Saturday, January 12th 2019, businesses & residents gathered at City Square for Warren's winter wonder event. The event included; an ice carving show, skate clinic, petting zoo, putt-putt golf and food trucks. Variety was excited to be a part of the fun and sponsor the event. Pictured below is Tom Koller, Vending Customer Service Manager, with the Variety FoodServices ice sculpture. You can check out video from this event here on the Warren Parks and Recreation Facebook page.
Variety FoodServices began in 1928, on the cusp of the Great Depression. Founder Norman Nowak recognized that the increasing inability to collect payment from customers was a contributing factor towards business insolvency. Intuitively, Norman recognized that vending would be an excellent solution to this receivable issue since coins had to be inserted before products would dispense. Since those rather humble beginnings, we have grown to become Michigan’s largest independent
Every year the Variety team puts together holiday baskets to give to families in need. The baskets are stuffed with food, clothing, toiletries, and some games for the kids. This tradition began in 2007, and every year it grows to affect more people. In 2018, we delivered baskets to 72 schools and helped 140 different families. We are able to continue this tradition, due to generous donations from many of our vendors. These vendors include: Aldi, Country Fresh, Sun Valley, GFS