Fox River Foods is a privately owned, broad-line distributor located at Illinois southwest of Chicago. Fox River Foods started as a meat locker plant in 1948. In 1957, special lines of dry frozen and refrigerated products were added to the locker operation in order to service the retail market. Responding to the changing market conditions during the mid-60's, Fox River Foods specialized as a wholesale food distributor. Over the next 10 years, the company evolved into a full-line foodservice distributor in response to the requirements of their customers.
In 1972 the company moved to its present 174,000 sq. feet warehouse in Montgomery. From Asparagus to Zucchini, Fox River Foods can handle your Produce needs. Purchasing from direct shipping points and a terminal market, enables their customers to provide with the Fresh Produce at competitive prices.
Around 54 years of experience in the meat business allows Fox River Foods to offer a two-pronged Meat Program to our customers, i.e. a full-line "Boxed Meat Program" including primals, sub-primals and fabricated beef products and a Custom-cut program of prepared steaks, chops, roasts, sausage and lucheon meats the way you want them.
Fox River Foods maintains a constant stock of over 2000 Dry Items, consisting of all major national brands and our own "House" brands under the Fox's yellow and blue labels and the Jason label. Fox River stocks a wide selection of paper and plastic items, soaps and chemicals, silverware, glassware and table-top items. Also large equipment items are purchased on a special-order basis for their customers.
Their inventory of Frozen Products includes Vegetables and Seafood, Dinner Entrees, Desserts, Juices and Snacks, Appetizers, Bakery Products. Fox River Foods operates regularly-scheduled routes covering most of a 6-State area consisting of All of Illinois and Indiana, Eastern Iowa, Southern Michigan, Eastern Missouri and Southern Wisconsin. Delivery service is custom-tailored to the specific requirements of each customer. To insure timely and safe delivery of customer orders, Fox River Foods operates a 60 vehicle fleet of multi-temperature Trucks, Tractor-Trailers and Vans outfitted with modern equipment to handle Dry, Refrigerated and Frozen Product.
In addition to a complete line of soaps, chemicals, laundry and floor-care products, Fox River Foods provides In-House and Manufacturer expertise to assist you in meeting sanitation requirements.
Also, Dispenser specialists at Fox River not only assist with machine selection, but also provide installation and on-going servicing of your dispenser equipment.
Fox River Foods IncPosted on Mar 11, 2006