Harvest Meat acquires some Randall Farms assets
March 12, 2013
by Meat&Poultry Staff
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Harvest Meat Company, Inc. acquired some Randall Farms distribution assets from Randall Foods, Inc. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Harvest will start operating Randall's distribution center in Los Angeles. Harvest already has 11 distribution centers in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, Nebraska, Oregon and Utah.
"We are continuing to invest in the growth of our business. We are branching out and building additional scale around the same fundamental principles that have guided our company for more than 20 years," said Jay Leavy, Harvest CEO. "The Randall distribution business is a good fit for Harvest. We look forward to providing our new customers with the same exceptional service, reliable delivery, superior products and competitive prices that have been hallmarks of Harvest Meat Company since 1989."
Randall Foods will continue processing and marketing its value-added fresh meat products such as the Moist & Tender Chicken, Easy Does It Meal tray packs, marinated meat products and other products. Randall Farms poultry, pork and beef processor and distributor. Its customer base includes retail food outlets and foodservice operators in Southern California, Arizona and Nevada. The company markets more than 500 different beef, chicken, and pork products under the Randall Farms brand name.
"By selling our bulk distribution business, we can focus even more on our processing operation and on delivering the high-quality, value-added products that our customers expect," said Stan Bloom, Randall CEO. "We know our bulk customers are in good hands with Harvest."