US Foods, Rosemont, Ill., acquired Food Genius, a Chicago-based provider of foodservice data and analytics. The Food Genius team members will join US Foods.
Focused exclusively on foodservice, Food Genius offers a suite of technology applications designed to simplify the interactions needed to transform large-scale unstructured data into application-ready datasets and actionable insights.
“Our core technologies are built for a single purpose, providing consistent and predictable structure on top of what is normally inconsistent datasets in foodservice,” says Jason Felger, chief executive officer, Food Genius. “We’re all very excited to be a part of US Foods’ mission of being first in food.”
Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.