000 square foot distribution center that handles her products. According to Borne, Bastianich spent time on the floor working and speaking with the customer service team as well as the warehouse operations manager to get a better understanding of how the distribution center works.

Bastianich’s award-winning cooking show, Lidia’s Italy, airs on public television and complements her best-selling line of cookbooks. Bastianich also operates six authentic Italian restaurants throughout New York City, Pittsburgh and Kansas City. Please visit http://www.lidiasitaly.com to find more information, download recipes or shop Lidia’s online store.

About PSS Distribution Services

PSS Distribution Services is the Northeast's premier services provider and a leader in warehousing, storage, transportation and distribution since 1983. PSS is an industry-leading third party distribution services provider whom Fortune 500 companies have come to rely on for their expertise in consumer product distribution, reverse logistics, transportation and packaging services. The company's state-of-the-art Warehouse Management and Road Transportation Systems offer applications that include: EDI, Radio Frequency and Bar-coding, Comprehensive Inventory Control and Activity Reports, Lot Code and Shelf Life Management and Monitoring, Document Imaging, Product Recall Program and our Net View Internet Enabled Access.

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