US Foods, has acquired New City Packing Company. The purchase brings a supplier of high-quality steaks and fresh-cut portion meats to restaurants and customers across the country, into the US Foods family.
New City Packing Company was founded in 1884, serves more than 400 customers and operates a 60,000 square foot distribution warehouse and meat cutting facility in Aurora, Ill, according to a press release. This facility will become the new site of US Foods’ Stock Yards Chicago.
“Stock Yards has provided the highest quality steaks and chops to America’s top restaurants for nearly 120 years,” said David Norton, Executive Vice President, Stock Yards. “The addition of the New City Packing Company business and meat cutting operation will expand our customer base and greatly increase efficiencies.”
David Aardema, President of New City Packing Company, will be joining Stock Yard Chicago as General Manager. “I look forward to joining the Stock Yards Chicago team to help ensure a smooth transition for New City customers.”