Founded in 1860, Ruprecht Company is one of the leading privately held meat processors and distributors throughout the United States. The company is a family-owned business that serves the foodservice and retail markets. It supplies meat to various hotels, restaurants and institutions. The company s products are available in portable packets for distribution. It employs chefs who offer customized services, including steak cutting, cooking and packaging meat products. The company offers a variety of products that includes strip steaks, fillets, tender lions, lamb chops and seasoned chicken dishes. Ruprecht Company has partnerships with Smithfield Foods, National Beef and Cargill. The company maintains an office in Chicago.