US Foods acquires New City Packing
June 4, 2012
by Meat&Poultry Staff
ROSEMONT, Ill. — US Foods has acquired New City Packing Co., a supplier of high-quality steaks and fresh-cut portion meats to restaurants and various customers.
New City Packing Co. has more than 400 customers and has a 60,000-sq.-ft. distribution warehouse and meat cutting facility in Aurora, Ill. The facility will be the new site of US Foods’ Stock Yards Chicago. The current Stock Yards Chicago location will be open until September.
“The addition of the New City Packing Co. business and meat cutting operation will expand our customer base and greatly increase efficiencies,” said David Norton, executive vice-president of Stock Yards.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.