Company Overview

Since our founding in 1972, it has been our ongoing goal to provide both superior service and the highest quality ingredients to the food industry, while serving as an extension of our suppliers to the marketplace.  We value our employees’ strengths and dedication and seek to provide opportunities for their growth within the company. 

Essex’s family of customers, employees and suppliers have been the cornerstone of our success. We make it our business to understand customers’ challenges and to recognize, identify, and anticipate industry trends.  Customers count on us to deliver consistently high quality products and innovative solutions. We are the voice and connection between customers and suppliers and we strive to achieve the same high standards that we hold suppliers to – product quality, product safety and innovation.  We pride ourselves on our dedication to service and attention to details. 

These qualities have helped us to continue on the path of growth and have enhanced our ability to service customers and suppliers in the best way possible.  The customer’s satisfaction has always been the number one priority and the key to our success. 

Essex Food Ingredients is part of the Skidmore Sales & Distributing family including Processor's Choice located in Moody, AL.