Foodservice Training Portal provides staffing solutions for Performance Foodservice

Foodservice Training Portal provides staffing solutions for Performance Foodservice
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Foodservice Training Portal provides staffing solutions for Performance Foodservice

Foodservice Training Portal provides staffing solutions for Performance Foodservice

PFG clients to receive a discounted rate on food safety, sales and service learning solutions

Raleigh, NC  (  Foodservice Training Portal is proud to announce the addition of its cloud-based talent training tools to the Performance Foodservice SPARK program. SPARK offers value-added business resources to program participants at discounted rates.

Foodservice Training Portal provides cloud-based staff onboarding solutions for the foodservice, hospitality, food manufacturing and processing, grocery and retail beverage industries. The company offers an unlimited per location delivery model combined with a flat-rate, per location pricing structure built specifically for the foodservice/hospitality industry. Access to on-demand, unlimited training allows for operations to educate their staffs when and where it is convenient, while the flat-rate pricing prevents high turnover from being a cost prohibitive factor in training.

The courses offered include:

  • Basic Food Safety eStart: Non-management food safety training. Introduces the learner to critical issues of safe food handling & preparation, equipping them with all the practical skills & knowledge required to be a part of the food flow process. Aligns with all major Managerial Certification programs and the current FDA Food Code. Approved by the Texas DSHS (Program #59) & Compliant with the Illinois Food Handler Regulation Enforcement Act (Program #14-041).
  • Intro to Wine: A comprehensive and engaging beverage education that serves as foundational knowledge for any foodservice/hospitality/retail employee that participates in the sales and/or service of wine.
  • Beer & Spirits: Provides employees with the essential knowledge they need to sell, communicate about and serve alcoholic beverages (beer, cocktails & distilled spirits) to customers.

“The current rate of turnover in the foodservice industry hovers around 120% and the average cost of training a foodservice employee ranges from $1500-1800. With use of our courses, clients are able to cut their onboarding costs by over 90%.  This ability to not only cut costs, but also to increase efficiency and sales while improving the customer experience has proven to be truly valuable to our clients and we look forward to providing the same benefits to PFG customers,” stated Eric Webster, Managing Director, Foodservice Training Portal.

PFG clients purchasing Foodservice Training Portal courseware through the SPARK program will receive a 15% discount of off the regular price of $299/per location, per year.

About Foodservice Training Portal

Foodservice Training Portal is a leader in the field of e-Learning and hospitality talent training solutions. The company provides cloud-based education tools for their customers, who range from single location foodservice operations to national institutional feeders. The company currently serves over 1,000 customers providing solutions to assist clients in effectively achieving their training goals. For more information, visit

About Performance Foodservice

Through its leading family of foodservice distributors – Performance Foodservice, Vistar and PFG Customized Distribution, Performance Food Group, Inc. (PFG) delivers over 150,000 national and proprietary-branded food and food-related products to more than 150,000 independent and national chain restaurants, quick-service eateries, pizzerias, theaters, schools, hotels, health care facilities and other institutions. PFG operates one of the nation’s largest private truck fleets, as well as 67 distribution centers and 11 Merchant’s Mart locations across the United States. The company currently employs more than 12,000 people nationwide. For more information, visit

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