As the Florida sun blazed overhead, Procurant's Boca Raton offices became an oasis for ice cream aficionados. Partnering with Kilwin's ice cream and Cushman & Wakefield hosted a memorable ice cream social, drawing in tenants and neighboring businesses for a spoonful of community spirit.
Did you know that the average American consumes about 23 pounds of ice cream annually? Or that vanilla continues to be America's favorite flavor, followed closely by chocolate? These fun facts made rounds as guests indulged in many flavors.
But the event was more than just a treat fest. In today's post-pandemic setting, it was a vibrant testament to the power of community and shared experiences. While ice cream's history dates back to the 5th century B.C. when ancient Greeks enjoyed a dish similar to today's ice cream, it was this very modern gathering that highlighted its timeless appeal.
The dairy industry is an integral part of America's agricultural fabric. With the U.S. Department of Agriculture highlighting its contribution of more than $620 billion to the nation's economy each year, every scoop at gatherings like Procurant's ice cream social isn’t just a treat — it's a testament to the hard work of countless farmers, producers, and retailers. Such events serve as both a celebration of community and a recognition of the vital sectors that underpin these sweet moments.
While Procurant's freezer may run out of ice cream occasionally, its doors are always open for a friendly chat and community bonding.
Procurant is transforming the global food supply chain with technology to reduce waste, increase visibility, improve food safety and digitize business from production to consumption. The company was founded by industry veterans with decades of experience delivering solutions to growers, shippers, distributors, retailers and foodservice operators.