Somerset Foods Service Inc


Somerset Foods Service Inc was established in 1962 as a retail frozen food distributor. The company continues to be an independent broad-line distributor, specializing in servicing the needs of single unit, independent operators as well as multi-unit regional and national chains. They can react much more quickly to changes in industry and customers needs.

The company is conveniently located close to several major highway systems.  I-75 North is 18 miles from their facility and I-75 South is 24 miles from them.  The Cumberland Parkway allows access to I-65 North and South, and the Daniel Boone Parkway East allows access to Eastern Kentucky and North East Tennessee. In that contains Dry warehouse 50,481 sq. ft., Freezer in 38,280 sq. ft, 9 Dry dock doors, 10 Refrigerated dock doors. Their warehouse is regularly inspected by ASI to verify compliance to health and food safety standards.

Somerset Foods Service tries hard to offer not only ideas, but also proven marketing strategies designed to improve their customerÂâ€Ã¢„¢s presence in their respective market segment. In that ideas consist of Flyer allowances, Menu analysis, and Customized in-house programs.
Groceries are distributed to their customers from four points. The majority of customers are delivered directly from their warehouse located in Somerset, KY.  In addition to main warehouse facility. They have shuttle drops, Delivery Equipment consist of 32 trucks, all trailers can maintain 3 separate temperatures, tractors and trailers are maintained daily by an outside firm to keep the equipment in top condition. There are two Service Technicians at Somerset Food Service, Duties include installation and maintenance of institutional dish machines, chemical mix-mate pumps and coffee and tea service, laundry and ware wash dispensers.

Systems technology is an essential component of any food service distributor. The company is dedicated to maintaining leading edge technology for all aspects of the business.  There are several methods available for order entry. The company uses Target Data Systems software to manage all of its electronic foodservice information.

The company manufacturing the products canned Goods, Grocery, Disposables, Tea, Coffee, & Supplies, and Meats Fresh. Somerset Food Service is an independently owned distributor, specializing in a broad line of products particularly suited for end-users serving large volumes of food.
The company mission is to be a financially sound, independent, regional, broad line distributor and focusing on the needs of single and multi-unit customers.