Give Our 60 Years Of Experience A Chance. You’ll Be Glad You Did, And So Will Your Customers.
After many years of growth and expansion, Graves Foods has established itself as a dependable source of foodservice products and services in the Midwest. Our company has built its reputation in Missouri, Oklahoma, Kansas, Arkansas, Iowa & Illinois by delivering the best in customer satisfaction. We supply products and services with a personal touch that only a family could provide. Contact us to find out how we can serve you and your customers today.
FoundedJanuary 1, 1947John Graves Quality Meats is founded by John L. Graves. The company quickly established itself as a consistent purveyor of quality meat products in NW Missouri.
Mr. G’s Meats
Mr. G’s MeatsJanuary 1, 1951John began fabricating portion control steaks and beef patties under the Mr. G’s Quality Cut Meats label, which we continue to proudly sell.
Jefferson CityJanuary 1, 1968Dick Graves, following in his father’s footsteps, established Foods in Jefferson City, MO. Building on their center-of-the-plate expertise, John and Dick began to offer a full-line of frozen foods to their customers.
Joining ForcesJanuary 1, 1989John Graves Quality Meats and Menu Maker Foods joined forces under Dick’s leadership and became members of UniPro Foodservice, a cooperative of independent foodservice distributors.
Family-OwnedJanuary 1, 2014Dick has directed the company to tremendous growth, both geographically and with product diversity. Dick Graves’ wife, Tracy Graves, and children joined the company, coining Menu Maker Foods as a unique and caring third-generation, family-owned wholesale food distributor.
RebrandJuly 1, 2017Graves Menu Maker Foods rebrands to Graves Foods.
Graves Foods Joins GS Foods Group
Graves Foods Joins GS Foods GroupJuly 7, 2022New Partnership Solidifies the Distributor’s Leading Presence in a Key Market & Strengthens Operations for the Future