ACH Food Companies, Inc.

ACH Food Companies, Inc. ACH Food Companies Inc. is a wholesale retailer of edible oils, spices, sauces, baking enhancements and seasonings. It is based in Cordova, Tennessee. The company is a subsidiary of Associated British Foods based in London, UK.

History
ACH Food Companies, Inc. was founded in 1995. It was at that time Associated British Foods (ABF) acquired Kraft Food in the U.S. The Kraft Company was renamed as AC HUMKO. But, later the name was again changed to ACH Food Companies, Inc. The company started its business by selling edible oils. Over the next few years, it focused more on improving its quality and gaining good customer feedback.

ACH Food Companies, Inc. bought most of the brands of Unilever in 2002 including Mazola, Karo, Golden Griddle and Argo. Apart from those brands, it also acquired Henri’s, Kingsford’s brands and Tone Brothers, Inc. in 2004. The following year, it also acquired Fleishmann’s.

The next 2 years saw more acquisitions by the company. In 2007, the company tied up with Patak’s Indian Foods and started its distribution in the U.S. It also bought other brands of Unilever including Capullo and acquired other major brands such as Inca and Aladino. Also, it opened a new branch in Mexico City and named it Alimentos Capullo. This store specialized in selling Mexican food products including oils and spices.

In 2008, the company merged with Stratas Foods LLC, owned by Archer Daniels Midland who was also selling edible oils at the time. ACH Company merged its edible oil brands with that of Archer Daniels. Together they introduced new brands, and private labels were formed, leading to huge success of the company. Over the next few years, the company focused on improving its popular brands and acquiring many more companies. With this, it started to grow and expand more rapidly with new branches in Canada and Puerto Rico as well as other states in the US. ACH Food Companies, Inc. also made sure that its employees are the most talented in the industry, offering training and opportunities for further studies.

Stats
Company headquarters: Goodlett Farms Pkwy, Cordova, TN, USA
Ownership: Private, American subsidiary of Associated British Foods.
No of employees: 1990
Geography: Oakbrook and Summit in Illinois, Memphis in Tennessee, Ankeny in Iowa, Ontario in Canada, Mexico City in Mexico, and San Juan in Puerto Rico.
Demography: Natural and Organic

Brands
Argo, Durkee, Fleishmann’s Yeast, French’s, Karo, Kingsford’s Corn Starch, Mazola, Patak’s, Spice Island’s, Tone’s, Weber, Capullo,

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7 Comments

  1. Teresa Lowe February 4, 2018 at 1:29 pm - Reply

    Looking to order French’s brown gravy mix! Cannot find it at our walmart! Help

  2. Sharon. Goubeaux July 20, 2014 at 2:50 pm - Reply

    I live the Trader’s Choice Seasoned Salt but can’t find it anywhere in my area. Is there a supplier near Vandalia, Ohio 45377? The last time I found it I bought two jars and give one to my daughter. I live her but wish I would’ve kept the seasoned salt!

    Thanks for your help.

  3. Mark Gregory January 30, 2014 at 8:34 am - Reply

    I live just south of Raleigh, NC in Johnston County. I love the Richmix None-Dairy Creamer from ACH Food Companies (Memphis, TN).
    Roses and Maxway were the only stores I could find it in but the last 4 or 5 months
    I have not been able to find it. Could you please tell me where I can purchase
    some more. Thank you

  4. Linda Norman June 11, 2013 at 8:34 pm - Reply

    im wanting to buy Spice Islands ground Saigon Cinnamon , as im out . The store where I bought it doesn t have it. I live in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Is it available here.Thank You

  5. Joan Ruddle January 31, 2013 at 11:34 am - Reply

    I have used Henri’s Tas-Tee Dressing for years, now my local stores are not carying it. I shop in Palm Harbor, Fl. 3 Local Publix, Sweebay and WalMart do not carry it. Publix will special order it but, I don’t want to buy that many at a time. Is there another grocer close by that stocks it? Please advize, I just emptied my last bottle!
    Thank You!

  6. Henriette Poitras August 9, 2012 at 1:14 pm - Reply

    I would also know were I can buy or order” Tone’s Rosemary Garlic Seasoning”
    I used to buy it at SAM’s club but they do not carry it anymore. I live on Long Island N.Y.
    I am down to my last tbls.HELP. Henriette Poitras

  7. emory Thacker March 25, 2011 at 9:36 pm - Reply

    The Sams in Annapolis, MD no longer sells Rosemary Garlic Seasoning and I really like the product and would like to purchase a couple of 20 oz bottles.. can I purchase it directly from you or if not, tell me where I can make the purchase..Tones brand..thank you… Emory Thacker…. brotherthacker@yahoo.com

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