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Established in 1993, JA Foodservice is a woman-owned, Midwest-based business dedicated to providing superior and affordable food for meal programs.

Founder, Jackie Abbott, created JA Foodservice with the vision of feeding area seniors and schools. Out of that vision, we expanded to a company serving thousands of meals per day to food banks, day care centers, senior centers, schools, universities, Boys and Girls Clubs and more, with integrity and compassion.

Through our service centers in the Midwest, our shelf-stable meals are hand-packed by JA Foodservice employees and delivered both locally and nationally. Whether you require a hot, chilled, frozen, or customizable shelf-stable meal plan, we are committed to offering nutrition-conscious products of the highest quality and value. Targeted at K-12, college, and senior markets, our innovative products are excellent solutions for:

  • Emergency meals
  • Home-delivered hot lunches
  • Summer feeding programs
  • A convenient, nutritious meal to enjoy

JA Foodservice continues to grow steadily, adding employees each year. Through tough economic times, we expanded services and launched new products. From packing emergency meals for victims of Hurricane Katrina, to delivering meals to area homebound people, to providing job training for autistic and handicapped workers, we are involved in our community.

We understand that every customer has different foodservice needs. By actively partnering with JA Foodservice, our customers benefit from customized menu designs, reduced meal expenses, simplified ordering processes and are better able to maximize their entire nutrition program.

Our Mission

  • To nourish the young and the old… in body, mind, and spirit
  • To provide overall satisfaction through our brands and our actions
  • To create value and make a difference by going the extra mile

Our Vision

To increase the value of our company and our diversified brands by exceeding our customers’ expectations and by being a company most admired for its people, partnerships and performance.

Nutritious foods are the building blocks for each menu and are hand-packed for food banks, universities, senior homes, day cares and individual customers.

We offer meals on wheels delivery across West Michigan for our feeding programs.
455 Post Road • Buchanan, MI 49107 (map) T: 800.592.1173 • 269.926.2800

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Ready to order some meals for your feeding program?

Contact JA FoodService by phone at:

P: 269.926.2800 or 800.592.1173

Established in 1993, JA Foodservice is dedicated to providing superior and affordable heated, chilled, frozen, or customized feeding programs.