With an average of 40% of all food grown or produced in the U.S. thrown into landfills each year, we see an opportunity to work with suppliers and foodservice buyers to make sure “all food is used... with good purpose.”
We believe in foodservice buying that positively impacts the environment and our communities. As a customer, you can save an average of 35% on the same high-quality ingredients broadliners carry, while creating dishes that tell a powerful story.JOIN THE MOVEMENT
Farmers often see an oversupply of product due to an extra bountiful harvest or to maintain the strict supply requirements set by grocery stores. Additionally, suppliers are often stuck with an excess of product due to buyers backing out of large orders or changes in the market. With no outlet for oversupply product, these perfectly good ingredients often end up in landfills.
Out-of-spec products didn’t meet a specific cosmetic, packaging, or dating requirement set by the buyer. Products often end up in funny shapes, have minor insect damage, or blemishes due to harsh weather conditions. Another common reason for waste is when brands update packaging, their current products are taken off the shelves. Lastly, grocery stores turn away products with unregulated best by dates that are too close to the receiving date.
We build real relationships with local farmers, producers, and ranchers in our communities to help increase their access into the foodservice industry.
Our online Marketplace features a variety of everyday items, including our Butcher's Choice line, sourced under a traditional procurement model to offer our customers consistent and predictable supply.
Partnering with FoodMaven makes shopping for ingredients easy! All of our products are listed online with transparent pricing and inventory counts. We have tools in place to make searching, browsing, and repeat ordering simple for the products you need, like local or retail packed.
We care about where our food comes from and know you do too. That’s why we publish sourcing stories and supplier profiles online. This allows you to share the impact your ingredients have on the environment and community with your staff and customers.
We are committed to using high-quality impact ingredients to help you grow your business. If you don’t see a specific product you’re looking for, let us know! Our team will work with you to meet your needs.
We source a variety of high-quality meat cuts and grinds from both local and national brands, including our own Butcher’s Choice brand.
From the whole fish to prepared meals, our seafood collection is packaged and stored for optimal freshness.
Our rotating selection of seasonal and everyday produce are sourced from local farmers and trusted suppliers.
Shop a variety of local eggs as well as everyday and specialty cheeses stored following our quality assurance protocols for freshness.
From cooking oils to bread to seasoning, we have the pantry staples your kitchen needs on a daily basis.
We carry a variety of high-quality prepared appetizers, sides, entrees, and proteins for restaurants, institutions, and retail.
Shop these responsibly sourced product collections only on the FoodMaven Marketplace.
Our selection of high quality, affordable meat grinds, cuts, and bundles are produced daily at our Colorado USDA meat processing facility. Using everyday and impact ingredients, we’re able to responsibly source and produce bulk packaged frozen meats at wholesale prices.LEARN MORE
Our friends at Ardent Mills are dedicated to working with farmers and supporting their transition to organic through subsidies, educational resources, and creating markets for their high-quality products. We are the proud exclusive carrier of Ardent Mill’s Transitional All-Purpose Flour, a completely unique, quality non-GMO flour produced without bromates, bleach, or enrichments.LEARN MORE