Awards & Recognitions


  • The Environmental Protection Agency recognized SFC Global Supply Chain, Inc.’s shipping and freight operations as a 2018 SmartWay High Performer. The recognition is given to companies that achieve significant shipping and freight efficiencies.
  • SFC Global Supply Chain’s pizza facility in Salina was presented with the Gold Pretreatment Compliance Award by the Kansas Water Environment Association. The award is given to companies that exceed federal and local pretreatment compliance requirements.
  • The company received a “Trailblazer” recognition from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota for its efforts and willingness to try new programs designed to improve employee health.
  • Schwan’s Company was named “Recruiting Partner of the Year” by the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management at an on-campus networking event. Schwan’s received the award for its engagement and partnership with the University of Minnesota.
  • Schwan’s Company was honored with the “Emerging Employer” award from Iowa State University. Schwan’s received the award for its brand strength and dedicated presence at the university as an employer with special activities to engage students.


  • United Way of Southwest Minnesota honored employees of Schwan’s subsidiaries and the Schwan’s Corporate Giving Foundation with the Spirit of Caring Award for their continued participation and strong support of the United Way.
  • Jim Spray, mayor of Stilwell, Oklahoma, read a proclamation making Oct. 30, 2017, Schwan’s Pie Day. The designation recognized the 75-year history of a dessert facility in Stilwell. Schwan’s has owned and operated the facility since 2003.