We've designed The Kitchen Circle® program to be simple to participate in.
Just follow these simple steps.
As a member of The Kitchen Circle® program, you have the opportunity to accrue points with every purchase of qualifying products. When you collect enough points, you can redeem them for great rewards. It's the perfect way to get both the products you need and some fantastic items that will surely benefit your program.
The Kitchen Circle® program has replaced the Schwan's Food Service Branded Concepts™ rewards program. These are the benefits and enhancements you'll now enjoy:
Please Note: Members of the Schwan's Food Service Branded Concepts™ rewards program will automatically be enrolled in the new program. No action is necessary.
The Kitchen Circle® program will be based on school years (July 1 - June 30). For example, the first program year will be the 2016 - 2017 school year, running 7/1/16 - 6/30/17.
To earn points, school districts will need to submit case claims within 60 days of the end of each quarter. Quarters are based on the calendar year (January – March, April – June, July – September, October – December).
The number of points eligible to be earned is determined by each district’s member level. To see a full description of each member level, click here
Our expanded eligible products list includes your favorite Big Daddy's®, Beacon Street Café™, Minh®, and Tony's® lunch and breakfast items.
The Kitchen Circle® program makes it easy to submit case claims. Simply login to your account at SchwansKitchenCircle.com, click "Submit New Claims," and follow the instructions. You will need to upload or mail your distributor invoice/velocity report as proof of purchase.
To redeem points, browse and select rewards here.
Points will expire one year from the last date of the previous year. For example, any points earned in year 1 (7/1/2016 – 6/30/2017) will expire on 6/30/2018, regardless of when during the program year the points were accrued.
No, you will automatically be enrolled in The Kitchen Circle® program. You will be awarded a member level based on the number of consecutive school years active in the Schwan's Food Service Branded Concepts™ program.
To make the transition easier, your username/password from the Schwan's Food Service Branded Concepts™ site will carry over to the new site.
Since member levels are based on years of consecutive active membership, you would start off in the Classic level, with the ability to move up as you stay actively engaged in the program going forward.
The Kitchen Circle® program is a revamped rewards program from Schwan’s Food Service. Based on K12 operator feedback, the program was improved to be more valuable and relevant.
The Kitchen Circle® program will be replacing the Schwan’s Food Service Branded Concepts™ rewards program. These are the benefits and enhancements you’ll now enjoy:
Yes, any remaining points you have will be transferred to The Kitchen Circle® program. These points will expire June 30, 2017.
Our expanded eligible products list includes your favorite Big Daddy’s®, Beacon Street Café™, Minh®, and Tony’s® lunch and breakfast items.
You can easily claim cases online or you can mail in claims to:
You should submit cases quarterly for redemption, within 60 days of the end of a quarter.
The number of points needed for each reward vary. Browse our catalog of rewards to determine the number of points required for each item.
3 - 8 weeks for most items. Large equipment items may vary.
Member levels are based on the number of consecutive years of active participation in the program.
Yes, your questions can be answered by visiting www.schwanskitchencircle.com/contact or calling 888-768-7846.
As many as you would like.
Point expiration will be based on Program Year, and will expire 12 months following the end of the program year. For example, 2016-17 Program Year runs 7/1/16-6/30/17, meaning all points earned during the 2016-17 Program Year will expire 6/30/18.