About Us

FirstClass Company

FirstClass Foods is a privately owned meat manufacturing company that has been delivering superb quality products to the food industry for over 55 years. Operating since 1962 in the Los Angeles area, we are a recognized leader in the meat industry.  Over the years, we have developed an unsurpassed reputation for customer satisfaction, as well as the ability to respond to the changing needs of the industry. FirstClass Foods leads the food industry as both a protein supplier and manufacturer.  We specialize in Portion Control of Beef, Pork, Lamb, Veal, Poultry, Seafood, Specialty Products and Custom Further Processing. Our operation offers a variety of fresh and frozen products that are processed to individual customer specifications.

Our state-of-the-art facilities and our in-depth understanding of the total meat-processing spectrum, makes FirstClass Foods a uniquely qualified meat processing company.

Only the Very Best Will Do

FirstClass Foods has always been associated with the very best in the industry. We carry and use only the finest beef available, from Angus, Prime, Choice, Wagyu, Kobe including Grain Fed, Natural, Organic, Grass Fed, Free Range and others.

Delivering Value

This is our secret

Our distribution network services both domestic and international companies, including countries like Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, Mexico, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines and others. Our client list consists of Food Service Distribution companies, meat wholesalers Airline and In-flight Catering, Restaurant, Institutional, Retail Market Case Ready, Cruise Lines and Restaurant Chains.

Superior Service

Quality and Integrity is never compromised

In order to provide the level of service that our customers demand, we have incorporated the latest technological innovations and developments within our industry into our daily operations. Our facility is logistically located in Hawthorne, California, just five minutes from Los Angeles International Airport. Our modern facility is approximately 55,000 square feet and includes a highly advanced processing and storage facility that complies with all United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) requirements and specifications.

Mission Statement

FirstClass Foods is committed to excellence and innovation in the processing of Beef, Veal, Pork, Lamb, Poultry, process meats and game products. Our promise to uphold the highest standards in food safety, procedures and technology is steadfast.

Our facility has always been ahead of its’ time and demonstrates our commitment to keeping pace with processing technology.  FirstClass Foods is a fully integrated company whose proven track record of product excellence and commitment to customer service has made us a leader in the food manufacturing and supply industry.

FirstClass Foods delivers products and services of uncompromising quality and integrity that’s consistent with our brand and image. We are committed to listening to the needs of our customers and business partners followed by swift and effective follow-through.  Our professional environment is one built on open COMMUNICATION, TEAMWORK, TRUST, RESPECT and ACCOUNTABILITY. We adhere to this philosophy and have dedicated ourselves to this way of thinking.

Our Vision

To be the first choice of Food Service professionals, processing and end users by delivering high-quality, innovative products and always striving for continuous improvement.

Our Values

Commitment to our customers, quality performance, teamwork and integrity define our value system as a food manufacturer. We have a passion and concern for people that sets us apart from the rest.