PROVIDENCE, RI - United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) is joining leaders in the food and grocery retail industry convened by the White House on March 16 to meet the needs of consumers during these unprecedented times due to coronavirus (COVID-19) in the US.  

“It is important for all Americans to know that they can continue to count on companies like ours to keep stores well-stocked with a variety of food and wellness products during this critical period,” said Steven L. Spinner, chairman and chief executive officer of UNFI.  

“In addition to having business continuity and safety plans in place to keep America fed, UNFI is supplementing its coordination with federal, state and local government agencies by now collaborating with the White House and industry peers,” he said. “We firmly believe that increased levels of public-private coordination can further enhance UNFI’s around-the-clock efforts to meet our customers current and future needs.”