New Member Spotlight

NFRA is always gaining new members from a variety of categories. Read below to learn about some of our newest members of the association!

APPI Energy

APPI Energy provides data-driven, holistic energy management solutions tailored to your organization’s specific needs and goals. APPI can analyze your energy usage, evaluate your energy bill, deliver a green-apples-to-green-apples comparison of supplier prices and contracts, and negotiate a supply solution tailored to your budgetary needs and sustainability goals. Operating on a foundation of data-driven consulting solutions, designed to help you save time, money, and minimize budgetary risk on the energy procurement process. Additionally, APPI offers energy management solutions to reduce demand, reduce costs, and increase sustainability. Visit
To learn more, contact Carrie Shepard at or 800.520.6685.

Strack & Van Til

Established in 1959, Strack & Van Til is Northwest Indiana’s premier grocer, and lives up to their commitment to delivering the finest quality groceries at a value, with outstanding customer service. Each of the regional grocery chain’s 21 stores offer fresh produce, the best cuts of meat, a full-service deli, scratch-made bakery goods, and florist-quality floral designs, as well as natural and organic items, locally sourced products, and aisles of shelf-stable, refrigerated and frozen foods. From grocery delivery to online ordering, to a customer rewards program, Strack & Van Til’s focus is to make customers’ lives easier by feeding them. Visit

Pinnacle Food Sales

Pinnacle Food Sales operates a specialized brokerage company focusing on all categories within supermarket, specialty, and independent chains in the southeast market. We are headquartered in Coconut Creek, Florida with branch offices in Tampa, and Atlanta, Georgia. For over 40 years Pinnacle Food Sales has specialized in areas such as merchandising, category management, and marketing services to producers of food products. We are attuned to changes, and market trends, and in that area have worked diligently to build a varying portfolio of lines. We feel that our understanding of the marketplace, coupled with our contacts at the Buyer and Corporate Levels in Key Accounts, is unsurpassed by any other group. Visit

Base Culture

Base Culture is a fast-growing Paleo, gluten-free, and grain-free baked goods and snack company that proudly produces high-quality, clean ingredient sliced breads, almond butters, and sweet baked goods for consumers seeking deliciously nourishing, satisfying options. All Base Culture products are Paleo, gluten-free, grain-free, non-GMO, and Kosher. Base Culture also has 100% Keto certified options in its sliced breads and almond butter product lines. Everything is made in-house at the Base Culture manufacturing plant to ensure that product quality is held to the highest of standards. Base Culture’s baked goods can be found in the frozen section. Visit

Revolution Gelato

Revolution Gelato serves up plant-based, organic gelato pints and mini gelato pies that taste better than dairy using only the cleanest, most simple ingredients around!

The gelato has won multiple taste awards for its exceptional creaminess and stand-out taste experience including “Best Dessert,” even when competing directly against dairy.

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Petit Pot

Petit Pot was founded in 2014 by French Pastry Chef Max to appeal to dessert lovers who are dissatisfied with mass-produced, processed dessert with additives, preservatives, and artificial ingredients. Max created perfectly portioned organic desserts that are deliciously rich & creamy, including a plant-based line.

Petit Pot is now distributed in over 6,000 stores nationally: Whole Foods, Safeway, Wegmans, Shoprite, Publix, Harris Teeter, Walmart, Costco as well as via e-commerce: own DTC, Amazon, Imperfect Foods, Fresh Direct, Good Eggs

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DinnerTime makes it easy and affordable to plan, shop, and prepare delicious, healthy meals the whole family will love. Our highly personalized meal planning, pantry management and sale-smart, health-smart grocery shopping system combines artificial intelligence, nutritional science and behavioral science to achieve an unparalleled consumer experience. DinnerTime features weekly sales at 85,000 grocery stores nationwide and more than 20 million potential meal combinations, with thousands of kitchen-tested, shoppable, pairable, and scalable recipes to deliciously address every need, taste, and budget.

Members save time and money; and eat 25% more meals made-at-home with grocery ingredients, happier and healthier. Grocers, CPG’s, employers, health plans, pharmacies, clinicians, & wellness companies, partner with us to achieve increased loyalty, larger basket, direct-to-list product recommendations, and improved health. Contact Charlie Moore: